Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British motor merchant

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 British motor merchant Oakbank.

Aboard Oakbank when hit on 27 Dec 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Abdul Ghafur, , Merchant Navy63SeacunnyOakbank +
Abdul Jalil, , Merchant Navy44LascarOakbank +
Abdul Majid, , Merchant Navy52BhandaryOakbank +
Abdul Majid, , Merchant Navy42TindalOakbank +
Abdul Mian, , Merchant Navy45CassabOakbank +
Abdul Moquith, , Merchant Navy41Deck SerangOakbank +
Abdul Rahman, , Merchant Navy43General ServantOakbank +
Afi-Ud-Din, , Merchant Navy43LascarOakbank +
Aman Ullah, , Merchant Navy34GreaserOakbank +
Arid Ali, , Merchant Navy41SeacunnyOakbank +
Bahadur, , Merchant Navy41TopassOakbank +
Blackstock, Duncan, Merchant Navy50Chief OfficerOakbank
Duncan, John Nicol, Merchant Navy32First Radio OfficerOakbank +
Gomes, Raphial, Merchant Navy46Cook and BakerOakbank +
Innes-Sim, Ian Hamish, Merchant Navy19ApprenticeOakbank
Kabir Mian, , Merchant Navy23LascarOakbank +
Karamat Ali, , Merchant Navy43DonkeymanOakbank +
MacMillan, Archibald Sinclair, Merchant Navy42Junior Second Engineer OfficerOakbank +
Mould, Charles William, RN20Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Oakbank +
Muhammad Hanif, , Merchant NavyGeneral ServantOakbank +
Muhammad Jahangir, , Merchant Navy44StewardOakbank +
Muhammad Nadir Hussain, , Merchant Navy28LascarOakbank +
Mustafa Ali, , Merchant Navy38DonkeymanOakbank +
Nabi Nawaz, , Merchant Navy29LascarOakbank +
Parkes, David, RN28Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Oakbank +
Pye, George Nathaniel, Merchant Navy30Junior Fourth Engineer OfficerOakbank +
Raman, , Merchant Navy42TopassOakbank +
Slater, James, RN21Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Oakbank +
Stewart, James, Merchant Navy50MasterOakbank
Swanson, John George, Merchant NavyChief OfficerOakbank
Tyson, Henry Lawson, Merchant Navy21Junior Third Engineer OfficerOakbank +

31 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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