Ships hit by U-boats

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HMS Veteran (D 72)

British destroyer



Photo courtesy of Mark Teadham

This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the British destroyer HMS Veteran (D 72).

Aboard HMS Veteran (D 72) when hit on 26 Sep 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
Adams, James Hogg, RN30Leading StokerHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Ager, Arthur Henry, RN24Able SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Allen, George Bingley, RN22TelegraphistHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Allen, William, RFR42Stoker 1st ClassHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Anderson, Alfred John, RN21Leading SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Andrews, Sydney, RN27Petty OfficerHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Balderstone, Clifford, RN22Ordinary TelegraphistHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Banks, Tom, RFR38Petty Officer StokerHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Barker, Henry, RN25SignalmanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Bath, John Herbert Edward, RN34Petty Officer CookHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Baxter, Joseph, RN45Stoker 1st ClassHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Beer, Arthur, RNOrdinary SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Bellchambers, Ronald Bernard, RN27Stoker 1st ClassHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Benn, Alfred George, RN30Leading Radio MechanicHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Blackman, William George, RFR39Leading StokerHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Bradshaw, William, RN39Warrant MechanicianHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Branch, Roger Errington Atkinson, RNVR26Able SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Breavington, George Edward, RNOrdinary SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Brennan, Richard, RNStoker 1st ClassHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Bright, Patrick Joseph, RN19Ordinary SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Brown, Maurice Walter Dennis, RN19Ordinary SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Brown, Norman Albert, RN22StewardHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Brown, Stewart Leslie, RN19Ordinary SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Buckenham, Guy, RN20Stoker 1st ClassHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Butler, Charles William, RN19Ordinary SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Butler, Frederick, RN24TelegraphistHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Cahill, Frank Leslie, RNAble SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Carter, Michael John, RNVR21Sub-LieutenantHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Cassidy, Peter, RN22StewardHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Chatterley, William Frederick, RN22Able SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Clarke, Herbert, RN18Ordinary SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Clegg, Norman Edward, RN32Stoker 1st ClassHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Clogstoun, Herbert Anthony Amyas, RN21LieutenantHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Clouter, John Charles, RNAble SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Cockrell, Frederick Louis John, RNAble SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Cohen, Maurice Meyer, RNStewardHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Cole, Harry William, RNStoker 1st ClassHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Coles, Dennis Alfred, RN20Stoker 1st ClassHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Connell, James Richmond, RN29Leading CoderHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Corrigan, Francis Owen, RCN24Passenger (Petty Officer Supply)HMS Veteran (D 72) +
Cox, Thomas Broderick, RN25Able SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Craft, Leonard, RNAble SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Crane, Horace Lloyd, RN33Able SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Crawford, Walter, RN36Sick Berth AttendantHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Cross, James Edward, RN24Able SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Crumley, James Charles, RN40Petty Officer StokerHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Davies, Norman, RN23Able SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Dawson, Ian Morrison, RN21Supply AssistantHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Dawson, William, RN25Leading StokerHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Day, William Herbert, RN30Stoker 1st ClassHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Denness, Charles George, RNStoker 1st ClassHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Denton, George Francis, RNStoker 1st ClassHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Dixon, George Joseph, RNAble SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Durham, Edward Henry, RN38Gunner (T)HMS Veteran (D 72) +
Dwyer, Joseph Cannon, RCNVR35Passenger (Lieutenant)HMS Veteran (D 72) +
Edwards, William Frederick John, RFRPetty Officer StokerHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Falconer, Arthur McLeod, RN32Able SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Farish, Charles James, RN26Stoker 1st ClassHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Farish, Frederick, RN18Ordinary SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Ferguson, David Russell Shaw, RN27SignalmanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Filby, Jeffrey Edward, RN21Ordinary SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Freeman, George, RN22Able SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
French, Reginald Charles, RN28Able SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Frid, Charles Percy, RN29Stoker 1st ClassHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Frost, Albert Edward, RN24Leading StokerHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Frost, William Harry, RN19Ordinary SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Garwood, Trevor Henry, RN31Lieutenant CommanderHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Gibson, William Huntley, RN24Ordinary SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Ginger, Victor John, RNVR24Able SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Goodacre, William Bertie, RN29Petty OfficerHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Greenwood, John, RN21Leading SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Griffiths, Leslie Hingston, RN39Leading TelegraphistHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Hall, George William, RN30Able SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Hamilton, Robert, RN29Engine Room Artificer 2nd ClassHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Harkness, Alexander Murray, RN23Leading SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Harpham, John Franklin, RN25Leading SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Harris, James Stanley, RN20Leading SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Hartnett, William, RN24Able SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Hayes, Francis Mason, RNVRSurgeon LieutenantHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Hearnden, Reginald Douglas, RN30Petty OfficerHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Hensher, Harold Charles, RN46Petty Officer StokerHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Higgins, Walter, RN20Ordinary SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Hinton, Robert William Herbert, RN20Able SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Hodges, Frank Richard, RN26Leading TelegraphistHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Holness, Herbert George, RN42Chief StokerHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Holt, Gerard, RN20Leading Cook (S)HMS Veteran (D 72) +
