Ships hit by U-boats during WWII

Crew lists from ships hit during WWII

Allied Merchant personnel. Country: South African.


PersonBorn / deadServed on
Adams, N.C., South African Army1900-1942Nova Scotia +
Adams, Samuel James, Merchant Navy1924-1942Uniwaleco +
Adams, Sydney, Merchant NavyStoraas
Adank, Alexander, Merchant Navy1914Loch Don
Allcock, N.O.L., South African Army1896-1942Nova Scotia +
Allen, Dave, South African Army1896-1942Nova Scotia +
Anderson, A.G., South African Army1899-1942Nova Scotia +
Anderson, G.A., South African Army1904-1942Nova Scotia +
April, William, Merchant Navy1895-1941Henri Mory +
Arthur, Cyril Henry, Merchant Navy1916-1941Fort Richepanse +
Ashby, Skidmore Fowler, South African Army1904-1942Nova Scotia +
Assersohn, Olive Rose, Civilian1921-1944Bodegraven +
Atkinson, J., South African Army1900-1942Nova Scotia +
Auret, Jacqueline Elizabeth, Civilian-1942Ceramic +

Bailey, John Herbert Reid, Merchant Navy1903-1942Amarylis +
Baker, Dennis E.W., SANF1921-1941HMS Barham (04) +
Ballard, Arthur Hardy, Merchant Navy1919Norland
Barensche, Joseph Frederick, Merchant Navy1897-1941Marconi +
Barnard, A.W.J., South African Army1910-1942Nova Scotia +
Barrie, C.L., South African Army1893-1942Nova Scotia +
Basson, H.A.W., South African Army1904-1942Nova Scotia +
Bates, J.W., South African Army-1942Nova Scotia +
Beard, T.J., South African Army-1942Nova Scotia +
Beddy, T.S., South African Army-1942Nova Scotia +
Bell, H., Merchant Navy1918Arandora Star
Bendall, A., South African Army1918-1942Nova Scotia +
Bennett, John Frank, SANF1919-1942HMS Hecla (F 20) +
Bennett, Zindela, Merchant Navy1906-1944Empire Heath +
Bird, George Frederick, Civilian1863-1942Abosso +
Birtwhistle, John, Merchant Navy1921-1941Designer +
Blandford, Laurie Sebastian, Merchant Navy1916-1942Reynolds +
Blanford, L., Merchant Navy1916Empire Arnold
Blatt, A.J., South African Army-1942Nova Scotia +
Blom, J., Civilian1921-1942Abosso +
Bloomfield, Clarence Herbert, RN1906-1943HMS Birmingham (19) +
Blusger, B.A., F.R., Dr. Isak Nahum, Civilian1910-1942Ceramic +
Bond, Desmond, Merchant NavyAbbekerk
Botha, P.H., South African Army-1942Nova Scotia +
Bottle, George Henry, Merchant Navy1926-1944Maid of Orleans +
Bowlin, Rinald, Merchant NavyBreiviken
Bowness, B.G., South African Army1914-1942Nova Scotia +
Bradley, Harry, Civilian1896-1942Ceramic +
Brand, G.N., South African Army-1942Nova Scotia +
Brawn, M.R.C.S., , Dr. Roland Deligne, Civilian1920-1942Ceramic +
Bremner, Edward G., Merchant Navy1906-1942Uniwaleco +
Broderick, Patrick John, Merchant Navy1908-1942British Resource +
Brokensha, F.W., South African Army1895-1942Nova Scotia +
Brophy, Michael, Merchant Navy1910-1941Holmelea +
Broughton, Charles, Civilian1922-1942Ceramic +
Brown, Duncan Menzies, RNR1915-1941HMS Camito (F 77) +
Brown, Freddy, Merchant Navy1913-1943Fort Concord +
Browne, Charles R., Merchant Navy1895Robert E. Lee
Brymer, Ernest Anthony, RN1922-1939HMS Royal Oak (08) +
Bunn, M.R.C.S., , Dr. Herbert Wilford, Civilian1914-1942Ceramic +
Burke, John Frederick Thomas, Merchant Navy1886-1943Kanbe +
Burke, Thomas Ralph, Civilian-1942Ceramic +
Buxton-Forman, Clifford, South African Army1898-1942Nova Scotia +

