Crew list of Ships hit by U-boats

Herbert Edward Simson

USNR (7077301). American

Roster information listed for Herbert Edward Simson

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
YorkmarSteam merchantSignalman9 Oct 1943U-645 (1)

Personal information

Herbert Edward Simson survived the sinking of Yorkmar, was rescued by HMCS Kamloops and landed in Londonderry. He was repatriated aboard the US Army transport George W. Geothals and later served on the Liberty ship Chung Shan.


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