Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

Empire Lakeland

British steam merchant


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

Aboard Empire Lakeland when hit on 8 Mar 1943

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NameAgeRankServed on
Auty, George William, Merchant Navy39Chief Engineer OfficerEmpire Lakeland +
Baker, Leslie, RN19Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Empire Lakeland +
Barker, William, British Army24Lance Bombardier (DEMS gunner)Empire Lakeland +
Belford, William Graham, Merchant Navy32Second Engineer OfficerEmpire Lakeland +
Blackwood, Robert Shaw, Merchant Navy43DonkeymanEmpire Lakeland +
Bloomer, George Clarence, Merchant Navy28Chief StewardEmpire Lakeland +
Boucher, Joseph Ivor, RNAble Seaman (DEMS gunner)Empire Lakeland +
Brooks, Arthur Charles, Merchant Navy24Able SeamanEmpire Lakeland +
Burton, John, Merchant Navy21SailorEmpire Lakeland +
Clark, Charles, Merchant Navy41Fireman and TrimmerEmpire Lakeland +
Clyde, Stanley Neil, Merchant Navy20Assistant StewardEmpire Lakeland +
Davies, William, Merchant Navy25Fourth Engineer OfficerEmpire Lakeland +
Douglas, David, British Army31Gunner (DEMS gunner)Empire Lakeland +
East, Edward Frank, Merchant Navy56Chief Refrigerator EngineerEmpire Lakeland +
Fearn, James Mcrorie, RNAble Seaman (DEMS gunner)Empire Lakeland +
Gannon, Henry, Merchant Navy44Fireman and TrimmerEmpire Lakeland +
Gannon, Lawrence, Merchant Navy42Fireman and TrimmerEmpire Lakeland +
Good, Frederick, Merchant Navy27Ordinary SeamanEmpire Lakeland +
Gudgin, Frederick John, Merchant Navy40MasterEmpire Lakeland +
Hillman, Luther George Alfred, RNPetty Officer (DEMS gunner)Empire Lakeland +
Hughes, John Joseph, Merchant Navy21Junior Engineer OfficerEmpire Lakeland +
Jones, Terence, Merchant Navy32Fireman and TrimmerEmpire Lakeland +
Kemp, Horatio, Merchant Navy22SailorEmpire Lakeland +
Kjortsholtzen, Alfred John, Merchant Navy25Fireman and TrimmerEmpire Lakeland +
Martin, John Angus, Merchant Navy17Steward's BoyEmpire Lakeland +
Matthews, Edward James, RN37Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Empire Lakeland +
McAthey, William, Merchant Navy18Assistant StewardEmpire Lakeland +
McCuaig, Duncan, Merchant Navy61Able SeamanEmpire Lakeland +
McMahon, Robert Purdon, Merchant Navy29Fireman and TrimmerEmpire Lakeland +
McNeill, Thomas, Merchant Navy34Able SeamanEmpire Lakeland +
McPherson, Gordon Grant, Merchant Navy36Chief OfficerEmpire Lakeland +
Meek, Edward Thomson, Merchant Navy18Third Radio OfficerEmpire Lakeland +
Miller, John, Merchant NavyAble SeamanEmpire Lakeland +
Montgomery, William Guthrie, Merchant Navy32TrimmerEmpire Lakeland +
Morris, Harold William, Merchant Navy19Fireman and TrimmerEmpire Lakeland +
Moscrop-Young, Rowland, Merchant Navy22Third OfficerEmpire Lakeland +
Mullen, Richard, Merchant Navy39DonkeymanEmpire Lakeland +
Myers, Arthur, Merchant Navy39Fireman and TrimmerEmpire Lakeland +
Paterson, Andrew, Merchant Navy18Assistant StewardEmpire Lakeland +
Patterson, Gerald William, Merchant Navy16CadetEmpire Lakeland +
Pearce, William, Merchant Navy35Fireman and TrimmerEmpire Lakeland +
Pennock, Charles Raeburn Donaldson, Merchant Navy18Kitchen BoyEmpire Lakeland +
Perkson, William, Merchant Navy64CarpenterEmpire Lakeland +
Perry, Raymond Daniel, Merchant Navy18CadetEmpire Lakeland +
Planck, James Edward, Merchant Navy41Chief CookEmpire Lakeland +
Reah, William, Merchant Navy31Ordinary SeamanEmpire Lakeland +
Ross, Alexander Tyrell, Merchant Navy19Second Radio OfficerEmpire Lakeland +
Scott, Robert William, Merchant Navy19Ordinary SeamanEmpire Lakeland +
Seager, Albert, Merchant Navy27SailorEmpire Lakeland +
Simms, Richard Greenwell Summerbell, Merchant Navy37DonkeymanEmpire Lakeland +
Strode, John William, Merchant Navy21SailorEmpire Lakeland +
Studholme, Abraham, Merchant Navy26Fireman and TrimmerEmpire Lakeland +
Thompson, Albert, Merchant Navy21Able SeamanEmpire Lakeland +
Thompson, Joseph, Merchant Navy22Fireman and TrimmerEmpire Lakeland +
Thompson, William Smith, Merchant Navy38Fireman and TrimmerEmpire Lakeland +
Tinmouth, Edward, Merchant Navy25BakerEmpire Lakeland +
Walker, James Douglas, Merchant Navy22Junior Engineer OfficerEmpire Lakeland +
Watkins, James William, Merchant Navy27Third Engineer OfficerEmpire Lakeland +
Wemyss, Eric, Merchant Navy18TrimmerEmpire Lakeland +
Wilkinson, Harry, RNAble Seaman (DEMS gunner)Empire Lakeland +
Wilkinson, Harry George, Merchant Navy45Boatswain (Bosun)Empire Lakeland +
Willis, Archibald Eli, Merchant Navy29Second OfficerEmpire Lakeland +
Winsor, Philip George, Merchant Navy50First Radio OfficerEmpire Lakeland +
Zammitt, John, Merchant Navy51Fireman and TrimmerEmpire Lakeland +

64 persons found.

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