Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

Rose Castle

Canadian steam merchant




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

Aboard Rose Castle when hit on 2 Nov 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
Ali, Said, Merchant Navy46DonkeymanRose Castle +
Bennett, Reginald, Merchant Navy18Able SeamanRose Castle +
Burt, Fred, Merchant Navy26Second StewardRose Castle +
Dwyer, William J., Merchant Navy22TrimmerRose Castle +
Fillier, William James, Merchant Navy22FiremanRose Castle +
Gabriel, Albert Edward, Merchant Navy20TrimmerRose Castle +
Green, John Robert, Merchant Navy30Third OfficerRose Castle +
Hardy, Charles, Merchant Navy20FiremanRose Castle +
Hardy, Gordon, Merchant Navy18Crew memberRose Castle
Henderson, William, Merchant Navy62Chief Engineer OfficerRose Castle +
King, Henry Clarence, Merchant Navy25Able SeamanRose Castle +
MacDonald, Walter J., Merchant Navy44MasterRose Castle +
MacLeod, Angus, Merchant Navy21OilerRose Castle +
MacPherson, Ivan Daniel, Merchant Navy22Fourth Engineer OfficerRose Castle +
Mann, Robert Arnold, Merchant Navy17Ordinary SeamanRose Castle +
McLennon, William Gerard, RNAble Seaman (DEMS gunner)Rose Castle +
McMullin, Patrick, Merchant Navy22OilerRose Castle +
McPherson, Michael J., Merchant Navy18Ordinary SeamanRose Castle +
Miles, James, Merchant Navy42Boatswain (Bosun)Rose Castle +
Pehrson, Viggo Svend Lykke Dahl, Merchant Navy34CookRose Castle +
Rees, Frank, Merchant Navy16Crew memberLord Strathcona, Rose Castle
Ross, R.A., Merchant Navy20Deck HandRose Castle +
Stromsmoe, Gerald Monrad, Merchant Navy21FiremanRose Castle +
Suga, Jean, Merchant Navy27Second Engineer OfficerRose Castle +
Vatcher, Arthur J., Merchant Navy40Chief OfficerRose Castle +
Wasson, Leonard Birton, Merchant Navy30Able SeamanRose Castle +

26 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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