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Ambrose Toward Lisher

Merchant Navy (819237). British

Born  8 Feb 1901South Shields
Died  2 Nov 1942(41)

Roster information listed for Ambrose Toward Lisher

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
YorkmoorSteam merchantGreaser28 May 1942U-506 (1)
Empire GilbertSteam merchantGreaser2 Nov 1942 (+)U-586 (2)

Personal information

Son of Luke and Sarah Jane Lisher (nee Toward); brother of Mrs. Mary Hart, of South Shields. He was one of the 17 survivors of Yorkmoor who was rescued by Laguna.


  1. NARA: Survivors report of Yorkmoor

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