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
BritishBall, Harry, British ArmyPassenger (Private)Strathallan
BritishBerry, Allan, British Army21PassengerStrathallan
BritishBiggs, John Henry, Merchant NavyMasterStrathallan
AmericanBourke-White, Margaret, Civilian38Passenger (War correspondent)Strathallan
AmericanBuchanan, Heydon W., US Army29Passenger (Captain)Strathallan
BritishBurns, Stanley, RAF23Passenger (Corporal)Strathallan +
BritishClark, Albert John, Merchant NavyWinchmanStrathallan
BritishCrawford, Archibald Black, Merchant Navy25Crew memberStrathallan
BritishDavidson, Janet MacFarlane, British Army29Passenger (Sister)Strathallan +
BritishDavies, David Benjamin, Merchant NavyAssistant StewardStrathallan
BritishDoran, Teresa, British Army27Passenger (Sister)Strathallan +
BritishEllis, Roland, British Army29Passenger (Private)Strathallan
BritishFraser, William, British Army28Passenger (Private)Strathallan
BritishGoodall, Christopher Herbert, Merchant NavyStewardStrathallan
AmericanGraham, Paul Victor, US Army30Passenger (2nd Lt)Strathallan
BritishHadridge, Esther, British Army31Passenger (Sister)Strathallan +
BritishHall, Eric, British ArmyPassengerStrathallan
IndianIbrahim, , Merchant Navy26SeamanStrathallan +
BritishJames, Kenneth Russell, RAFVR21Passenger (Aircraftman Second Class)Strathallan +
BritishJones, David Gryffydd, RAF19PassengerStrathallan
BritishKelman, Margaret, British ArmyPassenger (Sister)Strathallan
BritishKerr, Julie, British ArmyPassenger (Sister)Strathallan
BritishKnox, Norman, Merchant Navy22Third Engineer OfficerStrathallan +
BritishLast, John Cavendish William, Merchant NavyChief OfficerStrathallan
BritishLawless, William, RAF21PassengerStrathallan
BritishLeiper, Margaret Jane, British ArmyPassenger (Sister)Strathallan
BritishMacLennan, George James, Merchant NavyChief Engineer OfficerStrathallan
BritishMarshall, Sydney Andrew, RAFVR35Passenger (Corporal)Strathallan
BritishMawston, Edna May, British Army32Passenger (Sister)Strathallan +
BritishMcKibbin, Thomas Robert St. Clair, Merchant NavyCadetStrathallan
BritishMorley, Harry S., Merchant Navy41Third Engineer OfficerStrathallan +
IndianMuhammad Akbar, , Merchant Navy29Lamp TrimmerStrathallan +
IndianNizam Din, , Merchant Navy43Water TenderStrathallan +
BritishOrr, Donald Alexander, Merchant NavyAssistant EngineerStrathallan
BritishParson, Walter Lester, British Army33Passenger (Private)Strathallan
BritishPhillips, Harold Seymour, RAFVR35Passenger (Leading Aircraftman)Strathallan +
BritishPorterfield, Helen, British ArmyPassenger (Sister)Strathallan +
IndianSaheb Din, , Merchant Navy43OilerStrathallan +
BritishSimpson, Jack, Merchant NavySupernumary Fourth EngineerStrathallan
BritishSkeaping, John Rattenbury, British Army41PassengerStrathallan
BritishStewardson, Olive, British Army34Passenger (Sister)Strathallan
BritishSummersby, Kay, British Army34Passenger (Lieutenant)Strathallan
BritishTribe, William Fernly, RAFVRPassenger (Aircraftman First Class)Strathallan +
BritishValentine, William Herbert, RAFVR37Passenger (Leading Aircraftman)Strathallan +
BritishVernon, John Anthony, British Army26Passenger (Major)Strathallan
BritishWacher, John Frank, Merchant NavyCadetStrathallan
BritishWade, Harry Richard, Merchant NavyCadetStrathallan
AmericanWood, 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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