Merchant Navy. British
|Born||1899||Isle of Jura|
|Died||28 Jun 1942||(43)|
Roster information listed for John Watson
|Ship||Type||Rank / role||Attacked on||Boat|
|Zealand||Steam merchant||Able Seaman||28 Jun 1942 (+)||U-97 (1)|
Son of John and Isabella Watson, of Rosyth, Fife. His brother, David Thomas Taylor Watson, also died on service when the British troop transport Khedive Ismail was torpedoed and sunk by the Japanese submarine I-27 on 18 February 1944.