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William Arthur Allon

Merchant Navy. British

Born   1914
Died  25 Jan 1943(29)

Photo courtesy of Bill Allon, son of James Joseph Allon


13 May 1941MBE

Roster information listed for William Arthur Allon

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
LackenbySteam merchantMaster25 Jan 1943 (+)U-624

Personal information

Son of J.J. and Clara Clark Allon; grandson of Mrs. H. Bolton, of South Shields, Co. Durham. He was awarded the MBE as chief officer aboard the British steam merchant Crackshot in May 1941. His brother James Joseph Allon was in command of HMS Kenilworth Castle during the war and participated in the sinkings of U-744 and U-1200.

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