Crew list of Ships hit by U-boats

George Richard Houston

USN (3217687). American

Born  22 Feb 1925Dow City, IA
Died  30 Aug 1944(19)

Roster information listed for George Richard Houston

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
JacksonvilleTurbine tankerBoatswain’s Mate Second Class30 Aug 1944 (+)U-482 (1)

Personal information

Son of Mr. and Mrs. George Houston, of Dow City, IA. He was the fourth eldest of a total of twenty children, one of eleven brothers, all but two (Edward was hit and killed by a car at age 6 and Jerry was injured in a car accident at age 16) served in the US military, the eldest four in the Second World War and James Leslie Houston was reported missing in action in Korea on 14 February 1951.

Crew list for Ships hit by U-boats