Crew list of Ships hit by U-boats

John Henry Garvey

Merchant Navy. Irish

Born   1922Dublin
Died  4 Mar 1943(21)

Roster information listed for John Henry Garvey

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
City of PretoriaSteam merchantApprentice4 Mar 1943 (+)U-172 (1)

Personal information

Son of Patrick and Hilda Garvey, of Howth, Co. Dublin, Republic of Ireland. John took passage aboard City of Pretoria to take leave at home in Howth, where his father was the harbor master at the time. He had just left his brother in New York who as it happens was returning his belongings to Ireland as his ship was returning to Dublin in Ireland.

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