Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

HMS Kite (U 87)

British Sloop



HMS Kite (U 87) as completed

This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the British Sloop HMS Kite (U 87).

Aboard HMS Kite (U 87) when hit on 21 Aug 1944

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NameAgeRankServed on
Addison, Albert Edwin, RN21Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Aldred, Thomas, RN25Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Allinson, John Robert, RN20Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Allison, James McMorrow, RN19Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Astle, James, RN19Leading Radio MechanicHMS Kite (U 87) +
Austen, Norman Sidney, RN20Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Bailey, Desmond Arthur, RN18Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Bailey, John Shaw, RN18Ordinary SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Balfour, Arthur, RN37CoderHMS Kite (U 87) +
Ball, Alfred Hugh, RN20Stoker 1st ClassHMS Kite (U 87) +
Barnes, Edwin, RN18Ordinary SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Barnes, Leonard Morris, RN22Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Barton, Ernest, RN25Petty Officer StewardHMS Kite (U 87) +
Bateman, Derek Arthur, RN19Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Beard, William Henry, RN39Petty Officer StokerHMS Kite (U 87) +
Beckett, Frederick, RN18Ordinary SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Belbin, Raymond Arthur, RN21Engine Room Artificer 4th ClassHMS Kite (U 87) +
Bennett, Frederick, RNStoker 1st ClassHMS Kite (U 87) +
Bent, James, RNAble SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Berry, William Albert, RN26Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Bibby, George, RN19Ordinary SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Bickerton, Walter Stephen, RN21Leading StokerHMS Kite (U 87) +
Binnington, Stanley, RN18Ordinary TelegraphistHMS Kite (U 87) +
Bishop, William Henry, RN44Stoker 1st ClassHMS Kite (U 87) +
Bloomfield, Reginald Robert, RNVR20Sub-LieutenantHMS Kite (U 87) +
Bonsall, Charles, RNAble SeamanHMS Kite (U 87)
Booth, Joseph William, RN29Shipwright 3rd ClassHMS Kite (U 87) +
Boxall, George William, RNStoker 1st ClassHMS Kite (U 87) +
Bradley, Ernest Chapman, RNLeading SeamanHMS Kite (U 87)
Brannigan, Daniel, RNLeading SeamanHMS Kite (U 87)
Briggs, Thomas Richard, RNAble SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Buchanan, Norman, RN19Ordinary SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Buffett, Stanley, RN24Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Burnett, Gordon, RN21Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Campbell, Andrew Neil Gillespie, RNLieutenant CommanderHMS Kite (U 87) +
Campbell, Archibald John, RNWarrant MechanicianHMS Kite (U 87) +
Cawley, Lester Thomas, RN24Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Ceillam, John, RN43Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Cheney, Ronald Elson, RNTelegraphistHMS Kite (U 87) +
Clift, James, RN21Stoker 1st ClassHMS Kite (U 87) +
Collins, Patrick John, RN34Petty Officer StokerHMS Kite (U 87) +
Connell, Robert James Broors, RN26Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Connolly, Ernest, RN30Petty Officer StokerHMS Kite (U 87) +
Conroy, William Holt, RNOrdinary TelegraphistHMS Kite (U 87) +
Coppack, John William, RN40Stoker 2nd ClassHMS Kite (U 87) +
Craig, James, RNStoker 1st ClassHMS Kite (U 87) +
Craig, John, RN24Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Craig, John McKee, RNEngine Room Artificer 5th ClassHMS Kite (U 87) +
Craig, Sidney, RN30TelegraphistHMS Kite (U 87) +
Crilley, Joseph Thomas, RNVRTelegraphistHMS Kite (U 87) +
Davenport, Frederick, RN19Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Davies, Arthur, RN19Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Davies, Harold, RN20SignalmanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Davies, John Henry, RN24Stoker 1st ClassHMS Kite (U 87) +
Davies, William Clifford Parsonage, RN29StewardHMS Kite (U 87) +
Davies, William Douglas, RN20Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Davison, Leslie, RN22Stoker 1st ClassHMS Kite (U 87) +
Deller, Henry Sidney Roy, RN19Stoker 1st ClassHMS Kite (U 87) +
Dick, Norman Brian, RN22Leading SignalmanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Dobbs, Alan Clark, RNAble SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Dobbs, John Henry, RN25Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Ellis, Edward Ralph, RN38Petty OfficerHMS Kite (U 87) +
Elson, Herbert Henry, RNVR27Leading SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Erith, Charles Arthur, RN37Petty Officer TelegraphistHMS Kite (U 87) +
Etchells, Leonard, RN28Petty OfficerHMS Kite (U 87) +
Evans, Ernest, RN18Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Farr, William John, RNAble SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Foden, Norman Eric, RN28Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Foster, Henry Edward, RN24Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Fox, Cyril, RN21Engine Room Artificer 5th ClassHMS Kite (U 87) +
