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Samuel Norman Sampson

Merchant Marine. Canadian

Born  13 Sep 1920
Died  22 Aug 2000(79)

Photo courtesy of John Sampson

Roster information listed for Samuel Norman Sampson

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
Sir HuonMotor merchantChief Radio Officer30 Aug 1942U-66 (1)

Personal information

Samuel Norman Sampson survived the sinking of Sir Huon in the lifeboat that was picked up by the Tambour, which landed the survivors in Paramaribo but was herself sunk a few weeks later.

Photos taken by Samuel N. Sampson while serving aboard Sir Huon, courtesy of his son John.


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