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Leonard Ashton

Merchant Navy (R284922). British

Born  23 Nov 1920London

Roster information listed for Leonard Ashton

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
DelfshavenSteam merchantAble Seaman7 Aug 1942U-572 (1)

Personal information

Son of Mrs. R. Ashton, of East Ham, London. He was interned in French Guinea after the sinking of Delfshaven and was after a few months repatriated to the UK.


  1. The National Archives (BT 373/78)

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