Leon Otto Everett
Merchant Navy. British
Roster information listed for Leon Otto Everett
|Ship||Type||Rank / role||Attacked on||Boat|
|Bonheur||Steam merchant||Master||15 Oct 1940||U-138|
|Willimantic||Steam merchant||Master||24 Jun 1942||U-156|
Leon Otto Everett had already experienced two sinkings when Bonheur was sunk by U-138 (Lüth) on 15 Oct, 1940 and Swinburne by a German Fw200 aircraft of KG 40 west of Ireland on 26 Feb, 1941. He was taken prisoner by the U-boat that sank Willimantic and was landed at Lorient, France on 7 July 1942 and taken to the POW camp Marlag und Milag Nord (POW No. 718).
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