Brian Gray Booker
Merchant Navy. British
|Born ||27 Dec 1924||Highbury|
|Died ||15 Jan 1942||(17)|
Roster information listed for Brian Gray Booker
|Ship||Type||Rank / role||Attacked on||Boat|
|Coimbra||Steam tanker||Third Radio Officer||15 Jan 1942 (+)||U-123 (1)|
Personal informationSon of W.H.T. and D. Erma Booker, of Henfield, Sussex. He was one of the twelve survivors from Coimbra who survived the sinking in a swamped lifeboat, but died of exposure and shock before the last two men were rescued by USS Rowan about 12 hours after the sinking.