Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam passenger ship

Photo courtesy of State Library of New South Wales

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

Aboard Aguila when hit on 19 Aug 1941

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

NameAgeRankServed on
BritishAmbler, John Acorn, RNPS23Passenger (Ordinary Seaman)Aguila +
BritishAnderson, Alexander, RN25Passenger (Ordinary Signalman)Aguila +
BritishAnderson, William, RAFVR28Passenger (Aircraftman 2nd Class)Aguila +
BritishArnold, Geoffrey Norman, RAF28Passenger (Sergeant)Aguila +
BritishBacon, Phyllis, WRNS21Passenger (Chief Wren)Aguila +
BritishBanks, Charles Norman, RN27Passenger (Electrical Artificer Fourth Class)Aguila +
BritishBarnes, Margaret Watmore, WRNS18Passenger (Chief Wren)Aguila +
BritishBarratt, Harry, Merchant Navy29Third Radio OfficerAguila +
BritishBarrett, Reginald George, RNPS30Passenger (Ordinary Seaman)Aguila +
BritishBeeching, Laurence, RNVR31Passenger (Lieutenant)Aguila +
BritishBenjamin, Cecilly Monica Bruce, WRNS20Passenger (Chief Wren)Aguila +
BritishBlackburn, Edmund, RAFVR39Passenger (Leading Aircraftman)Aguila +
BritishBlake-Forster, Cecelia Mary, WRNSPassenger (Third Officer)Aguila +
BritishBlewitt, William Peter, RNVR21Passenger (Sub-Lieutenant (A))Aguila +
BritishBoffey, John, Merchant Navy18Assistant StewardAguila +
BritishBonsor, Dorothy, WRNSPassenger (Chief Wren)Aguila +
BritishBorman, Arthur Robert, RNPS25Passenger (Engineman)Aguila +
BritishBourner, John Eric, Merchant Navy38Chief CookAguila +
BritishBowden, Cecil John, FAA24Passenger (Petty Officer Air Mechanic)Aguila, Empire Oak +
BritishBoyle, Anthony Raymond, RAFVR20Passenger (Leading Aircraftman)Aguila +
BritishBrown, James, RN30Passenger (Ordinary Seaman)Aguila +
BritishBrown, William Frederick, RM44Passenger (Marine)Aguila +
BritishBulpitt, Hugh Macpherson, RNVR19Passenger (Midshipman (A))Aguila +
BritishBunner, George Alfred, Merchant Navy41Boatswain (Bosun)Aguila +
BritishBurkey, John Charles, Merchant Navy40Assistant StewardAguila +
BritishButterworth, Tom, RN21Convoy Leading SignalmanAguila +
BritishCalder, Ralph Morton, RNVR28Passenger (Surgeon Lieutenant)Aguila +
BritishChalk, James, RFR51Passenger (Leading Signalman)Aguila +
BritishChappe-Hall, Margaret Eulalia, WRNS26Passenger (Third Officer)Aguila +
BritishChurchoule, W.J., FAAPassenger (Leading Air Mechanic)Aguila
BritishCole, S.A., RNPassenger (Assistant Cook)Aguila
BritishConcepcion, Nicholas, Merchant Navy36Able SeamanAguila, Empire Oak +
BritishConnolly, Thomas Edwin Arthur, Civilian33PassengerAguila +
BritishCooper, Madeleine Alice, WRNS31Passenger (Chief Wren)Aguila +
BritishCooper, Walter Robert, RAFVR21Passenger (Aircraftman 1st Class)Aguila +
BritishCrichton, Robert Alan, RNVR38Passenger (Lieutenant)Aguila +
BritishCrowther, Reginald, RN21Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Aguila +
BritishCullimore, Elijah, RNPSPassenger (Seaman)Aguila +
BritishCurtis, Norman Rupert, Merchant Navy29Second Radio OfficerAguila +
BritishDavidson, Alexandra F., Civilian25PassengerAguila +
BritishDickins, Roy Stanley, Merchant Navy28Second OfficerAguila +
BritishDouglas, Robert, Merchant Navy50StorekeeperAguila +
BritishEden, Michael, RNVR23Passenger (Sub-Lieutenant (A))Aguila +
BritishEeles, Cyril, RN23Convoy SignalmanAguila +
BritishEnsor, Alan Joseph, RNVR22Passenger (Sub-Lieutenant (A))Aguila +
BritishFagan, Hugh, Merchant Navy53DonkeymanAguila +
BritishFawcett, Robert Arnold, RNVRPassenger (Sub-Lieutenant (A))Aguila +
BritishFearon, John Henry, Merchant Navy51GreaserAguila +
BritishForsyth, Archibald Newlands, RN42Passenger (Surgeon Commander)Aguila +
BritishFrith, Arthur, Merchant NavyMasterAguila, Avoceta
BritishGannon, John, Merchant Navy20FiremanAguila +
BritishGlover, Eric, Merchant Navy44Second StewardAguila +
