Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam merchant

Photo courtesy of the Allen Collection

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

Aboard Adviser when hit on 15 Nov 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Baker, Charles, Merchant Navy32FiremanAdviser
Bigny, Leonard, Merchant Navy29Able SeamanAdviser
Clutterbuck, Henry, Merchant Navy26Able SeamanAdviser
Dye, Alfred, Merchant Navy20Ordinary SeamanAdviser
Fergus, Leonard, Merchant Navy19Officers BoyAdviser
Fitzpatrick, John, Merchant Navy26CookAdviser
Forrest, Ralph, Merchant Navy40DonkeymanAdviser
Haigh, Geoffrey, Merchant Navy19Able SeamanAdviser
Hanson, Fred, Merchant Navy29Able SeamanAdviser
Langham, Frederick, Merchant Navy58FiremanAdviser
Ling, John Thurston, Merchant NavyMasterAdviser
Mainprize, George, Merchant Navy28Able SeamanAdviser
McClarron, Leonard, Merchant Navy23Able SeamanAdviser
McGlashan, James, Merchant Navy35Lamp TrimmerAdviser
Morrison, John Archie, Merchant NavyThird Engineer OfficerAdviser
Norton, Charles, Merchant Navy24FiremanAdviser
Petrie, William, Merchant Navy31GreaserAdviser
Price, Edward, Merchant Navy20FiremanAdviser
Roberts, Herbert, Merchant Navy41Ordinary SeamanAdviser
Roper, Albert E., Merchant Navy40FiremanAdviser
Shearer, Magnus, Merchant Navy51Able SeamanAdviser
Smith, Sidney, Merchant Navy29Able SeamanAdviser
Spicer, Robert, Merchant Navy31FiremanAdviser
Sullivan, Timothy, Merchant Navy22FiremanAdviser
Toivonen, John, Merchant Navy19StewardAdviser
Vernon, Albert, Merchant Navy31GreaserAdviser
Yates, Robert, Merchant Navy40Able SeamanAdviser

27 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.