Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

Empire Avocet

British steam merchant




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

Aboard Empire Avocet when hit on 30 Sep 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
Anderson, Alfred Ernest, Merchant Navy19Able SeamanCumberland, Empire Avocet
Barry-Calrow, J., Merchant NavyRadio OperatorEmpire Avocet
Berry, Alfred, Merchant NavyChief Engineer OfficerEmpire Avocet
Clarke, James Henry English, Merchant NavyChief OfficerEmpire Avocet
Hewson, G., RNAble Seaman (DEMS gunner)Empire Avocet
Hill, William, Merchant Navy58Engineer OfficerEmpire Avocet
Kale, Albert Edward, Merchant NavyFiremanEmpire Avocet
Kent, Robert James, Merchant Navy36GreaserEmpire Avocet +
King, J.M., Merchant NavyThird OfficerEmpire Avocet
Pover, Frederick, Merchant NavyMasterEmpire Avocet
Pyner, Edward, Merchant Navy33GreaserEmpire Avocet
Quelch, , British ArmyGunnerEmpire Avocet
Rollinson, H., RNDEMS gunnerEmpire Avocet
Rose, Ivor Best, Merchant Navy25Second OfficerEmpire Avocet
Salter, J.J., RNAble Seaman (DEMS gunner)Empire Avocet
Schofield, J., RNDEMS gunnerEmpire Avocet
Utting, , British ArmyGunnerEmpire Avocet
Watling, E.A., RNDEMS gunnerEmpire Avocet
Weldon, Frederick Charles, Merchant Navy29FiremanEmpire Avocet +

19 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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