Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam tanker

Photo courtesy of George Robinson

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

Aboard Creofield when hit on 2 Feb 1940

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

NameAgeRankServed on
IndianAli Jobad, , Merchant Navy36FiremanCreofield +
BritishCalver, Albert Edward, Merchant Navy51Chief OfficerCreofield +
BritishCarlin, Charles Fred, Merchant Navy71MasterCreofield +
BritishCrosbie, Robert Leadley, Merchant Navy19Assistant StewardCreofield +
BritishDuffy, James, Merchant Navy53Cook and StewardCreofield +
BritishDunville, Edward, Merchant Navy29Second Engineer OfficerCreofield +
BritishHawksfield, Matthew, Merchant Navy23SailorCreofield +
IndianHussain Meah, , Merchant Navy28FiremanCreofield +
BritishLamberd, William, Merchant Navy52Chief Engineer OfficerCreofield +
BritishLambert, Frederick William, Merchant Navy67Able SeamanCreofield +
BritishMatson, George William, Merchant Navy46Boatswain (Bosun)Creofield +
BritishPowrie, Alan, Merchant Navy44Second OfficerCreofield +
IndianSayeed Aron, , Merchant Navy45DonkeymanCreofield +
BritishShave, John R., Merchant Navy31Able SeamanCreofield +
BritishTrodd, Samuel George, RM40Marine (DEMS gunner)Creofield +
IndianUllah Arfan, , Merchant Navy28FiremanCreofield +
BritishWhitaker, Sydney, Merchant Navy32Able SeamanCreofield +

17 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.