Charles, Lucy Winifred, Civilian1882-1942Ceramic +
Christianson, Edward, Merchant NavyBreiviken
Clark, George Dennis, Merchant NavyYorkmoor
Clark, Rosabelle Blythe, Civilian1901-1958City of New York
Clark, William Evan, Merchant Navy-1942Ceramic +
Coburn, Frank, Merchant Navy1917-1942Narragansett +
Cocks, Percival Rowland Henry, Merchant Navy1897-1939Navasota +
Collison, Malcolm, Merchant Navy1925Primero
Constance, France, Merchant Navy1916-1940British Monarch +
Cooper, Cecil Cyril, Merchant Navy1920-1942Amarylis +
Cooper, B.Sc., Dorothy Olivia Emms, Civilian1913-1942Ceramic +
Cragg, Ronald Frederick, SANF1919-1942Llandilo +
Craig, Arthur C., Merchant Navy1921-1941Eastlea +
Croad, Paul Harry Cedric, Civilian1917-1942Ceramic +
Crombie, Charles Robert Cooper, Merchant Navy1912-1941Gretavale +
Crowie, Charles, Merchant Navy1915-1940José de Larrinaga +
Cupido, Isaac, Merchant NavyBelgian Airman

Dale Lace, Lance Ernest Cecil, British Army1896-1942Abosso +
Damerell, Norman Edmund, Merchant Navy1906-1941Harpagus +
Damons, Stephen Andrew, Merchant Navy1900-1942Nova Scotia +
Darroll, A.R.C.M., , Apolline Sarah Niay, Civilian1899-1942Ceramic +
Davidson, Vic, South African ArmyNova Scotia
Davies, A.L., South African Army1904-1942Nova Scotia +
Davies, Andrew Cyril, Merchant Navy1918-1942Empire Hawksbill +
Day, Edward Jodrell, Merchant Navy1893-1942Kars +
De Broize, Robert J., Merchant Navy1921-1942Uniwaleco +
De Clark, Lamuel Charles, Merchant Navy1909-1942Melrose Abbey +
De Luc, John Bernard, Civilian1941-1942Laconia +
De Luc, Leonie Florence, Civilian1937-1942Laconia +
De Luc, Martha Reglar, Civilian1911-1942Laconia +
Defferary, F.L., South African Army-1942Nova Scotia +
Delport, John, Merchant Navy1902-1942Barrwhin +
Diamond, Ivan Jack Annerly, Civilian1898-1951City of New York
Dippenaar, Dr. Cecilia Johanna, Civilian-1942Ceramic +
Divine, Graham Dowling, South African Army1911-1942Nova Scotia +
Dixon, G.S.F., South African Army1903-1942Nova Scotia +
Dore, Frank Bernard, SANF1912-1942La Carriere +
Drake, J.R., South African Army-1942Nova Scotia +
Drummond, Valentine Wynford, SANF1921-1942HMS Edinburgh (16) +
Drury, Frederick, SANF-1942HMS Sotra +
Du Buisson, Robert, Merchant Navy1891-1940Mill Hill +
Du Plessis, Adriaan Foster, Civilian1905-1942Ceramic +
Dunlop, D.D., South African Army1920-1942Nova Scotia +
Dyzel, L., South African Army-1942Nova Scotia +

Eales, E.A., South African Army1921-1942Nova Scotia +
Elliott, Joseph Alexander, Merchant Navy1913-1941Almeda Star +
Esterhuizen, J.E.J., South African Army1918-1942Nova Scotia +
Evans, Alfred Englefield, RN1884-1944Pyrrhus
Everitt, F.H., South African Army1896-1942Nova Scotia +

