Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

Empire Celt

British steam tanker



The stern section of Empire Celt after the tanker broke in two. Photo courtesy of James McCreadie

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

Aboard Empire Celt when hit on 24 Feb 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
Bulmer, Edward White, Merchant Navy27Engineer OfficerEmpire Celt, Dalcroy
Hardman, Cyril Edward, Merchant Navy29First Radio OfficerEmpire Celt +
Kemp, Ernest William, Merchant Navy26Second Radio OfficerEmpire Celt +
Maher, John Francis, Merchant Navy23Able SeamanEmpire Celt +
McCreadie, Edward, Merchant Navy48MasterEmpire Celt
Moore, Robert William, Merchant Navy19SailorEmpire Celt +
Ratcliffe, Hugh, British Army21Gunner (DEMS gunner)Empire Celt +
Scott, Harry, British Army29Gunner (DEMS gunner)Empire Celt +

8 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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