Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

Empire Lake

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 Lake.

Aboard Empire Lake when hit on 15 Jul 1943

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NameAgeRankServed on
Alen, Frederick, Merchant Navy18Mess Room BoyEmpire Lake +
Brady, Joseph, Merchant NavyFireman/TrimmerEmpire Lake +
Brock, Hiram Leonard, Merchant Navy45Chief OfficerEmpire Lake +
Caddick, John Joseph, Merchant Navy17Deck BoyEmpire Lake +
Clipson, Thomas Edward, Merchant Navy36Fireman and TrimmerEmpire Lake +
Coleman, Stuart Leslie, Merchant Navy18Senior Ordinary SeamanEmpire Lake +
Donovan, Patrick, Merchant Navy41GreaserEmpire Lake +
Dunne, William James, Merchant Navy17Deck BoyEmpire Lake +
Elsigood, Thomas Edward, British Army22Lance Serjeant (DEMS gunner)Empire Lake +
Finnis, Norman John, Merchant Navy23Able SeamanEmpire Lake +
Flint, John Merlin, SANF19Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Empire Lake +
Hayward, Osborne Edward, Merchant Navy26Able SeamanEmpire Lake +
Holland, Derek, RN18Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Empire Lake +
Lawson, David, Merchant Navy21First Radio OfficerEmpire Lake +
Lee, Ronald Thomas, Merchant Navy20Third OfficerEmpire Lake +
Logan, Donald Alexander, Merchant NavySecond OfficerEmpire Lake
Marr, Ronald Edward, Merchant Navy28Chief Engineer OfficerEmpire Lake +
McMillan, Stanley, Merchant Navy19SailorEmpire Lake +
Morgan, John Harry, Merchant Navy19SailorEmpire Lake +
Rasmussen, Cyril Mado, Merchant Navy21CookEmpire Lake +
Reeves, William, Merchant Navy35Senior Ordinary SeamanEmpire Lake +
Rivas, Juan, Merchant Navy29StewardEmpire Lake +
Robertson, George Brown, RN20Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Empire Lake +
Rust, Alfred Arthur, Merchant Navy44Fireman and TrimmerEmpire Lake +
Sanders, Francis Charles, Merchant Navy35Third Engineer OfficerEmpire Lake +
Sheridan, Kevin Thomas, Merchant Navy21Fireman and TrimmerEmpire Lake +
Sloan, Brian Ludlow, Merchant Navy20Second Radio OfficerEmpire Lake +
Smith, Thomas, Merchant Navy27Second Engineer OfficerEmpire Lake +
Sproul, Richard John, Merchant Navy37MasterEmpire Lake +
Tizzard, Clarence Robert, Merchant Navy18Cabin BoyEmpire Lake +
Triggs, Julian, Merchant Navy29Boatswain (Bosun)Empire Lake +
Williams, Kennedy Stephen, British ArmyGunnerEmpire Lake +
Wormald, George, RN39Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Empire Lake +

33 persons found.

Served on indicates the ships we have listed for the person, some were stationed on multiple ships hit by U-boats.

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