Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

Empire Sun

British catapult armed merchant


This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the British catapult armed merchant Empire Sun.

Aboard Empire Sun when hit on 7 Feb 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
Ashbolt, Joseph, Merchant NavyCrew memberEmpire Sun
Crichton, Andrew, Merchant NavyCrew memberEmpire Sun
Cross, Gerald Charles George, RAF18Passenger (Aircraftman 2nd Class)Empire Sun +
Cullen, James, Merchant Navy48FiremanEmpire Sun +
Davies, Alfred Percival, Merchant Navy31Fourth Engineer OfficerEmpire Sun +
Evans, Morgan Lloyd, Merchant Navy50MasterEmpire Sun +
Fisher, Maxie, Merchant NavyCrew memberEmpire Sun
Hill, James Russell, Merchant Navy35DonkeymanEmpire Sun +
Inglis, Henry, Merchant NavyCrew memberEmpire Sun
Jones, Norman, Merchant Navy24Crew memberMarconi, Empire Sun
Keating, James, Merchant Navy60Crew memberEmpire Sun
Kernhagen, Duncan, Merchant NavyCrew memberEmpire Sun
Khan, Robert, Merchant Navy19Ordinary SeamanEmpire Sun +
McAuley, M., Merchant NavyCrew memberEmpire Sun
McGinty, John, Merchant Navy46DonkeymanEmpire Sun +
Miller, Andrew, Merchant Navy37First Radio OfficerEmpire Sun +
Mulligan, John, Merchant Navy35FiremanEmpire Sun +
Orrum, George, Merchant NavyCrew memberEmpire Sun
Potter, Robert Arthur, RN25Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Empire Sun +
Richards, John, Merchant NavyCrew memberEmpire Sun
Ridge, Charles, Merchant NavyCrew memberEmpire Sun
Sayers, Alfred, Merchant NavyCrew memberEmpire Sun
Sheppard, George Edward, RN27Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Empire Sun +
Townsey, Charles, Merchant NavyCrew memberEmpire Sun

24 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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