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Kanroku Murakami

Merchant Navy. British

Born  21 Jul 1893Iyo, Japan
Died   1961(67)

Roster information listed for Kanroku Murakami

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
Fort ConcordSteam merchantAble Seaman12 May 1943U-456

Personal information

Brother of Kiyoshi Mayehara, of Colbren, South Wales. Kanroku Murakami became a naturalized British subject in December 1938 and lived in Swansea. He had already served on British merchant ships during the First World War and was torpedoed once. His experienced his third sinking during the Second World War with the loss of Fort Concord and survived being 44 days adrift on a raft in the North Atlantic.

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