Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam merchant

Photo courtesy of Paul Johnson Collection

This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the British steam merchant Shahristan.

Aboard Shahristan when hit on 30 Jul 1941

You can click on any of the names for possible additional information

NameAgeRankServed on
IndianAbdul Khair Balu, , Merchant Navy50FiremanShahristan +
IndianAbdul Qadir, , Merchant NavyDonkeymanShahristan +
IndianAbdur Rahman, , Merchant Navy34FiremanShahristan +
IndianAndrades, Albert, Merchant Navy26General ServantShahristan +
IndianBritto, Cornio Ramioo, Merchant NavyButlerShahristan +
BritishCottrell, Henry, RMDEMS gunnerShahristan
IndianD'Silva, Roque Xavier, Merchant Navy56Chief CookShahristan +
BritishDavidson, Harold Wear, Merchant Navy20Second Radio OfficerShahristan +
BritishDavidson, John, Merchant Navy19Third OfficerShahristan +
IndianDias, Sebastiao, Merchant Navy46Chief CookShahristan +
IndianFernandes, Jeronimo, Merchant Navy50CookShahristan +
BritishFuller, Douglas Edgar, Merchant Navy27Second OfficerShahristan +
BritishGardiner, Rupert Edward, Merchant NavyChief OfficerShahristan
IndianGomes, Seur, Merchant Navy22CookShahristan +
BritishGoodridge, Edwin, Merchant NavySecond Engineer OfficerShahristan
BritishGuthrie, Alfred English, British ArmyGunner (DEMS gunner)Shahristan +
IrishHerlihy, Bartholomew Francis, Merchant Navy29Fifth Engineer OfficerShahristan +
IndianHusain Bapu, , Merchant Navy52CassabShahristan +
IndianIbrahim Adam, , Merchant Navy35SeamanShahristan +
IndianIbrahim Bawa, , Merchant Navy30FiremanShahristan +
IndianIsmail Ibrahim, , Merchant Navy19SeamanShahristan +
IndianIsrail, , Merchant Navy30General ServantShahristan +
IndianJang Bahadur, , Merchant Navy25StorekeeperShahristan +
BritishKaylor, John William Arthur, Merchant NavyCadetShahristan
BritishLinton, James, Merchant NavyCadetShahristan
BritishMorrison, Charles, Merchant Navy53Chief Engineer OfficerShahristan +
IndianMuhammad, , Merchant Navy20SeamanShahristan +
IndianMuhammad Ali, , Merchant Navy30SerangShahristan +
BritishPatterson, Robert, Merchant Navy17Third Radio OfficerShahristan +
BritishRoessler, John Tweedie, Merchant Navy32Third Engineer OfficerShahristan +
IndianSheikh Baba, , Merchant Navy45Fireman's SerangShahristan +
IndianSheikh Hasan, , Merchant Navy32FiremanShahristan +
IndianSheikh Kaka, , Merchant Navy35WinchmanShahristan +
IndianSheikh Qadar, , Merchant Navy40SeamanShahristan +
BritishSmith, Bertram Hugh, Merchant NavyFirst Radio OfficerShahristan
BritishWilson, Eric Henry, Merchant Navy36MasterShahristan +
BritishWinter, Alan, Merchant NavyFourth Engineer OfficerShahristan

37 persons found.

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?
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