Crew list of Ships hit by U-boats

John Gallagher

Merchant Marine. American

Born  1 Nov 1923

Roster information listed for John Gallagher

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
Alcoa RamblerSteam merchantOrdinary Seaman15 Dec 1942U-174 (1)

Personal information

John Gallagher survived the sinking of Alcoa Rambler and continued to sail until retirement in 1987. He returned to sea for a trip to the Persian Gulf for Operation Desert Storm.


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