FISHER, Roger Roland Sutton

1919 - 1992

Born at Dover, Kent on 30 August 1919, son of Arthur R. Fisher and his wife Eileen F. M. née Best, who married at Dover in 1918. He spent 37 years in the Royal Navy which gave his pictures great authenticity and was elected to the Royal Society of Marine Artists in 1983. He exhibited at the Society of Marine Artists, at the Wapping Group of Artists and Armed Forces' Art Society. The Royal Naval Lifeboat Institution and Yarrow Shipbuilders hold example of his work. He married at Westminster in 1948, June Agnes Foster and they lived at Snape, near Woodbridge, Suffolk where he died in December 1992 and buried in St John the Baptist New Cemetery, Snape, MI.

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