Fryer, Charles Edgar John, RN19Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Garnett, Gordon, RN31Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Gilbride, John Michael, RNAble SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Glanfield, Walter James, RN20Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Glover, James Paterson, RN22Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Goddard, Thomas Charles, RN21Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Gould, George, RN20Stoker 1st ClassHMS Kite (U 87) +
Greer, John, RN21Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Griffiths, John Owen, RN20Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Grundy, Albert, RN42TelegraphistHMS Kite (U 87) +
Guest, Arthur, RN38Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Habbitts, Dennis John, RNAble SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Hall, Richard Leslie, RNVR28Surgeon LieutenantHMS Kite (U 87) +
Hall, William, RN26Engine Room Artificer 3rd ClassHMS Kite (U 87) +
Hall, William Henry, RNAble SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Hamlyn, Charles James William, RN27Chief Petty Officer SupplyHMS Kite (U 87) +
Hart, James Ferguson, RN24Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Hawkins, Gerald Francis, RN20Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Hawkins, Harold Willie, RN43Chief StokerHMS Kite (U 87) +
Haynes, Albert George, RN20Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Hayward, Ronald George William, RN20TelegraphistHMS Kite (U 87) +
Healey, Leslie, RNAble SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Heath, Frederick, RN20Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Heslop, George, RN19Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Hitchman, Leslie Thomas, RN25Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Hodgson, Victor, RN21Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Hodson, George Patrick, RN20Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Hogarth, Edmund William, RN30Petty OfficerHMS Kite (U 87) +
Holden, Thomas Frederick, RN20Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Holland, James Henry, RNAble SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Holley, Donald Sidney, RN21Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Holmes, Reginald, RNAble SeamanHMS Kite (U 87)
Horner, Oliver, RN22Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Hughes, Charles, RNAble SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Hughes, Evan David, RN19Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Hunt, John, RN20Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Huntley, Norman Henry, RNAble SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Hurst, Charles, RN20Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Hutchinson, Maurice Samuel, RN20Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Hyde, Neville, RN21TelegraphistHMS Kite (U 87) +
Ingles, Thomas Raymond, RN22Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Irish, Lionel, RNAble SeamanHMS Kite (U 87)
Jackson, Eric, RN19Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Jackson, Lionel Bernard, RN27Leading Cook (O)HMS Kite (U 87) +
James, Gilbert William, RN23Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
James, Stanley Henry, RN20Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
John, Kenneth Edward, RN20Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Johnson, George Henry, RNAble SeamanHMS Kite (U 87)
Jones, Ivor Edward, RN20Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Jones, John Alfred, RN24LieutenantHMS Kite (U 87) +
Jones, John Emlyn, RN19Stoker 1st ClassHMS Kite (U 87) +
Jones, Rossiter John Richard, RN20Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Jones, Thomas Sannachan, RN19Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Jowett, Norman, RN19Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Kellett, Charles, RN37Petty Officer StokerHMS Kite (U 87) +
Kelly, William Albert, RNVR27Petty OfficerHMS Kite (U 87) +
Kendrick, Lawrence Tudor, RNVRLieutenantHMS Kite (U 87) +
Kirk, John, RN23Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Kiver, Edward Victor, RN41Petty Officer Cook (S)HMS Kite (U 87) +
Langley, Frederick, RN17Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Laughland, John, RN19Leading WriterHMS Kite (U 87) +
Lee, Derek, RNAble SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Liddle, Alfred, RNAble SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Lockett, James, RNAble SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Lunt, George Edward, RN31Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Mabbutt, Kenneth John, RNOrdinary TelegraphistHMS Kite (U 87) +
Mackie, Harold John, RN37Petty OfficerHMS Kite (U 87) +
Mahony, Denis, RN27Leading StokerHMS Kite (U 87) +
Marshall, George, RN23Leading SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Martin, William Thomas, RNAble SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Mason, Leslie, RN26Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Mason, William, RN23Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Matthews, Kenneth, RN19SignalmanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Mattson, Bertram Knightley, RN26CoderHMS Kite (U 87) +
McAreary, Patrick, RNAble SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
McAvoy, James Antony, RN26Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
McGrath, Christopher John, RN21Stoker 1st ClassHMS Kite (U 87) +
McKeown, William, RN20TelegraphistHMS Kite (U 87) +
