Crew list of Ships hit by U-boats

David Gryffydd Jones

RAF. British

Born  18 Apr 1923Deri, Caerphilly

Roster information listed for David Gryffydd Jones

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
StrathallanTroop transportPassenger21 Dec 1942U-562 (1)

Personal information

David Gryffydd Jones later told his family that he spent several hours in the water after the sinking of Strathallan. He used to be teased because he carried his money in a belt around his waist - he had the last laugh as he managed to save it.


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