Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Panamanian steam merchant

Amarylis under her former name Assiout. 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 Panamanian steam merchant Amarylis.

Aboard Amarylis when hit on 2 Dec 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Bailey, John Herbert Reid, Merchant Navy39Staff CaptainAmarylis +
Bourthis, Antonis, Merchant NavySecond OfficerAmarylis
Cooper, Cecil Cyril, Merchant Navy22SailorAmarylis +
Costin, Leslie William, RN23Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Amarylis +
Davies, Thomas James Levi, Merchant Navy25Able SeamanAmarylis +
Gleave, James J., Merchant Navy21SailorAmarylis +
Goodwin, Charles Ernest, Merchant Navy49Radio OperatorAmarylis +
Hosona, Kassem, Merchant Navy32FiremanAmarylis +
Kendrew, Herbert W., Merchant Navy37CookAmarylis +
Kok, John, Merchant Navy34FiremanAmarylis +
Layland, Charles Henry, RN19Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Amarylis +
Legatha, Reginald A., Merchant Navy26FiremanAmarylis +
Louw, John, Merchant Navy32FiremanAmarylis +
Oates, Thomas Preston, Merchant Navy25Galley BoyAmarylis +
Pantazopoulos, Charalambos Nikolaou, Merchant NavyChief Engineer OfficerAmarylis +
Polemis, Stamatios Irakli, Merchant Navy50MasterAmarylis +
Roberts, Francis Johannes, Merchant Navy18SailorAmarylis +
Roussos, Antonios, Merchant NavyStewardAmarylis +
Scheepers, David, Merchant Navy60Mess Room BoyAmarylis +
Shields, Edward Victor, Merchant Navy44Second OfficerAmarylis +
Smith, Sydney George, Merchant Navy14SailorAmarylis +
Stanley, James, Merchant Navy23FiremanAmarylis +

22 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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