McParland, James Joseph, RN20Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Medhurst, John Kenneth, RN20Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Melling, Peter Harold, RN20Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Mercer, Frederick James, RN19Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Mercer, Joseph, RN20Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Metheun, Henry Gordon, RN40Petty Officer StokerHMS Kite (U 87) +
Mills, Stephen Arthur, RN19Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Milne, David, RNVR21Sub-LieutenantHMS Kite (U 87) +
Minhinnick, John Alec George, RN20Stoker 1st ClassHMS Kite (U 87) +
Mitchell, George, RN20Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Mitchell, John Henry, RN19StewardHMS Kite (U 87) +
Monson, Fred Northcott, RN32Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Mountford, James Harry, RN21Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Nelson, Edward Bullough, RNCook (S)HMS Kite (U 87) +
Nickolls, David William Reginald, RN25Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
O'Brien, Harold, RN19Leading StokerHMS Kite (U 87) +
O'Dea, Eric Warri, RNSignalmanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Oliver, John Desmond, RN30Engine Room Artificer 4th ClassHMS Kite (U 87) +
Park, George, RN25Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Patterson, Thomas, RN25Leading SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Payne, John Richard Lewis, RNPetty OfficerHMS Kite (U 87)
Payne, Thomas, RNStoker 1st ClassHMS Kite (U 87) +
Phelan, James, RN27Stoker 1st ClassHMS Kite (U 87) +
Phillips, Norman, RNStoker 2nd ClassHMS Kite (U 87) +
Pointer, Edward, RNStoker 2nd ClassHMS Kite (U 87) +
Price, Leslie, RNAble SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Price, Ronald, RN22Stoker 1st ClassHMS Kite (U 87) +
Pym, Alfred Charles, RN39Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Ractliffe, Dennis, RN20Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Read, Albert Edward, RN37Petty OfficerHMS Kite (U 87) +
Reeve, Terrence Charles, RN31Electrical Artificer 3rd ClassHMS Kite (U 87) +
Regan, Joseph Terrence, RN30Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Richards, Arthur Sydney, RN30Yeoman of SignalsHMS Kite (U 87) +
Richardson, Frank, RN38Canteen ManagerHMS Kite (U 87) +
Roberts, George White, RN19Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Robinson, Billy, RN22Stoker 1st ClassHMS Kite (U 87) +
Robinson, George Frederick, RN19Leading SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Rooney, James, RNOrdnance Artificer 3rd ClassHMS Kite (U 87) +
Rundle, Walter Charles Edwin, RNTelegraphistHMS Kite (U 87) +
Savage, John Falla, RNRLieutenantHMS Kite (U 87) +
Shand, William George, RN37Leading Supply AssistantHMS Kite (U 87) +
Sharp, John Oswald Lucius Hird, RN24Leading Sick Berth AttendantHMS Kite (U 87) +
Sharples, Arthur Pratt, RNAble SeamanHMS Kite (U 87)
Shelley, Harry, RNAble SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Skelton, Thomas William, RN26Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Slade, Gerald, RN19Engine Room Artificer 5th ClassHMS Kite (U 87) +
Slater, John Fowler, RN26Leading SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Smith, Stephen Albert, RN22Leading SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Smyth, William Henry, RN25Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Snaith, Harold Robert, RN22Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Solomon, Ralph Lancelot, RNAble SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Somerville, Neil, RN26Engine Room Artificer 3rd ClassHMS Kite (U 87) +
Spry, Alfred John, RNAble SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Stevens, Frederick George, RN25Leading SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Stirling, Robert McFarlane, RN22Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Stockton, Joseph, RNAble SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Stones, Frank, RN19Stoker 1st ClassHMS Kite (U 87) +
Struthers, John Gardner, RNVR21Sub-LieutenantHMS Kite (U 87) +
Sullivan, Patrick, RNPetty Officer StokerHMS Kite (U 87) +
Taylor, John Atherton, RN24SignalmanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Telford, William Foster Woodhouse, RN20CoderHMS Kite (U 87) +
Temple, Lawrence, RN22Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Thomas, Ivor, RNAble SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Tregaskis, James Henry Logan, RN35Leading StewardHMS Kite (U 87) +
Turner, Harold Buchan, RN21Leading SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Vincent, Charles William John, RN25Petty OfficerHMS Kite (U 87) +
Wakely, James Rupert, RN43Petty Officer StokerHMS Kite (U 87) +
Watts, William Harold, RN37Supply AssistantHMS Kite (U 87) +
Webb, Frank, RNAble SeamanHMS Kite (U 87)
Whittaker, Roy, RN20Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Williams, Harry, RN18Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Williams, Watkins Wynne, RN19Stoker 1st ClassHMS Kite (U 87) +
Williscroft, Aubrey George, RN20Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Wishart, George, RNVRLieutenantHMS Kite (U 87) +
Woodward, Norman William, RN22Stoker 1st ClassHMS Kite (U 87) +
Wright, Richard Henry, RN21Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Wyllie, Joseph, RN20Able SeamanHMS Kite (U 87) +
Young, Louis Charles Septimus, RNCanteen ManagerHMS Kite (U 87) +

226 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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