Crew list of Ships hit by U-boats

James Atkinson

Merchant Navy. British

Born   1920Jarrow, Co. Durham
Died  17 Mar 1942(22)


4 Aug 1942King's Commendation (C) (posthumous)

Roster information listed for James Atkinson

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
San DemetrioMotor tankerFourth Engineer Officer17 Mar 1942 (+)U-404 (1)

Personal information

Son of Andrew Cosser Mather and Louisa Atkinson, of Primrose, Jarrow, Co. Durham; husband of Olive Atkinson, of Hebburn, Co. Durham. His brothers George Atkinson and William Hunter Atkinson also died on service.

Crew list for Ships hit by U-boats