Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam merchant

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

Aboard Leadgate when hit on 8 Mar 1943

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Bertholini, Harold Frederick, Merchant Navy40Fireman and TrimmerLeadgate +
Bishop, Cyril Denis, Merchant Navy20Second Radio OfficerLeadgate +
Bowley, Alfred Charles, British ArmyGunner (DEMS gunner)Leadgate +
Branwood, George Leslie, Merchant Navy55Second Engineer OfficerLeadgate +
Dimopoulos, George Henry, Merchant Navy23SailorLeadgate +
Fairbank, Mark Gordon, Merchant Navy36Fireman and TrimmerLeadgate +
Faulding, George Martin, Merchant Navy23CookLeadgate +
Fitzgerald, Allister, Merchant Navy16Galley BoyLeadgate +
Floyd, Richard, Merchant Navy33Able SeamanLeadgate +
Halliday, Ernest Hay, Merchant Navy39MasterLeadgate +
Hampson, Thomas Frederick, Merchant Navy39Chief OfficerLeadgate +
Hearn, John Watson, Merchant Navy25Third OfficerLeadgate +
Kirton, Edgar, Merchant Navy21Second OfficerLeadgate +
Langley, Thomas, Merchant Navy45Fireman and TrimmerLeadgate +
Martin, Geoffrey, Merchant Navy23CookLeadgate +
McArthur, Donald, Merchant Navy38Chief Engineer OfficerLeadgate +
McAvoy, Patrick, Merchant Navy41Fireman and TrimmerLeadgate +
McMeechan, William, Merchant Navy21First Radio OfficerLeadgate +
Nicholls, Tom Harold, Merchant Navy34DonkeymanLeadgate +
Niilus, Aleksander, Merchant Navy48Fireman and TrimmerLeadgate +
O'Connell, Thomas Henry, RNAble Seaman (DEMS gunner)Leadgate +
Pinchbeck, Ralph, Merchant Navy19SailorLeadgate +
Primanitsky, Albert Alfred, Merchant Navy26Third Engineer OfficerLeadgate +
Reily, Raymond Victor, Merchant Navy16Cabin BoyLeadgate +
Robinson, Charles, Merchant Navy43Able SeamanLeadgate +
Royal, Joseph Thomas, Merchant Navy22Able SeamanLeadgate +
Smith, Edmund Miles, Merchant Navy45Boatswain (Bosun)Leadgate +
Strange, Stanley Harvey, RNAble Seaman (DEMS gunner)Leadgate +
Taylor, John Frederick, British Army28Gunner (DEMS gunner)Leadgate +
Watts, William, Merchant Navy31Fireman and TrimmerLeadgate +

30 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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