Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

HMHS Somersetshire

British Hospital ship



Photo courtesy of State Library of New South Wales

This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the British Hospital ship HMHS Somersetshire.

Aboard HMHS Somersetshire when hit on 7 Apr 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Arkieson, Charles, Merchant NavyMasterHMHS Somersetshire
Dixon, John Marchent, British Army24Passenger (Private)HMHS Somersetshire +
Foster, K.M., British ArmyPassenger (Major)HMHS Somersetshire
Hirst, J.W., British ArmyPassenger (Lieutenant Colonel)HMHS Somersetshire
Hockenhull, Reginald Leslie, Merchant Navy28Second Radio OfficerHMHS Somersetshire
Hughes, William Richard, British Army29Passenger (Private)HMHS Somersetshire +
Ingham, Herbert, British Army25Passenger (Private)HMHS Somersetshire +
James, George Walter, British Army26Passenger (Private)HMHS Somersetshire +
Pincott, James, British Army27Passenger (Private)HMHS Somersetshire +
Sedge, William Samuel, British Army20Passenger (Private)HMHS Somersetshire +
Sheikh Bhonda, , Merchant Navy20General ServantHMHS Somersetshire +
Watkins, R.W.H., British ArmyPassenger (Private)HMHS Somersetshire

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?
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.