Crew list of Ships hit by U-boats

Wadsworth Hail Davis

RAF. British

Born   1921

Roster information listed for Wadsworth Hail Davis

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
AnselmTroop transportPassenger (Corporal)5 Jul 1941U-96 (1)

Personal information

Wadsworth Hail Davis was on passage to Freetown aboard Anselm when she was torpedoed. He was seen floating in the water when somebody saw his face muscles move, was dragged into a lifeboat, given artificial respiration and luckily survived.


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