BritishGolding, Frederick, RMPassenger (Marine)Aguila +
BritishGolding, Stanley James, RNVRPassenger (Sub-Lieutenant)Aguila +
BritishGraham, John Christopher, RNPassenger (Lieutenant)Aguila +
BritishGrant, Gordon, RN26Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Aguila +
BritishGrant, Mary, WRNS26Passenger (Chief Wren)Aguila +
BritishGribble, Kate Ellen, RNVR32Passenger (Nursing Sister)Aguila +
BritishGrice, Leslie George, Merchant Navy20Assistant StewardAguila +
BritishGrieve, Robert Stewart, RN24Passenger (Ordinary Signalman)Aguila +
BritishHawkins, Ernest Leslie, Merchant Navy36Assistant StewardAguila +
BritishHayes, Richard William, Merchant Navy55PantrymanAguila +
BritishHayes, Thomas, Merchant Navy31ButcherAguila +
BritishHayes, William, Merchant Navy27TrimmerAguila +
BritishHitchings, Alexander John, Merchant Navy19Assistant StewardAguila +
BritishHobson, Duncan Hamilton, RAFVR23Passenger (Pilot Officer)Aguila +
BritishHolland, Alfred Westerman, RN21Convoy SignalmanAguila +
BritishHoward, N., Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanAguila, Empire Oak
BritishHowel, John, Merchant Navy42Chief OfficerAguila, Empire Oak +
BritishHunter, William, Merchant Navy24Fourth Engineer OfficerAguila +
BritishJenkins, Winston Arthur Emlyn, Merchant Navy37First Radio OfficerAguila +
BritishJohnstone, Augustine, Merchant Navy60Assistant StewardAguila +
BritishJones, Thomas Idris, Merchant Navy24CarpenterAguila +
BritishJoy, Alix Bruce, WRNS24Passenger (Third Officer)Aguila +
BritishJudge, Thomas, Merchant Navy52Fireman and TrimmerAguila +
BritishKavanagh, Michael Dennis, Merchant Navy21Assistant StewardAguila, Empire Oak +
BritishKennett, Harry George Arthur, RN24Passenger (Assistant Steward)Aguila +
BritishLawson, George John, RN41Passenger (Warrant Shipwright)Aguila +
BritishLocke, Raymond, RNPS21Passenger (Ordinary Seaman)Aguila +
BritishLumbard, William Stephen, RN41Passenger (Signalman)Aguila +
BritishLund, Joseph Henry, Merchant Navy31FiremanAguila +
BritishLuscombe, Edward, RN24Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Aguila +
BritishMacbeth, James, RN30Passenger (Ordinary Seaman)Aguila +
BritishMackenzie, Douglas Gordon, RNR37Passenger (Paymaster Lieutenant-Commander)Aguila +
BritishMackey, Francis John, FAAPassenger (Chief Petty Officer Air Fitter)Aguila +
BritishMacKinnon, John, Merchant Navy24SailorAguila, Empire Oak +
BritishMacpherson, Florence, WRNS35Passenger (Third Officer)Aguila +
BritishMacRae, Roderick, Merchant Navy18Ordinary SeamanAguila +
BritishMaguire, Bernard Joseph, Merchant Navy32Assistant StewardAguila +
BritishMairs, Charles, Merchant Navy31Assistant StewardAguila +
BritishMaltman, Ramsey Frank Harry, Merchant Navy33Assistant StewardAguila +
BritishMann, Edward Alfred, RN28Passenger (Stoker Second Class)Aguila +
BritishMarrison, Tom, RNPassenger (Petty Officer)Aguila +
BritishMcLaren, Victoria Constance, WRNSPassenger (Third Officer)Aguila +
BritishMcLaughlan, Charles, Merchant Navy36Assistant CookAguila +
BritishMelloy, Thomas Lindsay Palmer, RN32Passenger (Gunner (T))Aguila +
BritishMiddleton, Benjamin, Merchant Navy46Chief StewardAguila +
BritishMiller, John, FAA20Passenger (Air Fitter (O))Aguila +
BritishMiller, Kathleen, WRNS34Passenger (Third Officer)Aguila +
BritishMilne Home, Isabel Mary, WRNS23Passenger (Third Officer)Aguila +
BritishMogan, Henry, Merchant Navy43FiremanAguila +
CanadianMorris, Ralph, Merchant Navy20Third OfficerAguila +
BritishMurray, Michael, Merchant Navy38Assistant StewardAguila +
BritishNeilson, James, RN27Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Aguila +
BritishNicholas, George, Merchant Navy49Assistant StewardAguila +
BritishNichols, George Richard, Civilian39PassengerAguila +
BritishNorman, Mildred Georgina, WRNS21Passenger (Chief Wren)Aguila +
IrishO'Keeffe, Raymond Stephen, FAA22Passenger (Air Fitter (O))Aguila +
