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James Todd Burton

Merchant Navy. British

Born  13 Sep 1914Belfast, Northern Ireland
Died  16 Feb 1942(27)Aruba, Netherlands West Indies

Roster information listed for James Todd Burton

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
PedernalesSteam tankerThird Engineer Officer16 Feb 1942 (+)U-156 (1)

Personal information

Son of William James and Elizabeth Burton, of Belfast, Northern Ireland. James Todd Burton was severely injured during the attack on Pedernales, lowered into a lifeboat by other survivors and shortly afterwards landed at the coast of Aruba. He died of burns in a hospital later that day and was buried the next day in Oranjestad, Aruba.

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