Ships hit by U-boats

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HMS Cape Howe (X 02)

British Special service vessel



Cape Howe before her conversion to a Q-ship

This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the British Special service vessel HMS Cape Howe (X 02).

Aboard HMS Cape Howe (X 02) when hit on 21 Jun 1940

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NameAgeRankServed on
Anderson, James Fraser, RNR28SeamanHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Barber, Gerald, RN20Able SeamanHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Bell, James Black, RNVRSub-LieutenantHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Bennett, Sidney Walter, RNOrdinary SeamanHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Boothby, Herbert, NAP39Chief StewardHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Brooks, Bert, RN33Stoker 1st ClassHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Burt, Arthur Sydney, NAPAssistant StewardHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Campbell, Alexander, RNR21SeamanHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Carroll, Gordon Lawrence, NAP19Fourth Radio OfficerHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Collins, William Jacob George, RNStoker 1st ClassHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Crowhurst, Frederick Hugh, RNOrdinary SeamanHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Daniels, Albert Gerald, RNR30LieutenantHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Day, Percy William, RNLeading SeamanHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Eccott, William James, RN45Stoker 1st ClassHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Evans, Bernard Henry Sanders, RN22Stoker 1st ClassHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Fisher, Charles Frank, RN21Able SeamanHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Galipeau, Adolphis Louis, RN21Leading SeamanHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Glasson, Charles Henry, NAP20Second Radio OfficerHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Gunn, John Mowatt, RNR19SeamanHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Hayes, Edward, RNAble SeamanHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Heaver, Leslie John, RNAble SeamanHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Howell, Thomas Fred, NAP37First Radio OfficerHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Jones, Eric Walter Robert, RN21Able SeamanHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Jones, Kenneth Aubrey, NAPPetty Officer WriterHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Kane, Henry, RN43SignalmanHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Lamper, Albert Edward, NAPAssistant CookHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Lawrence, Walter George Richard, RN34Stoker 1st ClassHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Lawrence, Wilfrid Alan, RNR24Sub-LieutenantHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Lilly, Robert Joseph, RNOrdinary SeamanHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
MacDonald, Donald, RNR31SeamanHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Milne, Leonard William, RNPetty OfficerHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Moar, Victor Eugene, RN20Able SeamanHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Morrison, John, RNR28SeamanHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Musselwhite, William H., RNRSeamanHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Ormsby, Edward John, RNRLieutenantHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Pamplett, Harry Edward, RN39Stoker 1st ClassHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Park, James William, RNR25Able SeamanHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Parkes, Percival Arthur Wollacott, RN21Ordinary SeamanHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Pickering, John William, RNAble SeamanHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Porteous, Andrew Goldie, RN23Supply AssistantHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Prothero, Reginald Eric, RN23Petty OfficerHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Rae, Alexander, RN26Able SeamanHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Rainford, Harry, NAPThird Radio OfficerHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Rogers, Claude Vernon, RN24Stoker 1st ClassHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Routledge, Harold Leslie, NAP23Assistant CookHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Rowlett, Arthur, RNR27SeamanHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Stileman, Ian Reginald Winn, RNVRSub-LieutenantHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Stubbs, Frederick, RN33Petty Officer StokerHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Terry, William Charles, RN38Able SeamanHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Waite, Albert Edward, RNAble SeamanHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Wells, Clarence, RN47Stoker 1st ClassHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Welsh, Thomas, RN28Petty OfficerHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Wilkinson, John, RNR38Lieutenant (E)HMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Williams, Frank Hanson, RNSurgeon LieutenantHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Williams, Fred, RN20Stoker 1st ClassHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Wood, George Henry, RNAble SeamanHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +
Woodhall, Eric Langton, RN40CommanderHMS Cape Howe (X 02) +

57 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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