BritishOgle, Christine Emma, WRNS34Passenger (Second Officer)Aguila +
BritishOxley, Ernest, FAA27Passenger (Air Mechanic Second Class)Aguila +
BritishPalmer, Harold Henry, Civilian45PassengerAguila +
BritishParker, Leonard, RM21Passenger (Marine)Aguila +
New ZealandParker, Patrick Edward, RNR60Commodore Second Class (Vice Admiral)Aguila +
BritishParkes, Arthur, Merchant Navy28Bedroom StewardAguila +
BritishParr, Gordon, Merchant Navy16Galley BoyAguila +
BritishParry, Walter Harper, Merchant Navy17CadetAguila +
BritishPattinson, Joseph Telford, Merchant Navy50Chief Engineer OfficerAguila +
BritishPayton, George William, RAFVR20Passenger (Pilot Officer)Aguila +
BritishPennington, Thomas Edward, Civilian46PassengerAguila +
BritishPhillips, Raymond Wendell, RNVR26Passenger (Paymaster Sub-Lieutenant)Aguila +
BritishPlatell, Wallace, Merchant Navy41FiremanAguila +
BritishPratt, George Arthur William, FAA21Passenger (Air Mechanic First Class)Aguila +
BritishRatchford, Peter, Merchant Navy19TrimmerAguila +
BritishRay, Alfred Frederick, RN31Passenger (Ordinary Seaman)Aguila +
BritishRead, Colin Stanley, RN21Convoy SignalmanAguila +
BritishRees, Elwyn Thomas, RAFVR18Passenger (Aircraftman 2nd Class)Aguila +
BritishReith, Josephine Caldwell, WRNS28Passenger (Third Officer)Aguila +
BritishRigby, John, Merchant Navy41Saloon StewardAguila +
BritishRoberts, Albert Victor, RNR30Passenger (Skipper)Aguila +
BritishRoberts, William, Merchant Navy24Able SeamanAguila +
BritishRogers, Walter Worral, FAAPassenger (Leading Air Mechanic)Aguila +
BritishRushworth, Joseph, RNPS34Passenger (Chief Engineman)Aguila +
BritishSands, Peter George Percy, RN30Passenger (Leading Radio Mechanic)Aguila +
BritishSaunders, Ralph Eric, Merchant Navy49Assistant StewardAguila +
BritishSayle, John William, Merchant Navy30BakerAguila +
BritishShepherd, Elsie Elizabeth, WRNSPassenger (Chief Wren)Aguila +
BritishSlaven, Catherine Johnston, WRNS19Passenger (Chief Wren)Aguila +
BritishSmith, Beatrice Mabel, WRNS30Passenger (Chief Wren)Aguila +
BritishSmith, Robert, Merchant Navy30Third Engineer OfficerAguila +
IrishSmith, Walter Joseph, Merchant Navy20Able SeamanAguila +
BritishSoffe, Herbert, RNChief Petty Officer TelegraphistAguila +
BritishStratford, William Sydney, Civilian35PassengerAguila +
IrishSullivan, Patrick, Merchant Navy27Able Seaman and Lamp TrimmerAguila +
BritishSumner, George Ernest, FAAPassenger (Air Mechanic Second Class)Aguila +
BritishTennent, Alexander Linn Storie, RAF30Passenger (Leading Aircraftman)Aguila +
BritishThomas, John Joseph, RN30Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Aguila +
BritishThrower, Frederick John, Merchant Navy29Assistant StewardAguila +
BritishToft, John William, RN32Passenger (Petty Officer)Aguila +
BritishVarley, Harry, RAF24Passenger (Sergeant)Aguila +
BritishWareham, Robert Arthur, Merchant Navy41Second Engineer OfficerAguila +
BritishWaters, Ellen Jessie, WRNSPassenger (Chief Wren)Aguila +
BritishWatson, Collin George, RAFVR26Passenger (Aircraftman 1st Class)Aguila +
BritishWells, Rosalie, WRNS33Passenger (Chief Wren)Aguila +
BritishWest, Eric James, FAA22Passenger (Air Mechanic Second Class)Aguila +
BritishWhalen, John, RNPS21Passenger (Ordinary Seaman)Aguila +
BritishWhite, Frederick James, Merchant Navy17Steward’s BoyAguila +
BritishWhite, John, Merchant Navy47FiremanAguila +
BritishWilcox, Michael, Merchant Navy19TrimmerAguila +
AustralianWilliams, Trevor Matthias Owen, Merchant Navy58SurgeonAguila +
BritishWitting, Arthur Norman Page, RAF31Passenger (Sergeant)Aguila +
BritishWoodrow, Norman John, Merchant Navy28CookAguila +
BritishWright, Graham Maurice, RNVR29Passenger (Sub-Lieutenant)Aguila +

162 persons found.

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

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