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John Lawrie

Merchant Navy. British

Born   1889Kilmarnock
Died  8 Aug 1942(53)


16 Feb 1917DSC
11 Aug 1917DSO
30 Oct 1917Bar to DSC
 Order of the Red Banner
8 Dec 1942King's Commendation (C) (posthumous)

Roster information listed for John Lawrie

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
TrehataSteam merchantMaster8 Aug 1942 (+)U-176 (1)

Personal information

Son of James and Euphemia Lawrie; husband of Sigrid E. Lawrie, of Troon, Ayshire. He was awarded the DSO, DSC, Bar to the DSC and Order of the Red Banner as Lieutenant in the RNR for services in action with enemy submarines during the First World War.

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