Crew list of Ships hit by U-boats

David Grant

Merchant Navy (R195529). British

Born   1908

Roster information listed for David Grant

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
Empire UnityMotor tankerDonkeyman and Greaser5 May 1945U-979 (1)

Personal information

David Grant served aboard Empire Unity from 4 December 1943 to 13 March 1946 and sailed in the convoys UR-153, RU-154, UR-158, RU-159 and UR-161. In convoy RU-161 his ship was torpedoed and he was one of the men who reboarded the damaged tanker and managed to nurse her back to Iceland.


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