Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam 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 steam merchant Nirpura.

Aboard Nirpura when hit on 3 Mar 1943

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

NameAgeRankServed on
IndianBazl-Ur-Rahman, , Merchant Navy34FiremanNirpura +
IndianCardoz, Ignacio, Merchant Navy31BoyNirpura +
IndianEleash Ali, , Merchant Navy43TindalNirpura +
IndianFernandes, Ignacio, Merchant Navy38General ServantNirpura +
BritishHodgkinson, Thomas George, Merchant NavyMasterNirpura
IndianIdris Mian, , Merchant Navy30FiremanNirpura +
IndianJamshed Ali, , Merchant Navy51BhandaryNirpura +
BritishKennedy, James Middleton, Merchant Navy24Fourth Engineer OfficerNirpura +
IndianMithan, , Merchant Navy21TopassNirpura +
IndianMorkib Ali, , Merchant Navy33OilerNirpura +
IndianMuhammad Ishaq, , Merchant Navy39FiremanNirpura +
IndianMumtaz Mian, , Merchant Navy44TrimmerNirpura +
IndianMuqaddas Ali, , Merchant Navy32FiremanNirpura +
IndianMustafa-Ud-Din, , Merchant Navy24FiremanNirpura +
BritishNicholson, George Augustine, Merchant Navy24First Radio OfficerNirpura +
IndianQutb Ali, , Merchant Navy32TrimmerNirpura +
BritishScaife, Thomas, Merchant Navy42Second Engineer OfficerNirpura +

17 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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