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Francis Joseph Pemberton

Merchant Navy (R254358). British

Born  27 Aug 1926Wallasey, Cheshire
Died   2008(81)

Roster information listed for Francis Joseph Pemberton

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
Avila StarSteam passenger shipCook’s Boy6 Jul 1942U-201 (1)

Personal information

Francis Joseph Pemberton, of Birkenhead, was one of the survivors from Avila Star who were rescued from their lifeboat after 18 days at sea.


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