Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam merchant

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

Aboard Orfor when hit on 14 Dec 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
BritishAik Foo Young, , Merchant NavyStewardOrfor +
BritishBarrass, John Davison, Merchant Navy30Third Engineer OfficerOrfor +
BritishBird, Ernest William, Merchant Navy24Third OfficerOrfor +
BritishCrone, Charles William Mathew, Merchant Navy43MasterOrfor +
IndianDulli Ullah, , Merchant Navy38TrimmerOrfor +
BritishEdgar, Robert, RN32Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Orfor +
BritishFong Han Am, , Merchant Navy29PantrymanOrfor +
BritishForbes, Charles Ralph, Merchant Navy24Fifth Engineer OfficerOrfor +
BritishForbes, John Bryce, Merchant Navy33Fourth Engineer OfficerOrfor +
BritishFoster, John Proud, RNAble Seaman (DEMS gunner)Orfor +
BritishGray, Richard Bernard, Merchant NavyAble SeamanOrfor
IndianKattu Mian, , Merchant Navy33FiremanOrfor +
BritishMacdonald, John, Merchant Navy42Able SeamanOrfor +
BritishMcArthur, Alan, Merchant Navy23Able SeamanOrfor +
BritishMcDowall, John, Merchant NavyChief Engineer OfficerOrfor
BritishPeacock, Fred Cyril, Merchant Navy28CarpenterOrfor +
BritishQuincey, Leslie, Merchant Navy21Ordinary SeamanOrfor +
BritishSai Sim York, , Merchant NavyChief StewardOrfor +
BritishStorey, William Ronald, Merchant Navy29Second OfficerOrfor +
BritishThompson, Thomas Humphrey, Merchant Navy20Second Radio OfficerOrfor +
IndianTurra Mian, , Merchant Navy37TrimmerOrfor +
IndianWasal, , Merchant Navy39TrimmerOrfor +
BritishWatson, Thomas Henderson Donaldson, RNAble Seaman (DEMS gunner)Orfor +
IndianYusuf Ali, , Merchant Navy44TindalOrfor +

24 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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