Ferguson, George, Merchant Navy1896-1942Empire Gem +
Fernie, Robertson Malcolm, Merchant Navy1905-1941Grelhead +
Ferreira, P.J., South African Army-1942Nova Scotia +
Finck, Dick Leonard James, Merchant Navy1887-1942Warwick Castle +
Flint, John Merlin, SANF1924-1943Empire Lake +
Fouche, F.J., Merchant Navy-1942Nova Scotia +
Fouche, Louis, Merchant Navy1920-1942Roumanie +
Frank, Lewis, Merchant Navy1901-1940Ashantian +

Galloway, Hedwig Matilda, Civilian1886-1942Abosso +
Gates, R.G.W., South African Army-1942Nova Scotia +
Gibson, William Blaikie, Merchant Navy1892-1941Ariosto +
Gielink, Harry, Merchant Navy1921-1942Blink +
Gillitt, Anthony Robert, Merchant Navy1925-1942Serooskerk +
Glenn, Paul Victor, SANF1916-1941HMS Barham (04) +
Greeff, Ferdinand Campbell, Merchant Navy1924Bodegraven
Greeff, Frederick Harold, Merchant Navy1924-1942Ceramic +
Greenshaw, Roland, Merchant Navy1924Arundo
Gregory, Stanley Dennis, RN1922-1942Narragansett +

Hall, A.G., Merchant NavyBreiviken
Hall, J.T., South African Army-1942Nova Scotia +
Halse, Linda Winifred, Civilian1898-1942Ceramic +
Hare, John Edward, Merchant Navy1921-1941Umona +
Harms, J.H., South African Army-1942Nova Scotia +
Hayes, Richard Thomas, SANF-1941HMS Barham (04) +
Heather, Arthur, South African Army1920-1942Nova Scotia +
Henneberg, Hugo, Merchant Navy1918-1942Nova Scotia +
Henry, Louis, Merchant Navy1915-1942Barrwhin +
Herbert, C.B., South African Army-1942Nova Scotia +
Hermans, Nat, South African ArmyNova Scotia
Hicks, Charles Henry, Merchant Navy1912-1942Clan Mactavish +
Hildick-Smith, Joan, Civilian-1942Ceramic +
Hill, T., South African Army1896-1942Nova Scotia +
Hobbs, G., South African Army1889-1942Nova Scotia +
Holdcroft, G.E., South African Army1893-1942Nova Scotia +
Holman, Thomas Drummond, Merchant Navy1913-1942Uniwaleco +
Hosona, Kassem, Merchant Navy1910-1942Amarylis +
Howard, Althena Margaret, Civilian1940-1942Ceramic +
Howard, Janet Mary, Civilian1942-1942Ceramic +
Howard, Joan, Civilian1914-1942Ceramic +
Humby, Mary Rosina, Civilian1882-1944Bodegraven +
Hume, William Frank, Merchant Navy1921-1942Harpagon +
Hunt, Peter A., Merchant Navy1919-1942Sourabaya +
Hunter, Frank John, Merchant Navy1911-1940Empire Merchant +

Irven, Richard, Merchant Navy-1942Nova Scotia +

Jackson, Gerald Michael, Merchant Navy1918-1943British Dominion +
Jacobs, John B., South African Army1915-1942Nova Scotia +
Jansen, Arthur, Merchant Navy1905-1942Uniwaleco +
Jardine, Moses, Merchant Navy1896-1940Jamaica Progress +
Jefferies, J.S., South African Army1920-1942Nova Scotia +
Jeffery, John Philip Bartlett, Merchant Navy1899-1941Nerissa +
Johnson, B., SANFErling Brøvig
Johnson, George Richard, Merchant Navy1922-1942Uniwaleco +
Johnson-Hall, Hector Stanley, Civilian1878-1944Bodegraven +
Johnson-Hall, Violet Maud, Civilian1879-1944Bodegraven +
Jooste, J.N., South African Army-1942Nova Scotia +
Jooste, M.C., South African Army-1942Nova Scotia +
Julius, Joseph, Merchant Navy1918-1942Uniwaleco +

Kennaugh, George, South African ArmyNova Scotia
Kinsey, William George, Merchant Navy1891-1942Nova Scotia +
Kitley, V., South African Army1919-1942Nova Scotia +
Kleinhens, John, Merchant Navy-1942Nova Scotia +
Kok, John, Merchant Navy1908-1942Amarylis +
Kotze, G., South African Army1900-1942Nova Scotia +
Kotze, Peter, Merchant Navy1924Norland, Polyphemus
Kruyer, Isaac Simon, Merchant Navy1924-1941Barbro +

