Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

HMS Lapwing (U 62)

British Sloop



Photo from Imperial War Museum (IWM), FL-9971

This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the British Sloop HMS Lapwing (U 62).

Aboard HMS Lapwing (U 62) when hit on 20 Mar 1945

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NameAgeRankServed on
Adams, George, RNPS31SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Allen, Douglas William, RN19Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Allen, Ronald George, RN19Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Alphey, James Richard, RN25Petty OfficerHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Armstrong, George, RN28Petty Officer Radio MechanicHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Arrowsmith, Charles Gilbert, RN38Chief StokerHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Ashworth, John Leslie, RN40Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Askew, Alan, RN19Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Atkins, Douglas Derrick, RN20Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Bailey, Percival Herbert Cheshire, RN21Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Barnett, Bernard Norman, RN23Stoker 1st ClassHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Barnsley, Leonard Charles, RN20Stoker 2nd ClassHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Battle, Reginald Hastings, RN38Leading SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Beard, Sydney Thornton, RN32Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Beckett, William Patrick, RNAble SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Bickerstaff, James, RN20Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Biddle, Dennis Walter, RN21Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Billington, Cyril, RNAble SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Bing, Reginald Frederick, RN19Stoker 1st ClassHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Binnie, John Alexander, RN46Commander (Rtd)HMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Birtwhistle, John Jack, RNAble SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Black, Arthur, RNStoker 2nd ClassHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Bolitho, Peter David, RN24Petty Officer WiremanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Booth, James, RN19Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Bouch, Sydney, RN18Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Boys, John Stanley, RNAble SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Breading, William Hugh Type, RN22Leading SignalmanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Breckenridge, William Thomas, RN20Stores AssistantHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Britton, Thomas Lucien, RNPetty Officer StewardHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Brown, Aubrey Barrington, RN20Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Calverley, Norman, RNOrdinary TelegraphistHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Close, Edward, RN26Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Cooke, Frederick James, RN22Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Cooper, Stanley, RN27Stoker 1st ClassHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Coulling, Douglas Peter James, RN22Petty Officer StoresHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Cox, Stanley Charles, RN44Warrant EngineerHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Cragg, William Charles, RNZN20Ordinary SignalmanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Cudmore, Charles Edwin, RNPetty Officer StokerHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Diamond, Albert Edward, RNPetty OfficerHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Dick, John Marshall, RN33Petty Officer StokerHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Dickie, James Blair, RN27SignalmanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Dodd, George Eric, RN28Leading SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Dodd, Harry, RN21Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Drakeford, Sydney Harold, RN29CoderHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Earle, John Edward, RNVR25LieutenantHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Edney, Phillip Denis, RN26Petty Officer StokerHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Evans, William Hugh, RN22Leading TelegraphistHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Ford, Edward Robert, RN44Petty OfficerHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Gibson, Reginald Joseph, RNAble SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Gillespie, P.J., RNHMS Lapwing (U 62)
Goodger, John Arthur, RN30GunnerHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Gordon, Henry, RN19Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Granville, Stanley Arthur, RN38Petty Officer StokerHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Greenhalf, Eric, RN23Leading SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62)
Griffin, Gordon, RN21Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Gritt, Ernest Edward, RN34Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Groome, Michael, RN22Stoker 1st ClassHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Hackett, William, RN25Cook (S)HMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Harrison, Ronald Alfred, RN20Ordinary TelegraphistHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Heslop, John Morris, RNSignalmanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Hicks, Patrick Stanley, RN20StewardHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Hole, Reginald Studley, RNCoderHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Holland, Evan Frederick Dare, RNAble SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Holland, John Brian, RN18SignalmanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Hook, William Stanley, RN24Leading Cook (S)HMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Hughes, Eric Heath, RN32Canteen ManagerHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Hughes, Gordon David, RN20Stoker 1st ClassHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Hughes, Stanley Frederick, RN23Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Hursey, Leonard John, RN20Stoker 1st ClassHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Illston, George Arthur, RN32Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Jardine, Albert, RN28Chief Petty OfficerHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Jarnell, Randolph Douglas, RN27Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Jones, Glyndwr, RNLeading StokerHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Jones, Peter Edwin, RN21Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Keevil, Peter Henry, RNAble SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Kennedy, John, RN30Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Keogh, Frank, RN26Stoker 1st ClassHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Kinnear, Philip Norman, RN26Leading StokerHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Knight, William Douglas, RN22Ordnance Artificer 4th ClassHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Lester, Alfred Norman, RNVR36Sub-LieutenantHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Levine, Frederick Dennis, RNCook (O)HMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Lynch, Joseph, RN28Stoker 1st ClassHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
