Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam merchant

Photo courtesy of State Library of New South Wales

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

Aboard Neptunian when hit on 7 Sep 1940

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Abell, Joseph Edward, Merchant Navy52Boatswain (Bosun)Neptunian +
Anderson, Thomas Patrick C., Merchant Navy20Junior Engineer OfficerNeptunian +
Byrne, Joseph Dobson, Merchant Navy20Junior Engineer OfficerNeptunian +
Cameron, William Brown, Merchant Navy19First Radio OfficerNeptunian +
Campbell, Alexander Thomas, Merchant Navy65MasterNeptunian +
Carr, George, Merchant Navy19BoyNeptunian +
Carr, William Bell, Merchant Navy27GreaserNeptunian +
Connelly, Edmund, Merchant Navy27Able SeamanNeptunian +
Coyne, Thomas, Merchant Navy34GreaserNeptunian +
Cramer, Joseph, Merchant Navy36Able SeamanNeptunian +
Cuthbert, Frank Tomaselli, Merchant Navy16Cabin BoyNeptunian +
Dick, John Thomas, Merchant Navy22Able SeamanNeptunian +
Garnett, John Mahlon, Merchant Navy18ApprenticeNeptunian +
Gibbons, John, Merchant Navy18Ordinary SeamanNeptunian +
Gibson, Thomas, Merchant Navy39Chief Engineer OfficerNeptunian +
Hayes, James Arthur, Merchant Navy16Deck BoyNeptunian +
Hunter, Daniel, Merchant Navy40GreaserNeptunian +
Lidgate, Alister Maxwell, Merchant Navy19ApprenticeNeptunian +
Lyall, Kenneth, Merchant Navy26Third OfficerNeptunian +
MacHale, Brendan Aloysius, Merchant Navy28Second OfficerNeptunian +
Maudlen, James Clarence, Merchant Navy55ElectricianNeptunian +
McGlynn, Bernard Armstrong, Merchant Navy24Junior Engineer OfficerNeptunian +
Nicol, Garth Douglas Herbert, Merchant Navy29Third Engineer OfficerNeptunian +
Olaisen, Olav Bertrand, Merchant Navy33Second Engineer OfficerNeptunian +
Sallis, Thomas Victor, Merchant Navy41Chief OfficerNeptunian +
Scott, Arnold, Merchant Navy23Fourth Engineer OfficerNeptunian +
Scott, Vivian Joseph, Merchant Navy29Second Radio OfficerNeptunian +
Silk, Arthur James, RNPetty Officer (DEMS gunner)Neptunian +
Simm, John Robson, Merchant Navy34CarpenterNeptunian +
Smith, Albert Edward George, Merchant Navy20Able SeamanNeptunian +
Storey, Thomas Andrew, Merchant Navy24Junior Engineer OfficerNeptunian +
Tinning, Stanley, Merchant Navy34Able SeamanNeptunian +
Wheal, Charles, Merchant Navy18Deck BoyNeptunian +
Wixon, Joseph Augustin, Merchant Navy54CookNeptunian +
Wixon, William George, Merchant Navy54Chief StewardNeptunian +
Young, Charles, Merchant Navy19StewardNeptunian +

36 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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