Crew list of Ships hit by U-boats

John Aldridge

Merchant Navy (1085021). British

Born  8 Jun 1901Liverpool
Died  May 1985(83)Liverpool

Roster information listed for John Aldridge

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
CongonianMotor tankerPumpman18 Nov 1940U-65 (1)

Personal information

John Aldridge sailed with Palm Line & then Elder Dempsters for many years along with his father, brothers, uncles and even his son, who recalls that his mother heard that John’s ship had been torpedoed but she didn’t know he was safe until he knocked on the front door!


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