Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam merchant

Photo Courtesy of Library of Contemporary History, Stuttgart

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

Aboard Phemius when hit on 20 Dec 1943

You can click on any of the names for possible additional information

NameAgeRankServed on
Aba Naba, , Civilian30PassengerPhemius +
Adeyemi, Akpeke, Civilian27PassengerPhemius +
Adeyemi, Ezekiel, Civilian42PassengerPhemius +
Ajoke, Abibatu, Civilian35PassengerPhemius +
Akange, Bakare, Civilian29PassengerPhemius +
Ayanwale, Vincent Ayanshola, Civilian28PassengerPhemius +
Chen Ling Sung, , Merchant Navy32DonkeymanPhemius +
Cheung Kow, , Merchant Navy48SailorPhemius +
Corkill, Harry, Merchant Navy39Second Engineer OfficerPhemius +
Eke, Paul, Civilian36PassengerPhemius +
Farotimi, Elijah, Civilian20PassengerPhemius +
Grew, Donald Bernard Louis, Merchant Navy30First Radio OfficerPhemius
Ikedila, Kemakalami John, Civilian26PassengerPhemius +
Irvin, Wilfred, Merchant Navy25Able SeamanPhemius
Jayeoba, Gabriel, Civilian20PassengerPhemius +
Kent, Thomas Arthur, Merchant NavyMasterPhemius
Lockey, Edward Charles, British Army31Gunner (DEMS gunner)Phemius +
Odu, Florence, Civilian25PassengerPhemius +
Odu, Rosaline, Civilian2PassengerPhemius +
Ojo, Joshua, Civilian29PassengerPhemius +
Olamuyah, Akintola, Civilian24PassengerPhemius +
Omogoye, Jacob, Civilian25PassengerPhemius +
Onyekwere, Festus, Civilian30PassengerPhemius +
Sheibu, Musa, Civilian40PassengerPhemius +
Woo Pao Chai, , Merchant Navy31FiremanPhemius +
Yadonoo, Mary Agnes, Civilian30PassengerPhemius +
Zouberi, , Civilian45PassengerPhemius +

27 persons found.

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

People missing from this listing? Or perhaps additional information?
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