Crew list of Ships hit by U-boats

Francis Charles Hender

Merchant Navy. British

Born  31 Dec 1907Cornwall
Died  27 Oct 1972(64)Australia


8 Jun 1943MBE

Roster information listed for Francis Charles Hender

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
Empire GladeMotor merchantSecond Officer28 Nov 1942U-67

Personal information

Husband of Dorothy Hender (nee Charrington); father of Paul Hender. Francis "Frank" Charles Hender became a Master Mariner and later went to Australia to work as harbor pilot in Sydney.

Francis with his wife Dorothy taken outside Buckingham Palace before receiving his MBE.
Photo courtesy of Janet Hawkins

Crew list for Ships hit by U-boats