Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British troop transport

Photo courtesy of Allan C. Green Collection

This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the British troop transport Strathallan.

Aboard Strathallan when hit on 21 Dec 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Ball, Harry, British ArmyPassenger (Private)Strathallan
Berry, Allan, British Army21PassengerStrathallan
Biggs, John Henry, Merchant NavyMasterStrathallan
Bourke-White, Margaret, Civilian38Passenger (War correspondent)Strathallan
Buchanan, Heydon W., US Army29Passenger (Captain)Strathallan
Burns, Stanley, RAF23Passenger (Corporal)Strathallan +
Clark, Albert John, Merchant NavyWinchmanStrathallan
Crawford, Archibald Black, Merchant Navy25Crew memberStrathallan
Davidson, Janet MacFarlane, British Army29Passenger (Sister)Strathallan +
Davies, David Benjamin, Merchant NavyAssistant StewardStrathallan
Doran, Teresa, British Army27Passenger (Sister)Strathallan +
Ellis, Roland, British Army29Passenger (Private)Strathallan
Fraser, William, British Army28Passenger (Private)Strathallan
Goodall, Christopher Herbert, Merchant NavyStewardStrathallan
Graham, Paul Victor, US Army30Passenger (2nd Lt)Strathallan
Hadridge, Esther, British Army31Passenger (Sister)Strathallan +
Hall, Eric, British ArmyPassengerStrathallan
Ibrahim, , Merchant Navy26SeamanStrathallan +
James, Kenneth Russell, RAFVR21Passenger (Aircraftman Second Class)Strathallan +
Jones, David Gryffydd, RAF19PassengerStrathallan
Kelman, Margaret, British ArmyPassenger (Sister)Strathallan
Kerr, Julie, British ArmyPassenger (Sister)Strathallan
Knox, Norman, Merchant Navy22Third Engineer OfficerStrathallan +
Last, John Cavendish William, Merchant NavyChief OfficerStrathallan
Lawless, William, RAF21PassengerStrathallan
Leiper, Margaret Jane, British ArmyPassenger (Sister)Strathallan
MacLennan, George James, Merchant NavyChief Engineer OfficerStrathallan
Marshall, Sydney Andrew, RAFVR35Passenger (Corporal)Strathallan
Mawston, Edna May, British Army32Passenger (Sister)Strathallan +
McKibbin, Thomas Robert St. Clair, Merchant NavyCadetStrathallan
Morley, Harry S., Merchant Navy41Third Engineer OfficerStrathallan +
Muhammad Akbar, , Merchant Navy29Lamp TrimmerStrathallan +
Nizam Din, , Merchant Navy43Water TenderStrathallan +
Orr, Donald Alexander, Merchant NavyAssistant EngineerStrathallan
Parson, Walter Lester, British Army33Passenger (Private)Strathallan
Phillips, Harold Seymour, RAFVR35Passenger (Leading Aircraftman)Strathallan +
Porterfield, Helen, British ArmyPassenger (Sister)Strathallan +
Saheb Din, , Merchant Navy43OilerStrathallan +
Simpson, Jack, Merchant NavySupernumary Fourth EngineerStrathallan
Skeaping, John Rattenbury, British Army41PassengerStrathallan
Stewardson, Olive, British Army34Passenger (Sister)Strathallan
Summersby, Kay, British Army34Passenger (Lieutenant)Strathallan
Tribe, William Fernly, RAFVRPassenger (Aircraftman First Class)Strathallan +
Valentine, William Herbert, RAFVR37Passenger (Leading Aircraftman)Strathallan +
Vernon, John Anthony, British Army26Passenger (Major)Strathallan
Wacher, John Frank, Merchant NavyCadetStrathallan
Wade, Harry Richard, Merchant NavyCadetStrathallan
Wood, George C., US Army43PassengerStrathallan

48 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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