Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

Fort Lamy

British steam merchant


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

Aboard Fort Lamy when hit on 8 Mar 1943

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NameAgeRankServed on
Allen, William Leslie, Merchant Navy34Second OfficerFort Lamy +
Barley, Kenneth, Merchant Navy33Able SeamanFort Lamy +
Barrand, John Douglas, Merchant Navy26CarpenterFort Lamy +
Baxter, Sydney Wray, Merchant Navy22Third OfficerFort Lamy +
Black, Cecil, Merchant Navy27Fireman and TrimmerFort Lamy +
Brooks, Ronald, Merchant Navy25Able SeamanFort Lamy +
Chesney, Hugh, Merchant Navy32Fireman and TrimmerFort Lamy +
Clark, George, Merchant Navy17Assistant StewardFort Lamy +
Cowan, David, Merchant Navy43First Radio OfficerFort Lamy +
Crosbie, John, Merchant Navy41Able SeamanFort Lamy +
Dafinos, Constantinos, Merchant Navy48Boatswain (Bosun)Fort Lamy +
Duffy, Hugh, Merchant Navy44Fireman and TrimmerFort Lamy +
Durkin, James Patrick, Merchant Navy24Able SeamanFort Lamy +
Evans, William, Merchant Navy54MasterFort Lamy +
Gibson, William, Merchant Navy25FiremanFort Lamy +
Greer, Alexander, Merchant Navy20Assistant CookFort Lamy +
Hanvey, Edward Brendan, Merchant Navy24Second Radio OfficerFort Lamy +
Harkness, David, Merchant Navy40DonkeymanFort Lamy +
Harvey, David George, Merchant Navy19Third Radio OfficerFort Lamy +
Hines, Mathew, Merchant Navy41DonkeymanFort Lamy +
Holmes, Alfred Henry, Merchant Navy53Able SeamanFort Lamy +
Johnson, Eric, RN20Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Fort Lamy +
Kelsey, Thomas Alfred, British Army32Gunner (DEMS gunner)Fort Lamy +
Kendrick, Horace, RMSergeant (DEMS gunner)Fort Lamy +
Logan, John Alfred, Merchant Navy30Third Engineer OfficerFort Lamy +
Magnus, William, RN22Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Fort Lamy +
McCready, William James, Merchant Navy42Fireman and TrimmerFort Lamy +
McDonald, Henry, Merchant Navy36Fireman and TrimmerFort Lamy +
McWha, Arthur, Merchant Navy34Able SeamanFort Lamy +
Messer, Charles Alexander, British Army27Bombardier (DEMS gunner)Fort Lamy +
Millbank, Frank Harvey, Merchant NavyFourth Engineer OfficerFort Lamy
Morrow, Andrew, Merchant Navy51Fireman and TrimmerFort Lamy +
Murtagh, Michael, Merchant Navy46Fireman and TrimmerFort Lamy +
Newman, Thomas Cecil, Merchant Navy20Able SeamanFort Lamy +
Nicholl, Thomas, Merchant Navy21Ordinary SeamanFort Lamy +
Pettican, Charles William, Merchant Navy50Able SeamanFort Lamy +
Purves, John, Merchant Navy39Second Engineer OfficerFort Lamy +
Ryley, Eric Fred, Merchant Navy29Assistant StewardFort Lamy +
Sharpe, Fred, Merchant Navy35Chief CookFort Lamy +
Shaw, Herbert Arnold, Merchant Navy36DonkeymanFort Lamy +
Spink, Robert Henry, Merchant Navy31Chief OfficerFort Lamy +
Swaine, James, Merchant Navy43Fireman and TrimmerFort Lamy +
Tucker, Ernest Henry, Merchant Navy29Fireman and TrimmerFort Lamy +
Ward, James, Merchant Navy40Fireman and TrimmerFort Lamy +
Weller, Harry, Merchant Navy36Chief StewardFort Lamy +
Welton, Alfred, Merchant Navy28Chief Engineer OfficerFort Lamy +
Williamson, John William, British Army26Gunner (DEMS gunner)Fort Lamy +

47 persons found.

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