Ships hit by U-boats

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Ocean Courage

British steam merchant


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

Aboard Ocean Courage when hit on 15 Jan 1943

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NameAgeRankServed on
Aspden, Francis James, Merchant Navy26CarpenterOcean Courage +
Barnes, Thomas, Merchant Navy32Assistant StewardOcean Courage +
Bellwood, Geoffrey Edward, Merchant Navy19Ordinary SeamanOcean Courage +
Berry, William, Merchant Navy62DonkeymanOcean Courage +
Birch, Joseph, Merchant Navy23Fireman and TrimmerOcean Courage +
Bolton, Reginald, Merchant Navy42Fireman and TrimmerOcean Courage +
Burwin, David, Merchant Navy30Fireman and TrimmerOcean Courage +
Campbell, Hugh Andrew, Merchant Navy20Able SeamanOcean Courage +
Chatterton, John Percy, Merchant Navy37Fireman and TrimmerOcean Courage +
Clegg, John, Merchant Navy18Ordinary SeamanOcean Courage +
Coffey, John, Merchant Navy30SailorOcean Courage +
Devereux, Passifull Arthur, Merchant Navy40Chief OfficerOcean Courage +
Fairlie, Herbert, Merchant Navy45Chief Engineer OfficerOcean Courage +
Fazakerley, Edward, Merchant Navy27GreaserOcean Courage +
Handley, Arthur, British Army31Gunner (DEMS gunner)Ocean Courage +
Harrison, Reginald Gordon William, Merchant Navy35CookOcean Courage +
Hooper, Phillip Cyril, Merchant Navy29Chief StewardOcean Courage +
Howkins, Wilfred, Merchant Navy20Fireman and TrimmerOcean Courage +
Hughes, Evan William, Merchant Navy33Third Engineer OfficerOcean Courage +
Hughes, James, Merchant Navy21SailorOcean Courage +
Hutchinson, Samuel, Merchant Navy36Second CookOcean Courage +
Jefferson, Thomas Christopher, RN20Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Ocean Courage +
Kemp, Thomas Harold, Merchant Navy57MasterOcean Courage +
Leeming, James Vincent, Merchant Navy32Able SeamanOcean Courage +
Locke, Edgar Pincombe, Merchant Navy25Fourth Engineer OfficerOcean Courage +
Luker, Albert Glyn, Merchant Navy19Second Radio OfficerOcean Courage +
Martin, Harry, British Army28Lance Bombardier (DEMS gunner)Ocean Courage +
McNicol, John, Merchant Navy35Fireman and TrimmerOcean Courage +
Milligan, Andrew Barclay, Merchant Navy33Second Engineer OfficerOcean Courage +
Morgan, Lewis John, RN36Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Ocean Courage +
Morrison, James Edward, RN35Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Ocean Courage +
Mossman, Conrad Eric, Merchant Navy41First Radio OfficerOcean Courage +
Murray, Leo, Merchant Navy38Able SeamanOcean Courage +
Myers, William Henry, Merchant Navy43Able SeamanOcean Courage +
Phillips, James Leslie, Merchant Navy28Able SeamanOcean Courage +
Preston, Joseph Andrew, Merchant Navy34GreaserOcean Courage +
Shea, Francis, Merchant Navy19Fireman and TrimmerOcean Courage +
Smale, George Henry, RN21Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Ocean Courage +
Smith, Robert Leonard Martin, Merchant NavySecond OfficerOcean Courage
Stonier, John Thomas, Merchant Navy30Fireman and TrimmerOcean Courage +
Thomson, John, Merchant Navy29Fireman and TrimmerOcean Courage +
Thornhill, Albert Verdun, Merchant Navy26GreaserOcean Courage +
Tickle, Joseph, Merchant Navy26Fireman and TrimmerOcean Courage +
Tillotson, Norman Saynor, Merchant Navy17Third Radio OfficerOcean Courage +
Turner, John Nibbs, Merchant Navy53Boatswain (Bosun)Ocean Courage +
Tyrrell, Christopher Joseph, Merchant Navy36Fireman and TrimmerOcean Courage +
Webber, Garfield, Merchant Navy17Cabin BoyOcean Courage +
Whewell, George, Merchant Navy19Fireman and TrimmerOcean Courage +
Wood, John Cunningham, Merchant Navy19ApprenticeOcean Courage +
Østerbø, John Arndt, Merchant Navy23Passenger (Gunner)Malmanger, Ocean Courage +

50 persons found.

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