Crew list of Ships hit by U-boats

James Benedict Clannon

Merchant Navy. Canadian

Born   1922
Died  5 Feb 1942(20)

Roster information listed for James Benedict Clannon

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
MontroliteMotor tankerMessman5 Feb 1942 (+)U-109 (1)

Personal information

Son of Mary Clannon, of Little Anse, Nova Scotia. He served aboard Montrolite together with his brother Peter Martin Clannon. They were both lost in the sinking, reportedly one of them was about to get in a lifeboat until he noticed his brother was missing, went back into the ship and was never seen again. Their first cousin Joseph E. Clannon was also aboard and survived.

Crew list for Ships hit by U-boats