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Geoffrey Ernest Siedle

Civilian. British

Born  23 Nov 1898Swansea
Died  Oct 1967(68)Palm Beach County, FL

Roster information listed for Geoffrey Ernest Siedle

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
City of New YorkMotor passenger shipPassenger29 Mar 1942U-160

Personal information

Son of Albert Ernest and Mable Siedle, of London. Salesman for H.J. Heinz Company, of Pittsburgh, PA. He was rescued by USS Roper after the sinking of City of New York in April 1942 and married Margaret Helen Shortreed at Pittsburgh, PA on 4 July 1942.

Geoffrey Ernest Siedle had been a pilot in the Royal Naval Air Service (RNAS) since 28 May 1917, later flew D.H.4 bombers in 205 Squadron RAF and was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross as Lieutenant on 5 July 1918.

Crew list for Ships hit by U-boats