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John Tollett

Merchant Navy (R195639). British

Born  22 Mar 1905New Brighton
Died  26 May 1981(76)Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia

Roster information listed for John Tollett

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
HyltonMotor merchantOfficer29 Mar 1941U-48 (1)

Personal information

John "Jack" Tollett joined the Merchant Navy in December 1919 and became an officer, but injuries sustained in the sinking of Hylton ended his career. In 1961 he and his family migrated to Australia.


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