Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam merchant

Photo Courtesy of Library of Contemporary History, Stuttgart

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

Aboard Hartington when hit on 2 Nov 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Arkley, Robert, Merchant Navy22Fourth Engineer OfficerHartington +
Brewster, Jack, Merchant Navy18CadetHartington +
Chapman, Alfred Henry, RN36Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Hartington +
Clements, Owen William, Merchant Navy37Chief OfficerHartington +
Davies, Brymor Edgar, Merchant Navy18CadetHartington +
Dawson, Robert, Merchant Navy30Second Engineer OfficerHartington +
Donkin, Lancelot, Merchant Navy52GreaserHartington +
Edwards, Maurice James, Merchant NavyMasterHartington
Gibb, Edwin Gilchrist, Merchant Navy28First Radio OfficerHartington +
Griffiths, George David, Merchant Navy18Fireman and TrimmerHartington +
Harding, Harold Osmond, Merchant Navy17Cabin BoyHartington +
Holland, Reginald Arthur, British Army27Gunner (DEMS gunner)Hartington +
Hose, Michael Terence, Merchant Navy21Third OfficerHartington +
Huckle, William Arthur, Merchant Navy39Able SeamanHartington +
Joyce, George Cyril, Merchant NavySecond OfficerHartington
Leask, Magnus, Merchant Navy53Able SeamanHartington +
Maccoy, Septimus Thomas Leslie, Merchant Navy18Assistant StewardHartington +
Maclean, Duncan, Merchant Navy49Fireman and TrimmerHartington +
Macrae, John, Merchant Navy60CarpenterHartington +
Madore, Walter, Merchant Navy35Boatswain (Bosun)Yorkmoor, Hartington +
Ramm, Oliver, Merchant Navy23Able SeamanHartington +
Saunderson, John, Merchant NavyThird Radio OfficerHartington +
Scarfe, James Henry, Merchant Navy24Assistant StewardHartington +
Spencer, George Alfred, Merchant Navy32Able SeamanHartington +
Thompson, Frederick George, Merchant Navy34CookHartington +
Tyler, Alfred George, Merchant Navy20Fireman and TrimmerHartington +
Watson, Archibald Campbell Buller, Merchant NavyChief Engineer OfficerHartington
Young, Frederick Robert, Merchant NavyThird Engineer OfficerHartington

28 persons found - for all attacks on this ship (3).

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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