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 Stonepool.

Aboard Stonepool when hit on 11 Sep 1941

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NameAgeRankServed on
BritishAgate, Gordon, Merchant Navy17Deck BoyStonepool +
BritishBass, Thomas, British Army29Gunner (DEMS gunner)Stonepool +
BritishBillot, Edward, Merchant Navy40Second Engineer OfficerStonepool +
BritishBirch, Ronald, Merchant Navy16Cabin BoyStonepool +
BritishBowman, Joseph, RN36Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Stonepool +
BritishBridges, Cyril James, Merchant Navy18BoyStonepool +
BritishBroadhurst, George, British Army26Gunner (DEMS gunner)Stonepool +
BritishBrookes, Arthur Cole, Merchant Navy32Able SeamanStonepool +
BritishBrown, Henry George, Merchant Navy21Fourth Engineer OfficerStonepool +
BritishCane, Donald Anthony, British Army20Bombardier (DEMS gunner)Stonepool +
BritishCoates, George William, Merchant Navy43StewardStonepool +
BritishCooke, Ernest, British Army26Gunner (DEMS gunner)Stonepool +
BritishCorney, Leonard Arthur, Merchant Navy25Third OfficerStonepool +
BritishDe Bono, Joseph, Merchant Navy33Fireman and TrimmerStonepool +
BritishDoran, Frank, Merchant Navy38SailorStonepool +
BritishDownes, Ernest, Merchant Navy55Fireman and TrimmerStonepool +
BritishDoyle, Patrick, Merchant Navy18BoyStonepool +
BritishFletcher, William Bransby, Merchant Navy22CookStonepool +
BritishFreeman, Cyril, Merchant Navy18Cabin BoyStonepool +
BritishFurber, Jack, Merchant Navy19Fireman and TrimmerStonepool +
BritishGander, William Clement, RN27Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Stonepool +
BritishHowell, Rees, RN27Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Stonepool +
BritishJames, Charles, Merchant Navy41DonkeymanStonepool +
BritishJones, Ernest Grenville, Merchant Navy21SailorStonepool +
DutchKempff, Johannes Hendrik, Merchant Navy41Boatswain (Bosun)Stonepool +
BritishKnight, John William, Merchant Navy32Second OfficerStonepool +
BritishLaing, Alexander, Merchant Navy19First Radio OfficerStonepool +
BritishLear, Bert Philip, Merchant Navy51Fireman and TrimmerStonepool +
BritishLukins, Wesley, Merchant Navy20Fireman and TrimmerStonepool +
BritishMcAuley, Michael, Merchant Navy37Fireman and TrimmerStonepool +
BritishMoore, George Shepherd, British Army27Lance Bombardier (DEMS gunner)Stonepool +
BritishNicholson, Joseph Hewitson, Merchant Navy49MasterStonepool +
BritishOverbury, William Henry, Merchant Navy65GreaserStonepool +
BritishPolkinghorne, Randolph, Merchant Navy23Ordinary SeamanStonepool +
BritishPountain, Claud Eric, Merchant Navy31Third Radio OfficerStonepool +
BritishRoss, John Stevens, Merchant Navy29Chief OfficerStonepool +
BritishSavege, Ronald Maxwell, Merchant Navy18Second Radio OfficerStonepool +
BritishSeymour, William Henry, Merchant Navy32Third Engineer OfficerStonepool +
BritishShermon, Clifford, Merchant Navy18Fireman and TrimmerStonepool +
BritishSimpson, Thomas Young, Merchant Navy48Chief Engineer OfficerStonepool +
BritishWeakley, Thomas William, Merchant Navy49Fireman and TrimmerStonepool +
BritishWhelan, Charles, Merchant Navy65Fireman and TrimmerStonepool +

42 persons found - for all attacks on this ship (2).

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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