Crew list of Ships hit by U-boats

Edwin C. Bennett

Merchant Marine. American

Roster information listed for Edwin C. Bennett

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
DelfinaSteam merchantFirst Mate5 Jun 1942U-172

Personal information

Edwin C. Bennett guided the lowering of the only lifeboat that could be launched after Delfina was torpedoed, but it then pulled away leaving him and some others behind. He had sustained a broken rib and was hospitalized in San Juan after being rescued.

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