MacInnes, Malcolm, RNR43SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Mackinnon, Donald, RN24Petty OfficerHMS Lapwing (U 62)
MacLean, Angus, RN21Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Madden, Lancelot Gardiner, RNSignalmanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Magill, William, RN34Stoker 1st ClassHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
McCarthy, Joseph Patrick, RNAble SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
McGuire, Denis, RN20StewardHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
McQueen, Robert Bell, RN23Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Miller, Ernest, RNAble SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Milson, George Edward, RNCoderHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Monaghan, Michael Patrick, RN38Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Moore, Arthur Cecil, RN30Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Morgan, William Phillip, RN19Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Mortimer, Bobbie, RN22Leading TelegraphistHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Morton, Ernest, RNTelegraphistHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Murt, Edward, RNCrew memberHMS Lapwing (U 62)
Neads, William Samuel, RN33Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Newton, Walter Rawlin, RN19TelegraphistHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Orr, Ralph, RNAble SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Owen, Maelgwyn, RN19Cook (S)HMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Palmer, Lionel Dennis, RN19Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Palmer, Raymond Edward, RNAble SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Pipes, Reginald Alexander, RN25Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62)
Powdrill, Kenneth Marshall, RN19Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Powell, Walter John Valentine, RNStoker 1st ClassHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Quail, Leonard William, RN19Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Rafferty, Lawrence, RN21Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Rainford, Thomas Hale, RNAble SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Ralph, Herbert, RN42Leading Sick Berth AttendantHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Rees, Alfred, RNStoker 1st ClassHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Reid, Leslie Richard, RN19Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Revill, Francis Charles, RN21Stoker 1st ClassHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Richardson, Kenneth, RN20Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Robinson, Albert Joseph, RNAble SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Rogers, Frederick George Alec, RN43Petty Officer StokerHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Rooker, Stanley, RN21Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Rowe, Stanley James, RN20Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Sales, Cecil Eric, RN19Ordinary SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Schoolar, Robert Richardson, RN20Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Sheridan, Michael Edward Richard, RN27Petty Officer TelegraphistHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Slimon, James, RNShipwright 4th ClassHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Smart, Ronald Thomas, RNAble SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Smith, Ernest, RN18Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Somers, Edward, RN38Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Sprague, Alfred William, RNAble SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Standing, Arnold, RN19TelegraphistHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Stanley, Hubert Sydney, RN20Stoker 1st ClassHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Stark, Robert Harrison, RN19Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Stephenson, John, RN19Able seamanHMS Lapwing (U 62)
Stimson, Lewis, RN23SignalmanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Stockhill, Wilfred, RN25Stoker 1st ClassHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Sussex, James John, RN25Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Swailes, Albert Ernest, RN25Engine Room Artificer 4th ClassHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Sweeney, Frank, RN20Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Targett, Raymond William, RN20Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Taylor, Frederick George, RN20Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Taylor, John, RNEngine Room Artificer 4th ClassHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Terry, Arthur Frederick, RN19Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Thomas, Ellis Gwyn, RNAble SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Thomas, Henry Francis, RN32Engine Room Artificer 3rd ClassHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Thornley, Edward, RN19Stoker 1st ClassHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Tidball, Harold Anisley, RN24Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Tomlinson, Frank, RN19Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Turner, George Hamilton, RNVRAble SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Walker, Joseph Edwin, RNAble SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Walker, Percy Richard Hamilton, RN35LieutenantHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Waller, Harold, RN37Electrical Mechanic 4th ClassHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Warriner, Thomas Leech, RNAble SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Waye, Cecil Adolphus, RN35Petty Officer StokerHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Webb, Ronald Henry, RN26CoderHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Weller, William Frederick, RNVR31Lieutenant CommanderHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Whitty, John Charles, RN20Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Wilkinson, Arthur Thomas Henry, RN20Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Williams, James Henry, RNAble SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Williams, Thomas, RNLeading StokerHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Wilshire, Harold Frederick, RN19Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Wilson, Alexander Grahame Moray, RNVR34Surgeon LieutenantHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Wimble, George Douglas Ashley, RN24Leading Stores AssistantHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Winter, Leslie, RN24Engine Room Artificer 4th ClassHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Worker, John Alan Meredith, RNVRLieutenantHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Wright, Charles William, RN23Stoker 1st ClassHMS Lapwing (U 62) +
Wright, Harry, RN20Able SeamanHMS Lapwing (U 62) +

164 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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