Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam merchant

Photo courtesy of Dmitriy A. Sidorov

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

Aboard Chulmleigh when hit on 6 Nov 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Alexander, George, Merchant Navy28Fireman and TrimmerChulmleigh +
Bentley, James William, British Army32Gunner (DEMS gunner)Chulmleigh +
Calvett, Bertram Horace Langham, RN26Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Chulmleigh +
Clark, David Firth, Merchant NavyThird OfficerChulmleigh
Colvin, Richard Stanley, Merchant Navy47Chief Engineer OfficerChulmleigh +
Davies, John Islwyn, Merchant Navy30Chief StewardChulmleigh +
Dennison, Donald Edward, Merchant Navy18Mess Room BoyChulmleigh +
Fenn, Ernest James, Merchant Navy45Chief OfficerChulmleigh +
Franklin, Clive Russell, Merchant Navy22CookChulmleigh +
Gordon, Dennis, Merchant Navy18SailorChulmleigh +
Gow, Charles Parsons, British Army32Serjeant (DEMS gunner)Chulmleigh +
Graham, Alexander, Merchant Navy19SailorChulmleigh +
Graham, Mitchell, Merchant Navy21Fireman and TrimmerChulmleigh +
Herd, Alexander Pearson, Merchant Navy28Fireman and TrimmerChulmleigh +
Herlock, John Edward, RN27Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Chulmleigh +
Hill, Andrew Campbell, Merchant Navy23Fourth Engineer OfficerChulmleigh +
Hume, Thomas Pickin, RNAble Seaman (DEMS gunner)Chulmleigh +
Jackson, George, Merchant Navy26Fireman and TrimmerChulmleigh +
Jeans, John Douglas Frank, Merchant Navy19ApprenticeChulmleigh +
Johnston, William Laurence, Merchant Navy44Able SeamanChulmleigh +
Larkin, Ernest George William, Merchant Navy19Third Radio OfficerChulmleigh +
Lowe, Bryan F., Merchant Navy20Fireman and TrimmerChulmleigh +
MacLennan, Finlay, Merchant Navy33Boatswain (Bosun)Chulmleigh +
Marritt, Peter William, Merchant Navy16ApprenticeChulmleigh +
Marshall, William Morris, Merchant Navy31GreaserChulmleigh +
McDonald, Herbert, Merchant Navy18Galley BoyChulmleigh +
McVicar, Harry James, Merchant Navy22Second Radio OfficerChulmleigh +
Middlemiss, Richard Alexander, Merchant Navy37Second Engineer OfficerChulmleigh +
Motton, Kenneth Hedley, RN20Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Chulmleigh +
Nicolson, James Francis, Merchant Navy32Able SeamanChulmleigh +
Owens, Solomon, Merchant Navy56CarpenterChulmleigh +
Painter, Stanley, Merchant Navy20StewardChulmleigh +
Penney, Frederick, RN19Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Chulmleigh +
Pepper, Samuel, British ArmyGunner (DEMS gunner)Chulmleigh +
Pounder, William, Merchant Navy16ApprenticeChulmleigh +
Procter, Thomas, British Army30Gunner (DEMS gunner)Chulmleigh +
Pryer, Harry Arthur James, RN26Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Chulmleigh +
Reid, Alfred, Merchant Navy49GreaserChulmleigh +
Robinson, William, RN33Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Chulmleigh +
Russell, John Thomas Hadman, Merchant NavyFireman and TrimmerChulmleigh +
Scollay, Magnus William, Merchant Navy27Able SeamanChulmleigh +
Smith, John, Merchant Navy19Fireman and TrimmerChulmleigh +
Sneddon, Alexander Nicholson, Merchant Navy17Cabin BoyChulmleigh +
Starkey, James, Merchant Navy34Second OfficerChulmleigh +
Suttie, John, Merchant Navy34DonkeymanChulmleigh +
Warren, George Stephen, British Army22Gunner (DEMS gunner)Chulmleigh +
Watson, William, Merchant Navy29Fireman and TrimmerChulmleigh +
White, Alexander George, Merchant Navy21Assistant CookChulmleigh +
Williams, Daniel Morley, Merchant NavyMasterChulmleigh
Willoughby, Frederick William, RMSergeant (DEMS gunner)Chulmleigh +
Wood, James, Merchant Navy34Third Engineer OfficerChulmleigh +

51 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?
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