Crew list of Ships hit by U-boats

John Dennis Walter

RN (JX 388523). British

Born  4 Dec 1924

Roster information listed for John Dennis Walter

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
HMS Tweed (K 250)FrigateAble Seaman7 Jan 1944U-305 (1)

Personal information

John Dennis Walter served at the 4 inch guns aboard HMS Tweed and survived with blast injuries and swallowing fuel oil that had just been taken on board. He was picked up by HMS Nene after 6 hours, having watched the other warships initially leave and later return because of U-boats still being in the area. John was then assigned to HMS Hind after two weeks survivors leave.


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