Crew list of Ships hit by U-boats

Fred Courtney Clawson

USN (6103644). American

Born  27 Sep 1918Mercer County, Illinois

Roster information listed for Fred Courtney Clawson

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
USS Tasker H. Bliss (AP 42)Troop transportMotor Machinist’s Mate First Class12 Nov 1942U-130 (1)

Personal information

Fred C. Clawson was severely burned during the sinking of USS Tasker H. Bliss and spent a year at Portsmouth Naval Hospital and 6 months at Great Lakes Naval Hospital recovering from his injuries.


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