Crew list of Ships hit by U-boats

George Roskell

RN (JX 208391). British

Born  31 Dec 1920Walmer Bridge, Lancashire
Died   1998(77)

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Roster information listed for George Roskell

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
Empire NorsemanSteam tankerChief Petty Officer (DEMS gunner)23 Feb 1943U-382 (1)

Personal information

A poultry farmers son’ born in the small mill village of Walmer Bridge, near Preston, Lancashire. He joined the Royal Navy in September 1939 and also served on the convoys to North Russia.


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Crew list for Ships hit by U-boats