Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

Cape of Good Hope

British motor merchant



Photo from City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 447-2068

This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the British motor merchant Cape of Good Hope.

Aboard Cape of Good Hope when hit on 11 May 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
Bain, James, Merchant Navy27Second Engineer OfficerCape of Good Hope
Baker, Sam, RN25DEMS gunnerCape of Good Hope
Bowyer, A.J., RNDEMS gunnerCape of Good Hope
Bradley, Alexander, Merchant Navy37Chief Engineer OfficerCape of Good Hope
Bunting, J., Merchant NavyAssistant StewardCape of Good Hope
Cameron, Norman William, Merchant Navy17Crew memberCape of Good Hope
Campbell, Alexander, Merchant Navy57MasterCape of Good Hope
Doherty, Francis Richard, Merchant Navy20Crew memberCape of Good Hope, Orcades
Galbraith, Malcom, Merchant Navy17Ordinary SeamanCape of Good Hope
Godden, W.J., Merchant NavyAble SeamanCape of Good Hope
Hamilton, James, Merchant NavyChief OfficerCape of Good Hope
James, Bleddyn, Merchant Navy19ApprenticeCape of Good Hope
Jenkins, Thomas Maldwyn, Merchant Navy35First Radio OfficerCape of Good Hope
John, Gwilym Glyndwr, Merchant Navy19Second Radio OfficerCape of Good Hope
MacDonald, Donald, Merchant Navy24Third Engineer OfficerCape of Good Hope
MacLean, John, Merchant NavyAble SeamanEmpire Dew, Cape of Good Hope
MacNeil, Neil, Merchant Navy23Second OfficerCape of Good Hope
MacNeil, Roddy, Merchant Navy20Able SeamanCape of Good Hope
McKinlay, Harry, Merchant Navy36Chief StewardCape of Good Hope
Nicol, John McConnell, Merchant Navy26Second Engineer OfficerCape of Good Hope
Sewell, K.F., RNDEMS gunnerCape of Good Hope
Smith, Robert, Merchant NavyAble SeamanCape of Good Hope
Spierling, T., Merchant NavyThird Radio OfficerCape of Good Hope
Vincent, W.H., Merchant NavyAble SeamanCape of Good Hope

24 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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