Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

HMS Gladiolus (K 34)

British corvette



HMS Gladiolus shortly after being commissioned

This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the British corvette HMS Gladiolus (K 34).

Aboard HMS Gladiolus (K 34) when hit on 17 Oct 1941

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NameAgeRankServed on
Ackerley, Joseph De Bank, RN25Leading SignalmanHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Booth, Christopher, RN19Stoker 2nd ClassHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Boyce, Charles Ernest, RN41Leading TelegraphistHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Breslin, Hugh Francis, RN20Stoker 2nd ClassHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Britnor, Frederick William, RN26Petty OfficerHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Brown, John, RNCoderHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Clifford, Bernard Louis, RN18SignalmanHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Clinton, Edward Charles Patrick, RN47Chief MechanicianHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Cole, George, RN23Able SeamanHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Colmer, Stanley William, RN22Ordinary TelegraphistHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Dalby, Edward Samuel, RN27Able SeamanHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Damon, Samuel James, RN28Leading StokerHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Dean, Hugh Magee, RNStoker 1st ClassHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Downs, Mark, RN40Able SeamanHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Duckett, Kenneth, RN26Able SeamanHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Fazackerley, Eric, RN23Ordinary SeamanHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Gaston, Frederick Neville, RN28Leading Supply AssistantHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Gifford, Stanley Houghton, RANVR25LieutenantHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Gifford-Hull, John Gordon, RNVRLieutenantHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Girkin, Walter Harry, RN22Able SeamanHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Gore, George Arthur William, RNStoker 1st ClassHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Greenwood, Samuel Alton, RNAble SeamanHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Gunn, Stanley Charles Lewis, RN22Able SeamanHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Haddrell, David Roydon, RN22Leading SignalmanHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Harris, Thomas, RNLeading StokerHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Hill, Stanley Thomas, RN21SignalmanHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Holmes, Stanley, RN21Ordinary SeamanHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Horsfall, Tom, RN26Ordinary SeamanHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Jennison, Norman, RN44Able SeamanHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Keir, Robert Stanley, RNVR24TelegraphistHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Kinniburgh, Robert, RN22Able SeamanHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Kinnier, Thomas John, RN42Petty Officer StokerHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Lake, William James, RNAble SeamanHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Larner, Thomas Charles, RN36Leading Cook (O)HMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Lawes, William Jesse, RN40Petty OfficerHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Ling, Harry Robert Arthur, RN35Petty Officer StokerHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Mackie, James, RNStoker 1st ClassHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Mackrell, Harry William Frederick, RNAble SeamanHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Malley, Sydney Reginald, RN40StewardHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
McNeill, Daniel, RN23Stoker 1st ClassHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Miller, Ian Cameron, RNVR25LieutenantHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Orley, Edward Claude, RN22Able SeamanHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Orrah, William, RN24Leading SeamanHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Postill, Alfred William, RN20TelegraphistHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Read, Ronald, RN24Stoker 2nd ClassHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Redmond, Lorrimer Charles, RN27Ordinary CoderHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Richards, Richard Aubrey, RN20Stoker 2nd ClassHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Ross, Robert Blair, RNVRSub-LieutenantHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Sanders, Harry Marcus Crews, RNR40Lieutenant CommanderHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Scales, Leslie Charles, RN33Ordinary SeamanHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Shea, Charles Frederick, RN26Petty OfficerHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Simpson, Patrick Francis, RN23Ordinary SeamanHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Smith, Sidney, RN42Petty Officer StokerHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Thorne, John James, RN23Stoker 2nd ClassHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Topp, Thomas Henry, RN25Stoker 2nd ClassHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Townsend, Arthur Frank Herbert, RN38Leading StewardHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Vanns, Horace Edmund, RN23Able SeamanHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Wevers, Ernest Edward, RN23Able SeamanHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
White, Frederick James, RN23Ordinary SeamanHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Willers, Robert William Charles, RN22Able SeamanHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Wood, Cyril, RNAble SeamanHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Woolley, Lawrence Frederick, RNStoker 1st ClassHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Wootton, Jack Claude, RNEngine Room Artificer 5th ClassHMS Gladiolus (K 34) +
Wright, Raymond Ralph, RNLeading Cook (S)HMS Gladiolus (K 34) +

64 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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