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John O'Dowd

Merchant Navy. Australian

Born   1889Sydney, NSW


14 Sep 1943British Empire Medal (BEM)

Roster information listed for John O'Dowd

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
British ColonySteam tankerBoatswain (Bosun)14 May 1942U-162 (1)

Personal information

Repatriated aboard Robert E. Lee from Barbados on 23 June 1942, arriving at New Orleans on 30 June.


  1. The National Archives (T 335/72)

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