Crew list of Ships hit by U-boats

John McElhone

RN. British

Born   1924

Roster information listed for John McElhone

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
DalframSteam merchantDEMS gunner4 Aug 1943U-181 (1)

Personal information

John McElhone survived the sinking of Dalfram in a lifeboat that came ashore on Reunion Island. He was then shipped off to Nairobi, then then to a coffee plantation for R&R before getting back to a ship.


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