Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Canadian motor tanker

Photo courtesy of Donald A. Baker

This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the Canadian motor tanker Victolite.

Aboard Victolite when hit on 11 Feb 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
CanadianArsenault, Antoine J., Merchant Navy49BoilermakerVictolite +
CanadianBall, John Franklin, Merchant Navy28FiremanVictolite +
CanadianBell, Raymond, Merchant Navy30StorekeeperVictolite +
CanadianBourbonnais, Philippe, Merchant Navy23Able SeamanVictolite +
CanadianBoynton, George William, Merchant Navy20Ordinary SeamanVictolite +
CanadianBuckingham, Thomas J., Merchant Navy45Second Engineer OfficerVictolite +
CanadianBurke, John Warren, Merchant Navy19Able SeamanVictolite +
CanadianBurt, George Charles, Merchant Navy21Engineer OfficerVictolite +
CanadianChisholm, Edwin Macdonald, Merchant Navy21Engineer OfficerVictolite +
CanadianCross, Judson James, Merchant Navy25FiremanVictolite +
CanadianDauphinee, Wilfred Eldon, Merchant Navy19Ordinary SeamanVictolite +
CanadianDempsey, Graydon, Merchant Navy22FiremanVictolite +
CanadianDriscoll, Kenneth, Merchant Navy21Able SeamanVictolite +
CanadianEttinger, Claude W., Merchant Navy31Third OfficerVictolite +
CanadianGeddes, Richard Cameron, Merchant Navy40Third Engineer OfficerVictolite +
CanadianGetson, Frederick, Merchant Navy25Able SeamanVictolite +
CanadianGetson, Harold Frank, Merchant Navy23Fourth OfficerVictolite +
CanadianGoulet, Jean Jacques, Merchant Navy22Able SeamanVictolite +
CanadianHarries, David Propert, Merchant Navy39First OfficerVictolite +
CanadianHilchey, Eugene A., Merchant Navy32PumpmanVictolite +
CanadianLatimer, Fraser H., Merchant Navy23Junior Engineer OfficerVictolite +
BritishLawson, John Richmond Archer, RN29Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Victolite +
CanadianLee, James C., Merchant Navy46Chief CookVictolite +
CanadianMacMillan, Peter, Merchant Navy52Chief StewardVictolite +
CanadianManzell, William, RCN21Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Victolite +
CanadianMarchand, Arthur, Merchant Navy20Able SeamanVictolite +
CanadianMartell, Gerard Roy, Merchant Navy17Ordinary SeamanVictolite +
CanadianMattatall, Albert Lewis, Merchant Navy24Mess Room BoyVictolite +
CanadianMcCrea, Victor, Merchant Navy20Mess Room BoyVictolite +
CanadianMunro, Neil, Merchant Navy40Chief Engineer OfficerVictolite +
CanadianOuellet, Joseph Albert, Merchant Navy26Second OfficerVictolite +
CanadianPharand, Roger, Merchant Navy20Mess Room BoyVictolite +
CanadianPolygach, John, Merchant Navy19WiperVictolite +
CanadianPommerelle, John Thomas, Merchant Navy41Boatswain (Bosun)Victolite +
CanadianRaymond, Fred Charles, Merchant Navy24Able SeamanVictolite +
CanadianReid, Roy, Merchant Navy24Junior Engineer OfficerVictolite +
CanadianRowland, John Thomas, Merchant Navy19Ordinary SeamanVictolite +
CanadianSmith, Peter McLean, Merchant Navy45MasterVictolite +
CanadianSpofforth, Thomas Joseph, Merchant Navy42Fifth Engineer OfficerVictolite +
CanadianStone, Daniel Ralph, Merchant Navy16WiperVictolite +
CanadianStratton, Reginald A., Merchant Navy42Junior Engineer OfficerVictolite +
NorwegianSøderberg, Fritjof, Merchant Navy27WiperVictolite +
CanadianTaylor, Frank G., Merchant Navy28Radio OperatorVictolite +
CanadianTaylor, Samuel, Merchant Navy28Second CookVictolite +
CanadianTooker, Charles H., Merchant Navy17Saloon MessmanVictolite +
CanadianVaughan, Owen Havelock, Merchant Navy32Fourth Engineer OfficerVictolite +
CanadianWright, Donald Albert, Merchant Navy22Able SeamanVictolite +

47 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?
If you wish to add a crewmember to the listing we would need most of this information: ship name, nationality, name, dob, place of birth, service (merchant marine, ...), rank or job on board. We have place for a photo as well if provided. You can e-mail us the information here.