Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Irish steam merchant

Photo courtesy of Rick Cox Collection

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

Aboard Clonlara when hit on 22 Aug 1941

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

NameAgeRankServed on
IrishCarr, William, Merchant Navy29FiremanClonlara +
BritishDalzell, Robert, Merchant Navy47ShipwreckedAlva, Clonlara +
BritishForrest, Charles Johnson, Merchant Navy27ShipwreckedAlva, Clonlara +
IrishGreene, Edward, Merchant Navy27FiremanClonlara +
BritishJohnson, Frederick Walter, RN24ShipwreckedAlva, Clonlara +
IrishKavanagh, Edward, Merchant NavyFiremanClonlara +
BritishKempin, Walter Herbert, Merchant Navy37ShipwreckedAlva, Clonlara +
IrishLambe, John, Merchant Navy22Able SeamanClonlara +
IrishMcGuigan, Peter, Merchant Navy44Second OfficerClonlara +
IrishMcKane, Samuel, Merchant Navy37FiremanClonlara +
BritishMercer, Maurice Alfred, Merchant Navy20ShipwreckedAlva, Clonlara +
BritishMorgan, Thomas Pearce, Merchant Navy32ShipwreckedAlva, Clonlara +
BritishNugent, Alexander John Eldon, Merchant Navy54ShipwreckedAlva, Clonlara +
BritishPalmer, Cyril Spenser, Merchant Navy37ShipwreckedAlva, Clonlara +
BritishPowell, John Henry, Merchant Navy34ShipwreckedAlva, Clonlara +
IrishReynolds, Joseph, Merchant Navy41MasterClonlara +
IrishRobertson, Archie, Merchant Navy49Able SeamanLuimneach, Clonlara +
IrishSmith, William J., Merchant Navy38StewardClonlara +
IrishSpanner, John Thomas, Merchant Navy41Chief OfficerClonlara +
BritishSpeller, C., Merchant NavyShipwreckedAlva, Clonlara
IrishSpence, Robert S., Merchant Navy62Chief Engineer OfficerLuimneach, Clonlara +

21 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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