Ships hit by U-boats

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Malaya II

British motor merchant



The Malaya II under her former name Malaya. 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 merchant Malaya II.

Aboard Malaya II when hit on 27 Jun 1941

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NameAgeRankServed on
Ali, William Norman, Merchant Navy18GreaserMalaya II +
Andersen, Einer Axel, Merchant Navy45ElectricianMalaya II +
Cartner, James, Merchant Navy18Second Radio OfficerMalaya II +
Draper, Kenneth William, Merchant Navy20Deck BoyMalaya II +
Ellesøe, Theodor Valdema Aug. Severin, Merchant Navy62GreaserMalaya II +
Fausing, Jacob Brønnum, Merchant Navy43Second OfficerMalaya II +
Foldager, Egon, Merchant Navy20Able SeamanMalaya II +
Glendenning, Roy S., Merchant Navy31Assistant EngineerMalaya II +
Hansen, Ejner Edmund, Merchant Navy35Second Engineer OfficerMalaya II +
Hardie, Gordon, Merchant Navy17Mess Room BoyMalaya II +
Hartvig, Hans Erik, Merchant Navy19Able SeamanMalaya II +
Henriksen, Kaj Harald, Merchant Navy33BakerMalaya II +
Hughes, Robert, Merchant Navy56Chief Engineer OfficerMalaya II +
Hyman, Harry, Merchant Navy28Third Radio OfficerMalaya II +
Jensen, Aksel Herman, Merchant Navy42GreaserMalaya II +
Jensen, Egon Marius, Merchant Navy25Fourth Engineer OfficerMalaya II +
Jensen, Peter Willy Marius, Merchant Navy32Able SeamanMalaya II +
Kjærulf, Knud Clemens, Merchant Navy31First Radio OfficerMalaya II +
Kragelund, Vilhelm, Merchant Navy47MasterMalaya II +
Larsen, Kaj Elmer, Merchant Navy17Ordinary SeamanMalaya II +
Legg, Norman, Merchant Navy18Mess Room BoyMalaya II +
Manning, Roy, RN28Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Malaya II +
Mortensen, Aksel Christian, Merchant Navy22Able SeamanMalaya II +
Neilsen, Carl Christian Frederik, Merchant Navy34Assistant EngineerMalaya II +
Nielsen, George Karl Heinrich Vilhelm, Merchant Navy30Third OfficerMalaya II +
O'Reilly, Patrick Andrew, British Army28Gunner (DEMS gunner)Malaya II +
Paulsen, Carl Axel, Merchant Navy37GreaserMalaya II +
Pedersen, Christian Svyndal, Merchant Navy26MessmanMalaya II +
Pedersen, Herman Rasmus Peder, Merchant Navy28Chief CookMalaya II +
Russell, John, Merchant Navy32Third Engineer OfficerMalaya II +
Schrøder, Niels Børge Vilhelm, Merchant Navy40Chief OfficerMalaya II +
Sharp, Eric Bernard, RN32Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Malaya II +
Shepherdson, John Thomas, Merchant Navy20Ordinary SeamanMalaya II +
Sivertsen, Volmer Richardt, Merchant Navy36Chief StewardMalaya II +
Smith, John Lawrence, Merchant Navy26Assistant StewardMalaya II +
Snell, Ronald Arthur, Merchant Navy23Assistant EngineerMalaya II +
Sørensen, Alfred Wurth, Merchant Navy20Second CookMalaya II +
Sørensen, Niels Peter, Merchant Navy37Able SeamanMalaya II +
Thestrup, Axel Mathias, Merchant Navy53Assistant EngineerMalaya II +
Timm, Sigurd Anton, Merchant Navy36Assistant StewardMalaya II +
Walker, John G., Merchant Navy20Ordinary SeamanMalaya II +
Whiteside, Albert P., Merchant Navy39Assistant EngineerMalaya II +

42 persons found.

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