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Alexander Thomson Johnstone

Merchant Navy. British

Born   1886Warrington
Died  3 May 1941(55)


 Mentioned in Despatches (MID)

Roster information listed for Alexander Thomson Johnstone

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
Empire EnduranceSteam merchantChief Engineer Officer20 Apr 1941 (+)U-73 (1)

Personal information

Son of Walter and Adaline Sime Thomson Johnstone, of Bootle, Lancashire; brother of Helen Johnstone, of Liverpool. Also served in the First World War. He survived the sinking of Empire Endurance, but died of exposure in the lifeboat in charge of the master.

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