Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British motor tanker

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

Aboard Thiara when hit on 27 Jul 1940

You can click on any of the names for possible additional information

NameAgeRankServed on
BritishBroad, John Edwin, Merchant Navy20Fifth Engineer OfficerThiara +
ChineseChan Wong, , Merchant Navy44FiremanThiara +
BritishFrederick, George, Merchant Navy21Fifth Engineer OfficerThiara +
BritishHemy, Herbert William, Merchant Navy59Chief Engineer OfficerThiara +
ChineseJack Yen, , Merchant Navy52Chief CookThiara +
ChineseLee Leung Toon, , Merchant Navy40QuartermasterThiara +
ChineseLee Thye Moei, , Merchant Navy40Able SeamanThiara +
ChineseLee Yin Chue, , Merchant Navy25Able SeamanThiara +
ChineseLye Can, , Merchant Navy41QuartermasterThiara +
BritishMorton, Leslie, Merchant Navy36Chief OfficerThiara +
ChineseNg Peng, , Merchant Navy32CookThiara +
ChinesePhan Teng Book, , Merchant Navy25Able SeamanThiara +
BritishPiggales, George, Merchant Navy27Fifth Engineer OfficerThiara +
BritishRenton, John Ernest, Merchant Navy34Second Engineer OfficerThiara +
ChineseSee Chong, , Merchant Navy31FiremanThiara +
BritishStoker, John Henry, Merchant Navy25Third OfficerThiara +
ChineseTang Seng Meng, , Merchant Navy26Mess Room BoyThiara +
BritishThompson, Robert William, Merchant NavyMasterThiara
ChineseTing Yeah Cheok, , Merchant Navy24BoyThiara +
ChineseTiong Ah Kah, , Merchant Navy35StorekeeperThiara +
BritishVaggers, Owen Harry Reardon, Merchant Navy25Third Engineer OfficerThiara +
BritishWalker, Thomas, Merchant Navy25Fourth Engineer OfficerThiara +
ChineseWong Ah Keng, , Merchant Navy39Able SeamanThiara +
ChineseWong Ah Seng, , Merchant Navy28Able SeamanThiara +
ChineseYee Chu Siong, , Merchant Navy29Able SeamanThiara +
ChineseYong Kwong, , Merchant Navy40SailorThiara +

26 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?
If you wish to add a crewmember to the listing we would need most of this information: ship name, nationality, name, dob, place of birth, service (merchant marine, ...), rank or job on board. We have place for a photo as well if provided. You can e-mail us the information here.