Miriam J. Etter
|Born||25 Feb 1939||Johannesburg, South Africa|
Roster information listed for Miriam J. Etter
|Ship||Type||Rank / role||Attacked on||Boat|
|City of New York||Motor passenger ship||Passenger||29 Mar 1942||U-160|
Daughter of Samuel and Sarah L. Etter (nee Glazeraite), of Harrisburg, PA. She was on passage aboard City of New York together with her mother, returning home from Luipaardsvlei, Transvaal, South Africa. They abandoned ship together in a lifeboat but it wasn’t located until 11 April 1942 and her mother died just hours before the occupants were rescued.
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