Ships hit by U-boats
Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats
British steam merchant
This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the British steam merchant Rio Blanco.
Aboard Rio Blanco when hit on 1 Apr 1942
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|Andrew, Jack, Merchant Navy||27||Fireman and Trimmer||Rio Blanco +|
|Black, Donald Alexander, Merchant Navy||33||Second Officer||Rio Blanco +|
|Blackett, Aiden, Merchant Navy||32||Master||Rio Blanco|
|Bowden, John Noel, Merchant Navy||29||First Radio Officer||Rio Blanco +|
|Brown, James, Merchant Navy||38||Fireman and Trimmer||Rio Blanco +|
|Brown, John, Merchant Navy||40||Fireman and Trimmer||Rio Blanco +|
|Browne, Sam, Merchant Navy||51||Greaser||Rio Blanco|
|Campbell, Alexander, Merchant Navy||28||Able Seaman||Rio Blanco|
|Caulker, Squire, Merchant Navy||32||Fireman and Trimmer||Rio Blanco +|
|Coates, James, Merchant Navy||34||Cook||Rio Blanco|
|Dunsmuir, Henry Templeton, Merchant Navy||27||Fourth Engineer Officer||Rio Blanco +|
|Graham, Donald Gordon, Merchant Navy||20||Able Seaman||Rio Blanco|
|Herd, George Ronald, Merchant Navy||16||Cabin Boy||Rio Blanco +|
|Hutton, Patrick, Merchant Navy||20||Mess Room Boy||Rio Blanco +|
|MacLeod, Donald Angus, Merchant Navy||36||Able Seaman||Rio Blanco|
|McCorquodale, John, Merchant Navy||45||Chief Officer||Rio Blanco +|
|Murtagh, James, Merchant Navy||24||Able Seaman||Rio Blanco|
|Onoja, J.A., Merchant Navy||Fireman and Trimmer||Rio Blanco +|
|Pooley, George Albert, Merchant Navy||40||Third Engineer Officer||Rio Blanco +|
|Punch, William, Merchant Navy||31||Fireman and Trimmer||Rio Blanco +|
|Rarity, John, RN||36||Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)||Rio Blanco +|
|Roberts, Leslie Perry, Merchant Navy||Third Officer||Rio Blanco|
|Robinson, Joko, Merchant Navy||23||Donkeyman||Rio Blanco|
|Saunders, Edward, Merchant Navy||39||Fireman and Trimmer||Rio Blanco|
|Sims, Wilfred, RN||30||DEMS gunner||Rio Blanco|
|Smythe, Thomas William Charles, Merchant Navy||54||Chief Engineer Officer||Rio Blanco|
|Thompson, John, Merchant Navy||22||Boatswain (Bosun)||Rio Blanco|
|Thompson, Wilfred Edgar, Merchant Navy||39||Chief Steward||Rio Blanco +|
|Tich, John, Merchant Navy||40||Fireman and Trimmer||Rio Blanco +|
|Underhill, Clarence, RN||DEMS gunner||Rio Blanco|
|Watkins, John Barrington, Merchant Navy||18||Apprentice||Rio Blanco +|
|Williams, Henry, Merchant Navy||28||Fireman and Trimmer||Rio Blanco +|
|Williams, John, Merchant Navy||39||Fireman and Trimmer||Rio Blanco +|
33 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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