Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam merchant

Photo Courtesy of Library of Contemporary History, Stuttgart

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

Aboard Kirnwood when hit on 10 Dec 1941

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

NameAgeRankServed on
BritishDavison, George, Merchant Navy35Fireman and TrimmerKirnwood +
BritishMassingham, Robert, Merchant Navy21Fourth Engineer OfficerKirnwood +
BritishMcQueeney, John, Merchant Navy35Fireman and TrimmerKirnwood +
BritishNorton, George Albert, Merchant Navy49MasterWindsorwood, Kirnwood +
BritishPaterson, John Watt, Merchant Navy21Second Radio OfficerKirnwood +
BritishPlaxton, John Henry, Merchant Navy21Fireman and TrimmerKirnwood +
BritishPlaxton, Walter Leslie, Merchant Navy23Fireman and TrimmerKirnwood +
BritishScott, Isaac Wilkinson, Merchant Navy39Chief Engineer OfficerKirnwood +
BritishSmith, Cyril William Upton, Merchant Navy25Second OfficerKirnwood +
BritishSmith, William, Merchant Navy33StewardKirnwood +
BritishStevenson, James Arthur, Merchant Navy39GreaserKirnwood +
BritishVickers, Paul Lester, Merchant Navy29First Radio OfficerKirnwood +

12 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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