Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

Ocean Crusader

British steam merchant


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

Aboard Ocean Crusader when hit on 26 Nov 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
Armstrong, Thomas Pounder, Merchant Navy23Able SeamanOcean Crusader +
Arnold, Douglas Albert George, RN19Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Ocean Crusader +
Bainbridge, Edward Eli, RN19Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Ocean Crusader +
Bell, Thomas, Merchant Navy28FiremanOcean Crusader +
Braxton, Cyril Edwin, Merchant Navy17Ordinary SeamanOcean Crusader +
Brown, John Frederick, Merchant Navy30GreaserOcean Crusader +
Clark, George, Merchant Navy52DonkeymanOcean Crusader +
Cook, Harry Wilson, Merchant Navy53Chief Engineer OfficerOcean Crusader +
Cook, Thomas, Merchant Navy22Third OfficerOcean Crusader +
Counsell, Cecil Raymond, Merchant Navy42Second Engineer OfficerOcean Crusader +
Dadds, James Alexander, Merchant Navy26Third Engineer OfficerOcean Crusader +
Daley, Alfred James, Merchant Navy24GreaserOcean Crusader +
Davies, Frederick Llewellyn, Merchant Navy19Ordinary SeamanOcean Crusader +
Devey, Kenneth Henry, RN21Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Ocean Crusader +
Edwards, Benjamin, Merchant Navy20FiremanOcean Crusader +
Farrugia, Vincent, Merchant Navy28FiremanOcean Crusader +
Glass, Hugh, Merchant Navy23GreaserOcean Crusader +
Hobbs, Wilfred Harry, Merchant Navy33FiremanOcean Crusader +
Hunter, Archibald, Merchant Navy18Mess Room StewardOcean Crusader +
John, Albert Henry, Merchant Navy28Able SeamanOcean Crusader +
Jones, William, Merchant Navy28FiremanOcean Crusader +
Laking, Norman Kenneth, Merchant Navy26Second StewardOcean Crusader +
Malley, James, Merchant Navy28Fourth Engineer OfficerOcean Crusader +
Martin, Roderick, Merchant Navy37Able SeamanOcean Crusader +
Matthew, Stanley Rogers, Merchant Navy17Third Radio OfficerOcean Crusader +
McAree, Norman Thomas, Merchant Navy21Ordinary SeamanOcean Crusader +
McCormack, John, Merchant Navy34Chief StewardOcean Crusader +
McLean, David, Merchant Navy35FiremanOcean Crusader +
McPhee, Alfred, Merchant Navy23Chief CookOcean Crusader +
Minton, William John, Merchant Navy27Second OfficerOcean Crusader +
Moseley, Charles, Merchant Navy28FiremanOcean Crusader +
Norris, William, British Army24Gunner (DEMS gunner)Ocean Crusader +
O'Brien, John, Merchant Navy30Able SeamanOcean Crusader +
O'Dea, Michael, Merchant Navy30FiremanOcean Crusader +
Packer, Reginald, Merchant Navy32FiremanOcean Crusader +
Parry, Ellis Wynne, Merchant Navy36MasterOcean Crusader +
Preece, Thomas John, Merchant Navy34CarpenterOcean Crusader +
Pritchard, Ronald Herbert, RN18Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Ocean Crusader +
Sheehan, Richard, Merchant Navy53Able SeamanOcean Crusader +
Smith, Henry Foggie, Merchant Navy40First Radio OfficerOcean Crusader +
Thomas, Harold, Merchant Navy43Chief OfficerOcean Crusader +
Thomson, John Brown, Merchant Navy24Second Radio OfficerOcean Crusader +
Tovey, Sidney George, Merchant Navy26FiremanOcean Crusader +
Vaughan, William Charles, Merchant Navy29FiremanOcean Crusader +
Walker, Thomas, Merchant Navy23Able SeamanOcean Crusader +
Ward, Roy, Merchant Navy16Mess Room StewardOcean Crusader +
Weaver, George Arthur, Merchant Navy31FiremanOcean Crusader +
Williamson, Alexander, Merchant Navy30Boatswain (Bosun)Ocean Crusader +
Williamson, Ernest, Merchant Navy27Assistant CookOcean Crusader +
Yates, Henry Charles, Merchant Navy44Able SeamanOcean Crusader +

50 persons found.

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