Crew list of Ships hit by U-boats

Donald Westall Staddon

Merchant Navy (R250808). British

Born  12 Feb 1925Blackhill

Roster information listed for Donald Westall Staddon

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
AthelsultanMotor tankerApprentice23 Sep 1942U-617 (1)
Scottish HeatherSteam tankerApprentice27 Dec 1942U-225 (1)

Personal information

Donald Westall Staddon was one of the three survivors picked up by HMCS Weyburn after the sinking of Athelsultan.

More information about his wartime service is available on the websites BBC WW2 People's War and BBC Royal British Legion Festival of Remembrance.


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