Crew list of Ships hit by U-boats

John Mansfield Thompson

Merchant Navy. British

Born   1921
Died   1996(75)

Roster information listed for John Mansfield Thompson

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
VimeiraSteam tankerCrew member11 Aug 1942U-109

Personal information

John Mansfield Thompson survived the sinking of Vimeira in the lifeboat in charge of the second officer and landed after an eventful voyage in Takoradi on 20 September. Ten days later he boarded the Belgian steam merchant Thysville at Sekondi, arriving in Freetown on 13 October, where he boarded a troop transport for repatriation.

Crew list for Ships hit by U-boats