Hook, Gordon George, RN22Able SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Horley, William James, RN19Ordinary TelegraphistHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Jarvis, Walter William, RN28Stoker 1st ClassHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Jones, Brian Rosling, RNR21Sub-LieutenantHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Jones, Frank Arnold, RNPetty OfficerHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Kaye, Henry Frederick Whitfield, Merchant Navy25ShipwreckedHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Keiller, Leonard George, RN26Engine Room Artificer 3rd ClassHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Keith, John, RN33Able SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Kelloway, Pearce Burry, RN22Able SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Kenney, Geoffrey Frank, RN20Engine Room Artificer 4th ClassHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Law, Reginald Thomas Felton, RN48Petty Officer StokerHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Lawrence, Jack Frederick Ivor, RN20Able SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Lock, George Thomas, RN18Stoker 1st ClassHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Locke, John Henry William, RN26Able SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Mavir, James Tracey, RNAble SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Mayers, Chilion, Merchant Navy44ShipwreckedNew York, HMS Veteran (D 72) +
McClure, David, RN21Able SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
McCormick, John, RN38Electrical Artificer 3rd ClassHMS Veteran (D 72) +
McDonald, Thomas, RN23Stoker 1st ClassHMS Veteran (D 72) +
McLeod, George Farquhar, RNAble SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Needham, John Desmond, RN28LieutenantHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Newton, George Henry, RNRPetty OfficerHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Nowell, Bernard Cecil, RN30Able SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Osborne, Ernest James, RN27Leading Cook (O)HMS Veteran (D 72) +
Osborne, Ralph Robert, RN22Able SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Parkinson, George William, RNR28SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Parnham, Herbert, RN25Able SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Perry, Jack, RN22Ordinary SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Probert, Edward Alfred, RN28Leading Supply AssistantHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Randall, Albert Victor, RN32Able SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Reed, Robert Bernard Clement, RNVR22Able SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Reeves, Arthur Robert, RN23Able SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Reeves, James Donald, RN21Ordinary SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Reid, Harold William, RN23Able SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Richardson, William John, RN27Petty Officer TelegraphistHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Rimmer, Herbert, RN20Able SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Robertson, Horace Charles Embeson, RNAble SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Rogers, David Edward, RN27Able SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Rogers, Robert Henry, RN34Petty Officer StokerHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Saddington, Samuel, RN37Chief Engine Room ArtificerHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Sanderson, Robert Wilson, RN27Able SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Schofield, Frederick, RN25Stoker 1st ClassHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Shaw, Cecil Mourvelin Harvey, RN32Able SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Sheldon, Robert John, RNOrdinary SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Sloggett, Ernest Herbert, RNVR28Ordinary SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Smith, Charles Edward, RN33Petty OfficerHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Smith, Fred, RNAble SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Smith, Geoffrey Charters, RN22Stoker 1st ClassHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Smith, John Preston Thomson, RNLeading StokerHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Steele, Harry, RN20Ordinary SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Steventon, John Ashley, RN21Ordnance Artificer 4th ClassHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Stubbs, Leonard, RN25Able SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Sutton, George, RN38Chief Petty OfficerHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Swales, John Errington, RN23Leading SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Tarlton, Frank Mintoft, RNLeading CoderHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Tharratt, George Edwin Owen, RN22Able SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Thompson, Alfred Alexander, RNAble SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Tingle, Francis, RN22Able SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Todd, Joseph, RN26Leading SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Vincent, William Alfred, RN30Stoker 1st ClassHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Vincon, George, RN26Petty OfficerHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Wade, Frank Hildred, RNSignalmanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Waite, John George, RN22Leading StokerHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Ward, John, RN24Engine Room Artificer 4th ClassHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Warman, Leslie Edward, RN37Petty Officer StewardHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Warner, George Herbert, RN20SignalmanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
West, Harold Leslie, RN22Canteen ManagerHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Wheeler, John Alfred William, RNLeading SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Whiley, Charles Edward, RNAble SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
White, Frederick Robert Victor, RN21Able SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Whittaker, John, RNAble SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Williams, Sydney J., RNLeading SignalmanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Wiltshire, Bert, RN29Yeoman of SignalsHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Wood, John Barclay, RN32StewardHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Woodman, Reginald Herbert, RFR34Stoker 1st ClassHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Wright, Harold, RN19Able SeamanHMS Veteran (D 72) +
Young, Robert Smith Cook, Merchant Navy42ShipwreckedBoston, HMS Veteran (D 72) +

163 persons found.

Served on indicates the ships we have listed for the person, some were stationed on multiple ships hit by U-boats.

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