Merchant Navy (R146786). British
|Born||28 Feb 1916||Patrick, Glasgow|
Roster information listed for James Campbell
|Ship||Type||Rank / role||Attacked on||Boat|
|Oakcrest||Steam merchant||Sailor||23 Nov 1940||U-123 (1)|
James Campbell survived when the British motor tanker Inverlane was mined on 14 December 1939. In November 1940 he lost both legs below the knee to frostbite after surviving an arduous voyage in a lifeboat from the Oakcrest.