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Gwilym Glyndwr John

Merchant Navy (R260069). British

Born  31 Mar 1923Llanelli, Carmarthenshire
Died  21 Jan 2010(86)Llanelli, Carmarthenshire

Photo courtesy of Steve Llewelyn

Roster information listed for Gwilym Glyndwr John

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
Cape of Good HopeMotor merchantSecond Radio Officer11 May 1942U-502 (1)

Personal information

He was one of the 18 survivors from Cape of Good Hope who made landfall on Tortola, Virgin Islands.


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