Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam merchant

Photo Courtesy of Library of Contemporary History, Stuttgart

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

Aboard Harpalion when hit on 13 Apr 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
BritishBirchall, Eric, Merchant Navy29Second OfficerHarbledown, Harpalion
BritishSlaughter, Charles Edward, Merchant NavyGalley BoyHarpalion
BritishUlke, Ernest, Merchant NavyFiremanHarpalion
BritishWhyte, James Fraser, Merchant NavyStewardHarpalion
BritishWilliams, Henry Whitlock, Merchant NavyMasterHarpalion

5 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.