Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam merchant

Photo from City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 447-2142

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

Aboard Dalblair when hit on 29 Aug 1940

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Bovingdon, Leonard, RM42Marine (DEMS gunner) Dalblair +, Alida Gorthon +
Bruton, John Herbert, Merchant Navy59Master Dalblair +, Alida Gorthon +
Craig, James Alexander, Merchant Navy43Third Engineer Officer Dalblair +
Eaton, Philip Aubrey Oliver, Merchant Navy27Second Engineer Officer Dalblair +
Gallimore, Morris, Merchant Navy20Fourth Engineer Officer Dalblair +
Harkus, Thomas Pierce, Merchant Navy21Ordinary Seaman Dalblair +
Ismail Mohamed, , Merchant Navy40Fireman and Trimmer Dalblair +
Jacobson, John George, Merchant Navy34Boatswain (Bosun) Dalblair +
Khan Dado, , Merchant Navy44Donkeyman and Greaser Dalblair +
Khan Mohamed, , Merchant Navy48Fireman and Trimmer Dalblair +
Kinsey, John Ivor, Merchant Navy33First Radio Officer Dalblair +
Majid Abdul, , Merchant Navy30Fireman and Trimmer Dalblair +
McKinlay, Thomas Cunningham, Merchant Navy19Second Radio Officer Dalblair +
Nathu Mian, , Merchant Navy29Donkeyman and Greaser Dalblair +
Oxley, Roy Wilson, Merchant Navy16Apprentice Dalblair +
Reid, John, Merchant Navy25Able Seaman Dalblair +
Smith, Benjamin Jamesion, Merchant Navy36Cook Dalblair +
Stanley, John, Merchant Navy21Able Seaman Dalblair +
Thompson, Claude Ashworth Walker, Merchant Navy23Third Officer Dalblair +
Thorn, Leonard Jack Shepherd, Merchant Navy29Chief Steward Dalblair +
Tyler, Ernest Edward, Merchant Navy18Ordinary Seaman Dalblair +
Warren, Gordon Ambrose, Merchant Navy23Sailor Dalblair +
Whittaker, James, Merchant Navy16Cabin Boy Dalblair +
Wise, Norman, Merchant Navy18Apprentice Dalblair +

24 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?
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