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 Umvuma.

Aboard Umvuma when hit on 7 Aug 1943

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NameAgeRankServed on
IndianAbdul Majid, , Merchant Navy30BhandaryUmvuma +
IndianAbdul Majid, , Merchant NavyBoyUmvuma +
BritishBond, Lucy Winifred, Civilian31PassengerUmvuma +
BritishCranston, Thomas Reginald, Merchant Navy18Third Radio OfficerUmvuma +
IndianGhulam Maula, , Merchant Navy30General ServantUmvuma +
BritishGibson, John Newby, Merchant NavyMasterUmvuma
IndianGomes, Baboo, Merchant Navy57Chief CookUmvuma +
BritishLangdale, Philip Leslie, Merchant Navy40Second Engineer OfficerUmvuma +
BritishMatthews, George, Merchant Navy52PurserUmvuma +
IndianMonu, , Merchant Navy31TopassUmvuma +
BritishReid, David, Merchant Navy34Chief OfficerUmvuma +
IndianSayid Ullah, , Merchant Navy46WinchmanUmvuma +
IndianSheikh Bechu, , Merchant Navy24General ServantUmvuma +
IndianSikandar Mian, , Merchant Navy44TrimmerUmvuma +
BritishSmith, Marion Burgett, Civilian29PassengerUmvuma +
BritishSouth, Robert, Merchant Navy25SurgeonUmvuma +
BritishStunt, Cyril Phillip, British ArmyGunnerUmvuma +
BritishWinder, David Dennis, Merchant Navy23Third OfficerUmvuma +
BritishWood, Frederick Leslie, Merchant Navy26Second OfficerUmvuma +
IndianYanka, , Merchant Navy25General ServantUmvuma +
IndianYunus Ullah, , Merchant Navy39FiremanUmvuma +

21 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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