Crew list of Ships hit by U-boats

Joseph S. Brown

Merchant Navy. British

Born  22 Oct 1912Pitlochry, Perthshire, Scotland

Roster information listed for Joseph S. Brown

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
Empire BreezeSteam merchantRadio Officer25 Aug 1942U-176 (1)

Personal information

According to his son, Brown was the last to leave the ship and the next morning he and two others, including the Master went back on board the stricken ship to get much needed supplies for the survivors on the boats. He managed to transit for a help from a portable unit.


  1. Personal communication

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