Lafite, Charles Augustus, Merchant Navy1911-1942Nova Scotia +
Lambert, George Frederick, Merchant Navy1893-1943Melbourne Star +
Lamelettie, Daniel J., Merchant Navy1918-1942Nova Scotia +
Lange, M., South African Army1911-1942Nova Scotia +
Langweld, Basil, Merchant Navy1925Primero
Lasker, L., South African Army-1942Nova Scotia +
Last, N., South African Army-1942Nova Scotia +
Laurie, George, Merchant NavyBelgian Airman
Lazarus, Raymond, Merchant NavyFenris
Leeb, M., South African Army-1942Nova Scotia +
Legatha, Reginald A., Merchant Navy1916-1942Amarylis +
Lester, James Edward, Merchant Navy1918-1941Marlene +
Levin, S., South African Army-1942Nova Scotia +
Lewin, M.P.S., Benson Leonard, Civilian-1942Ceramic +
Lewis, Richard Charles, Merchant Navy1906-1942Nova Scotia +
Lindholm, Dennis John, Merchant Navy1923-1942Opawa +
Lloyd, George Herbert, SANF1910-1942HMS Hecla (F 20) +
Lord, Douglas William, SANF1923-1942HMS Phoebe (43) +
Lotter, Henry Leonard, Merchant Navy1917-1942Thursobank +
Louw, John, Merchant Navy1910-1942Amarylis +
Low, Peter Joseph, South African Army1913-1942Nova Scotia +

Macanda, Frederick, Merchant Navy1916-1944Suriname, Bodegraven +
Mackenzie, T., Merchant Navy1908-1942Ile de Batz +
Manson, Eric, South African ArmyNova Scotia
Maplesden, Wilfred George Walter, RNR1921-1941HMS Barham (04) +
Martienssen, Gisela Dorothea, Civilian1915-1942Empire Star +
Martienssen, Julie, Civilian1879-1942Empire Star +
Martin, John, Merchant NavyErling Brøvig
Mathias, C.S.M.M.G., Phyllis Mildred, Civilian1911-1942Ceramic +
Matthee, E.J., South African Army1910-1942Nova Scotia +
McDonald, J.R., Merchant Navy-1942Nova Scotia +
McDonald, Sir James Gordon, Civilian1867-1942Ceramic +
McEachern, Basil, Merchant NavyErling Brøvig
McLeod, I.M., South African Army1917-1942Nova Scotia +
McMorran, Joyce Doreen, Civilian1921-1942Laconia +
Mercer, G.L.B., South African Army1901-1942Nova Scotia +
Metcalfe, Harry Sycamore, Merchant Navy1919-1942Nova Scotia +
Meyer, John Alfred, Merchant Navy1910-1942Henry Stanley +
Midgley, John George, Merchant Navy1915-1943California Star +
Millen, T.S., South African Army-1942Nova Scotia +
Mollett, Austin Godfrey, Civilian1874-1942Ceramic +
Mollett, Catherine Adelaide, Civilian1882-1942Ceramic +
Mollett, Joan Leonore, Civilian-1942Ceramic +
Molyneux, Hugh Seymour, Merchant Navy1911Silveray
Morris, Cyril Desmond, SANF1922-1941HMS Barham (04) +
Moscos, John George, SANF-1942Ceramic +
Mostert, A.J., South African Army1919-1942Nova Scotia +
Murray, Leonard, Merchant NavyErling Brøvig

Nadasen, S., Merchant Navy1923-1942Llandaff Castle +
Naidoo, Mitchell, Merchant Navy-1942Nova Scotia +
Nicholls, James Charles Maynard, South African Army1900-1942Nova Scotia +
Niemand, J.M., South African Army1908-1942Nova Scotia +
Nightscales, Norman Douglas, SANF1905-1942HMS Fidelity (D 57) +
Noakes, Ronald Wykeham, SANF1907-1941HMS Barham (04) +
Noel, John, Merchant Navy1915-1940José de Larrinaga +
Noel, Philip James, Merchant Navy1914-1940British Monarch +

