Crew list of Ships hit by U-boats

David McAllister

Merchant Navy. British


8 Feb 1944King's Commendation (C)

Roster information listed for David McAllister

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
City of VeniceSteam passenger shipCadet4 Jul 1943U-409 (1)

Personal information

Cadet McAllister acted as messenger between the master and the chief officer during the abandonment of City of Venice and rendered valuable assistance in sounding holds below deck. He behaved in a very cool and outstanding manner throughout.


  1. The National Archives (T 335/81)

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