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 Afrika.

Aboard Afrika when hit on 7 Feb 1943

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Belch, George, Merchant Navy41Ordinary SeamanAfrika +
Brook, George, Merchant Navy41Able SeamanAfrika +
Clarke, Reginald, Merchant Navy16BoyAfrika +
Clinton, George, Merchant Navy40Able SeamanAfrika +
Collins, Owen Louis, Merchant Navy18Cabin BoyAfrika +
Critchell, Joseph, Merchant NavyAssistant StewardAfrika +
Danielsen, Arne, Merchant Navy33GreaserAfrika +
Dellow, Terence Richard, Merchant Navy22Junior Engineer OfficerAfrika +
Fong, Jack, Merchant NavyAssistant StewardAfrika +
Foulds, Edward Jackson, Merchant Navy21GreaserAfrika +
Frederiksen, Oskar Frode, Merchant Navy43Chief Engineer OfficerAfrika +
Hansen, Bernt Hans Asser, Merchant Navy65Chief StewardAfrika +
Jensen, Emanuel Broholm, Merchant Navy47MasterAfrika +
Jensen, Svend Aage E., Merchant Navy21Able SeamanAfrika +
Mellor, Leslie Ernest, Merchant Navy27Junior Engineer OfficerAfrika +
Morgan, Ivor Hughes, Merchant Navy44Junior Engineer OfficerAfrika +
Rowley, Ralph, RN36Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Afrika +
Shedden, William Murray, RNAble Seaman (DEMS gunner)Afrika +
Sørensen, Ingolf Kristian Lerche, Merchant Navy47Second Engineer OfficerAfrika +
Tarbox, Frederick Cecil, Merchant Navy26Engineer OfficerAfrika +

20 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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