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Willie De Souza

Civilian. Brazilian

Born  20 Jan 1894Bedford, VA
Died  9 Jan 1948(53)Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil

Roster information listed for Willie De Souza

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
CayrĂșSteam merchantPassenger9 Mar 1942U-94

Personal information

Daughter of William Robert and Pike English Saunders; sister of Richard Saunders, of Bedford, VA; wife of Francisco Xavier de Souza, of Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. Willie de Souza (nee Saunders) and her daughter June Anne were on passage from Rio de Janeiro to New York aboard CayrĂș to visit her family, both survived the sinking.

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