Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

Fort Franklin

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 Franklin.

Aboard Fort Franklin when hit on 16 Jul 1943

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NameAgeRankServed on
Andrew, Christopher, Merchant Navy20Fireman and TrimmerFort Franklin +
Armitage, Robert William, Merchant Navy19Fireman and TrimmerFort Franklin +
Colling, Peter Arthur, Merchant Navy22Radio OfficerFort Franklin
Gayler, Alexander, British ArmyGunnerFort Franklin
Leary, Frederick, Merchant Navy21NavigatorFort Franklin
Lynch, Martin, Merchant Navy33Greaser and CleanerFort Franklin +
Morgan, Lyndon Godfrey, Merchant Navy33Third Engineer OfficerFort Franklin
Preece, Norton William, Merchant Navy19Fireman and TrimmerFort Franklin
Pugh, William, Merchant Navy22Crew memberFort Franklin
Shaw, David, Merchant Navy44Chief Engineer OfficerFort Franklin +
Thompson, Clifford Burton, Merchant Navy20Fireman and TrimmerFort Franklin +
Trott, Thomas Witney, Merchant NavyMasterFort Franklin

12 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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