O'Connor, C.G., South African Army1901-1942Nova Scotia +
Olivier, S., Civilian1914-1942Abosso +
Oosthuizen, J.J., South African Army1912-1942Nova Scotia +

Palmer, Dudley Sydney, Merchant Navy1924-1943Clarissa Radcliffe +
Park, G., South African Army-1942Nova Scotia +
Parsons, Lionel Hillier, Merchant Navy1905-1942Surrey +
Pascoe, D.H., South African Army-1942Nova Scotia +
Pascoe, J.A., South African Army-1942Nova Scotia +
Paxton, John Ogilvy, RN1917-1942HMS Jaguar (F 34) +
Payne, Hubert Jock, South African Army1896-1942Nova Scotia +
Peers, Charles Victor, SANF1916-1942HMS Hecla (F 20) +
Pery-Knox-Gore, Barbara, Civilian1915-1942Ceramic +
Philpott, Annie, Civilian1896-1942Empire Star +
Philpott, John William, Civilian1933-1942Empire Star +
Philpott, Kenneth George, Civilian1930-1942Empire Star +
Pinn, Harold Ernest, Merchant Navy1918Empire Corporal
Pitcher, Henry, Merchant NavyStoraas
Pitt, Douglas Hartwell, Merchant Navy-1942Nova Scotia +
Powell, A., South African Army-1942Nova Scotia +
Pretorius, Rudolf William Jacobus, Merchant Navy1914-1940Fircrest +

Rasmussen, Victor John Stanley, SANF1918-1941HMS Dunedin (D 93) +
Ratter, James, Merchant Navy1903-1942Nova Scotia +
Rawson, Jessie Miriam, Civilian1918-1942Ceramic +
Rawson, Moira Alice, Civilian1941-1942Ceramic +
Ray, Dr. David Bruce, Civilian1918-1942Ceramic +
Rhodes, Carl Thurman, Civilian1892-1942Ceramic +
Richard, George Alexander, Merchant Navy1901-1942Clan Mactavish +
Richards, W.C., South African Army-1942Nova Scotia +
Roberts, Francis Johannes, Merchant Navy1924-1942Amarylis +
Robertson, William Lewis Thornton, Merchant Navy1921-1943City of Pretoria +
Rogers, Anthony P., Merchant Navy1917-1942Ceramic +
Ross, B.Sc., Robert Pringle, SANF1919-1942Laconia +
Rothon, Denis MacLagan, Merchant Navy1918Gogovale
Russell, Carol Margaret, Civilian1919-1942Ceramic +

Sampson, Robert, Merchant Navy1904-1940Coast Wings +
Sandes, M.A., M.B., Denis Lindsay, RNVR1916-1944HMS Warwick (D 25) +
Sansom, B.R.J., South African Army1898-1942Nova Scotia +
Scheepers, David, Merchant Navy1882-1942Amarylis +
Schnetler, B.Com., Petrus Johannes, Civilian1910-1942Ceramic +
Schulze, Paul Henry, Merchant Navy1913-1941Henri Mory +
Scott, Clifford Owen, SANF1919-1942HMS Jaguar (F 34) +
Scott, Richard Basil, SANF1921-1944HMS Birdlip (T 218) +
Shaw, Louis Edward, RN1922-1941HMS Dunedin (D 93) +
Shields, Edward Victor, Merchant Navy1898-1942Amarylis +
Simes, Frederick George, RN1918-1942Ceramic +
Sinclair, John Cyril, Merchant Navy1899-1943Contractor +
Smith, Ian Ronald, SANF1914-1942HMS Hecla (F 20) +
Smith, R., South African Army1909-1942Nova Scotia +
Smith, Sydney George, Merchant Navy1928-1942Amarylis +
Smith, Vincent, Merchant Navy1919Arundo
Southgate, C.V., South African Army-1942Nova Scotia +
Squires, R., South African Army1916-1942Nova Scotia +
Stanfield, Cecil George, Merchant Navy1916-1941Nerissa +
Stanley, James, Merchant Navy1919-1942Amarylis +
Starfield, Sybil, Civilian1913-1944Bodegraven +
Stark, Frank Charles, Merchant Navy1918-1942Opawa +
Stein, Isaac, South African Army1897-1942Nova Scotia +
Stevenson, David, Merchant Navy1921-1941Darkdale +
Stoop, P.W., South African Army1907-1942Nova Scotia +
Sunchsun, Anthony, Merchant Navy1916-1942Tacoma Star +
Sutton, C.F., South African Army1906-1942Nova Scotia +
Swanepoel, Abraham, Merchant Navy1923Sydhav

