Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam merchant

Yewcrest under her former name Ivo Racic. Photo Courtesy of Library of Contemporary History, Stuttgart

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

Aboard Yewcrest when hit on 25 Aug 1940

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

NameAgeRankServed on
BritishDoughty, Cyril Lionel, Merchant NavyMasterYewcrest
IrishPower, Edward, Merchant Navy26Fireman and TrimmerYewcrest +
BritishSimpson, John Michael, Merchant Navy16Galley BoyYewcrest, John Holt

3 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.