Crew list of Ships hit by U-boats

Francis Oliver Ellison, Jr.

USCG. American

Born  21 Jul 1925
Died  16 Nov 2007(82)Crane, TX


 Bronze Star

Roster information listed for Francis Oliver Ellison, Jr.

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
USS Menges (DE 320)Destroyer escortCrew member3 May 1944U-371 (1)

Personal information

Francis Oliver "Jack" Ellison survived the sinking of USS Menges and waited in the water for 18 hours before he was rescued with several other people.


  1. Personal communication

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