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Walter Louis Kielek

Merchant Marine (Z 290820). American

Born  26 Oct 1920Baltimore, MD
Died  22 Sep 1975(54)Corpus Christi, TX

Roster information listed for Walter Louis Kielek

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
City of FlintSteam merchantMessman25 Jan 1943U-575 (1)

Personal information

Son of Adam and Catherine Kielek, of Baltimore, MD. He was one of ten survivors from City of Flint who were rescued by HMS Quadrant after 46 days in a lifeboat.


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