Crew list of Ships hit by U-boats

James Cartwright

Merchant Navy. British

Born   1915Crewe
Died  22 Jul 1942(27)

Roster information listed for James Cartwright

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
Avila StarSteam passenger shipAssistant Steward6 Jul 1942 (+)U-201 (1)

Personal information

Son of Samuel and Emily Cartwright, of South Lambeth, London. His brother, CQMS Samuel Cartwright, died on service in the United Kingdom on 7 November 1940. James Cartwright died from exposure in a lifeboat after the sinking of Avila Star and was buried at sea.

Crew list for Ships hit by U-boats