Crew list of Ships hit by U-boats

James Meredith

Merchant Navy (1046685). British

Born  19 Nov 1905Dublin

Roster information listed for James Meredith

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
VimeiraSteam tankerAble Seaman11 Aug 1942U-109 (1)
Empire LyttonSteam tankerAble Seaman9 Jan 1943U-442 (1)

Personal information

James Meredith, of Belfast, Northern Ireland, was eventually discharged from the Merchant Navy as physically unfit after having survived the sinking of Vimeira and Empire Lytton. Nevertheless he later continued to serve in the Merchant Navy until 1954.


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