Tayler, Nevil Haig, Civilian1916-1942Ceramic +
Tetley, Moira Catherine, Civilian1920-1942Ceramic +
Thompson, R., Merchant Navy1922-1942Dayrose +
Tyler, Desmond Henry Albert, Merchant Navy1922-1942Barberrys +

Underhay, E.J.F., South African Army1910-1942Nova Scotia +
Unsworth, Owen Patrick, SANF1917-1941HMS Barham (04) +

Van Breda, J.C., South African Army-1942Nova Scotia +
Van Breda, Vera Ellin, Civilian1892-1942Ceramic +
Van den Heuvel, Petrus Aloysius Maria, Civilian1879-1943De la Salle +
Van Der Vyver, R.V.W., South African Army-1942Nova Scotia +
Van Dordrecht, William Hendrick, SANF1916-1942HMS Edinburgh (16) +
Van Heerden, Alwyn, South African Army1893-1942Nova Scotia +
Van Kraayenburg, A.N., South African Army1897-1942Nova Scotia +
Van Niekerk, F.T., South African Army-1942Nova Scotia +
Van Niekerk, I.C., South African Army1917-1942Nova Scotia +
Van Niekerk, J.W., South African Army1915-1942Nova Scotia +
Van Tonder, P.J.J., South African Army1914-1942Nova Scotia +
Van Wyck, Petrus, Merchant Navy-1942Emile Francqui +
Vezasie, John, Merchant Navy1920-1943Sabor +
Voges, J.C., South African Army-1942Nova Scotia +

Watkins, D.V.V., South African Army1920-1942Nova Scotia +
Watson, Elizabeth, Civilian1880-1942Ceramic +
Webb, L.G., South African Army-1942Nova Scotia +
Wheeler, C.W.F., South African Army-1942Nova Scotia +
Whitaker, J.B., South African Army1923-1942Nova Scotia +
White, Genevieve Clothilde, Civilian-1942Ceramic +
Whittaker, H.A., South African Army1901-1942Nova Scotia +
Whittal, C.G., South African Army-1942Nova Scotia +
Whymark, Vivian George, SANF1921-1941HMS Barham (04) +
Wickert, L.D.S., R., Kurt, Civilian1916-1942Ceramic +
Willey, J.H., South African Army-1942Nova Scotia +
Williams, Avon, Merchant NavyBreiviken
Williams, James Gerald, Merchant Navy1918-1941Empire Blanda +
Williams, Richard, Merchant Navy1918City of Melbourne
Wilson, George Edward, Merchant Navy1917-1942Nova Scotia +
Wood, John Erskine Rudland, Merchant Navy1895-1942River Afton +
Wright, William G., Merchant Navy1913-1943Kanbe +
Wyk, Norman Leslie, Merchant Navy-1943Breiviken +

Yon, Edward John, Merchant Navy1917-1942Nova Scotia +

Zondagh, Matthys P., South African Army1917-1942Nova Scotia +

329 South African people located. 292 of them died in the war.


A (4065), B (7726), C (6233), D (4280), E (1904), F (3015), G (4043), H (6667), I (573), J (3006), K (3311), L (4309), M (8676), N (2039), O (1591), P (4432), Q (172), R (4186), S (8184), T (3338), U (278), V (1248), W (4938), X (11), Y (469), Z (305), Å (33), Ä (1), Ö (6), Š (3), Ž (1), Ø (70), Þ (7)

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