Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

HMS Denbigh Castle (K 696)

British corvette



Photo from Imperial War Museum (IWM), FL-6032

This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the British corvette HMS Denbigh Castle (K 696).

Aboard HMS Denbigh Castle (K 696) when hit on 13 Feb 1945

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NameAgeRankServed on
Atkinson, John, RN21Ordinary TelegraphistHMS Denbigh Castle (K 696) +
Bettany, John, RN18Ordinary SeamanHMS Denbigh Castle (K 696) +
Butcher, Graham, RNVRLieutenant CommanderHMS Denbigh Castle (K 696)
Chandler, Thomas Albert, RN18SignalmanHMS Denbigh Castle (K 696)
Charles, Leighton Henry, RN20TelegraphistHMS Denbigh Castle (K 696) +
Don, Charles Alexander, RNTelegraphist T.O.HMS Denbigh Castle (K 696)
Donoghue, John, RN41Petty Officer StokerHMS Denbigh Castle (K 696)
Ealey, Lawrence Charles Gordon, RN19Ordinary SeamanHMS Denbigh Castle (K 696) +
Heptonstall, Eric, RN18Buffers YeomanHMS Denbigh Castle (K 696)
James, Rowland Keith, RN35Leading SeamanHMS Denbigh Castle (K 696) +
MacSween, Neil, RNRPetty OfficerHMS Denbigh Castle (K 696) +
Patterson, Aubrey, RN21CoderHMS Denbigh Castle (K 696) +
Shell, D’Arcy George, RN19GunnerHMS Denbigh Castle (K 696)
Shepherd, Cyril, RN19StokerHMS Denbigh Castle (K 696)
Smart, Walter Wallace, RN20Able SeamanHMS Denbigh Castle (K 696) +
Smith, Thomas Frederick James, RN18Ordinary SeamanHMS Denbigh Castle (K 696) +
Taylor, John Arthur Clinton, RN23Able SeamanHMS Denbigh Castle (K 696) +
Williams, Stanley, RN28Able SeamanHMS Denbigh Castle (K 696) +

18 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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