Crew list of Ships hit by U-boats

James Coates

Merchant Navy. British

Born   1908


5 Jan 1943King's Commendation (C)

Roster information listed for James Coates

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
Rio BlancoSteam merchantCook1 Apr 1942U-160

Personal information

He was one of the nine survivors from Rio Blanco, who were rescued by HMS Hertfordshire and landed at Norfolk, VA.

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Crew list for Ships hit by U-boats