Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

Empire Corporal

British steam tanker



Empire Corporal under her former name British Corporal. Photo courtesy of John Crossland

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

Aboard Empire Corporal when hit on 14 Aug 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Evans, Aaron, Merchant Navy21Fifth Engineer OfficerEmpire Corporal +
Hardy, William, Merchant Navy27FiremanEmpire Corporal +
Hodgson, George Eric, Merchant NavyMasterEmpire Corporal
James, R.S., Merchant Navy30Able SeamanEmpire Corporal +
Macintyre, Robert Alexander Cameron, Merchant Navy56Chief Engineer OfficerEmpire Corporal +
Manson, William, Merchant Navy58GreaserEmpire Corporal +
Pinn, Harold Ernest, Merchant Navy24Second OfficerEmpire Corporal
Watson, John A., British ArmyLance Bombardier (DEMS gunner)Empire Corporal +

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?
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.