Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

Empire Gold

British steam tanker


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

Aboard Empire Gold when hit on 18 Apr 1945

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NameAgeRankServed on
Banks, John, Merchant Navy17Catering BoyEmpire Gold +
Cansdale, Henry Cecil, Merchant Navy46MasterEmpire Gold +
Chambers, Clarence, Merchant Navy17Cabin BoyEmpire Gold +
Coakley, Edward, Merchant Navy22Deck HandEmpire Gold +
Collins, John, Merchant Navy28FiremanEmpire Gold +
Conyer, Jefferson, Merchant Navy17Junior Ordinary SeamanEmpire Gold +
Coutts, Charles Frederick, Merchant Navy25Fourth Engineer OfficerEmpire Gold +
Davies, Gerald Glyndwr, Merchant Navy20Able SeamanEmpire Gold +
Dennis, William Albert, Merchant Navy24Assistant StewardEmpire Gold +
Dews, Clifford, Merchant Navy25Able SeamanEmpire Gold +
Dobson, Geoffrey, Merchant Navy17Third Radio OfficerEmpire Gold +
Dobson, George Dallas, Merchant NavyChief OfficerEmpire Gold
Doyle, William Joseph, Merchant Navy50Boatswain (Bosun)Empire Gold +
Fisher, John, Merchant Navy25FiremanEmpire Gold +
Fox, John, Merchant Navy38PumpmanEmpire Gold +
Green, Ernest, Merchant Navy62Donkeyman and GreaserEmpire Gold +
Halsey, Harry Francis, RN29Petty Officer (DEMS gunner)Empire Gold +
Hardcastle, Ronald, RN21Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Empire Gold +
Harrison, Benjamin Whitely, Merchant Navy21CookEmpire Gold +
Harrison, John Alfred, Merchant Navy23Assistant StewardEmpire Gold +
Holt, Harry, Merchant Navy21Second Radio OfficerEmpire Gold +
Irving, Arthur, Merchant Navy20Assistant CookEmpire Gold +
Jones, Arthur Henry, RN36Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Empire Gold +
Jones, Robert Charles, Merchant Navy22Third OfficerEmpire Gold +
Jones, Robert Henry, Merchant Navy58Chief Engineer OfficerEmpire Gold +
Kinghorn, Donald George, Merchant Navy17CadetEmpire Gold +
Leonard, Horace, Merchant Navy17Cabin BoyEmpire Gold +
May, Michael, Merchant Navy22Able SeamanEmpire Gold +
Moore, Charles Henry, Merchant Navy35Donkeyman and GreaserEmpire Gold +
Ogle, Andrew William, Merchant Navy25Able SeamanEmpire Gold +
Radmore, Ronald Albert, Merchant Navy42Chief StewardEmpire Gold +
Robinson, Thomas, Merchant Navy21Senior Ordinary SeamanEmpire Gold +
Robson, Albert Victor, Merchant Navy43First Radio OfficerEmpire Gold +
Rogers, John, Merchant Navy29FiremanEmpire Gold +
Scott, Henry, Merchant Navy47Second Engineer OfficerEmpire Gold +
Scully, William, Merchant Navy40FiremanEmpire Gold +
Smith, Frank, Merchant Navy19Senior Ordinary SeamanEmpire Gold +
Smith, James Cairns, Merchant Navy40SailorEmpire Gold +
Tanev, Georg, Merchant Navy36CarpenterEmpire Gold +
Tucker, Leonard, RN29Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Empire Gold +
Tudor, William Richard, Merchant Navy44Donkeyman and GreaserEmpire Gold +
Tyers, John Kenneth, RN20Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Empire Gold +
Walton, Edgar, Merchant Navy22Second OfficerEmpire Gold +
Wheatley, Arthur Fletcher, Merchant Navy24StorekeeperEmpire Gold +

44 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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