Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

British Freedom

British motor tanker



Photo Courtesy of Library of Contemporary History, Stuttgart

This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the British motor tanker British Freedom.

Aboard British Freedom when hit on 27 Jun 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
Braithwaite, Edward Albert Victor, Merchant NavyChief Engineer Officer British Freedom
Main, Francis, Merchant NavyMaster British Freedom

Aboard British Freedom when hit on 14 Jan 1945

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NameAgeRankServed on
Henderson, William, Merchant Navy33Electrician British Freedom +
Hill, William Norman, Merchant Navy16Apprentice British Freedom
Leybourne, Peter, Merchant Navy17Apprentice British Freedom
McNaughton, Ian Bisset, Merchant Navy18Apprentice British Freedom
Morris, Frank Llewellyn, Merchant Navy45Master British Freedom
Ross, Edward Alan, Merchant Navy17Apprentice British Freedom

8 persons found - for all attacks.

Served on indicates the ships we have listed for the person, some were stationed on multiple ships hit by U-boats.

People missing from this listing? Or perhaps additional information?
If you wish to add a crewmember to the listing we would need most of this information: ship name, nationality, name, dob, place of birth, service (merchant marine, ...), rank or job on board. We have place for a photo as well if provided. You can e-mail us the information here.