Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

Manchester Brigade

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 Manchester Brigade.

Aboard Manchester Brigade when hit on 26 Sep 1940

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NameAgeRankServed on
Agarbi, J. Alfred, Merchant Navy29Fireman and TrimmerManchester Brigade +
Anderson, John William Frederick, RN20Ordinary SignalmanManchester Brigade +
Aspin, Ernest, RM42Marine (DEMS gunner)Manchester Brigade +
Brown, John Christopher, Merchant Navy45Lamp Trimmer and Able SeamanManchester Brigade +
Butler, John Alban, Merchant Navy18ApprenticeManchester Brigade +
Clarke, Gordon Alexander, RN20Ordinary SignalmanManchester Brigade +
Clay, John Armstrong, Merchant NavyFourth Engineer OfficerManchester Brigade
Clough, Frederick L., Merchant Navy59MasterManchester Brigade +
Coulthard, William Wauchope, Merchant Navy40Second Engineer OfficerManchester Brigade +
Cowsill, James, Merchant Navy25Second StewardManchester Brigade +
Cozens, Frank Ernest, RNPetty Officer TelegraphistManchester Brigade +
Cullen, James, Merchant Navy18Galley BoyManchester Brigade +
Cunliffe, John, Merchant Navy23Able SeamanManchester Brigade +
Daniels, William Joseph, RNYeoman of SignalsManchester Brigade +
Davies, John, Merchant Navy51Fireman and TrimmerManchester Brigade +
Dixon, Tom, Merchant Navy57Fireman and TrimmerManchester Brigade +
Edwards, John, Merchant Navy56Fireman and TrimmerManchester Brigade +
Ellis, Joseph, Merchant Navy47Fireman and TrimmerManchester Brigade +
Foster, Ronald Edgar Francis, RN20Ordinary SignalmanManchester Brigade +
Grey, Alexander David, Merchant Navy40Chief StewardManchester Brigade +
Griggs, Stanley, Merchant Navy34Able SeamanManchester Brigade +
Haslam, Edward, Merchant Navy35DonkeymanManchester Brigade +
Head, Frederick W., Merchant Navy20Fifth Engineer OfficerManchester Brigade +
Heald, John Kenneth, Merchant Navy20ApprenticeManchester Brigade +
Hutchings, Norman Redvers, Merchant Navy38First Radio OfficerManchester Brigade +
Ibram Mohamed Ben, , Merchant Navy46Able SeamanManchester Brigade +
Isaacs, Edward Henry Owandley, Merchant Navy38Fireman and TrimmerManchester Brigade +
Johnson, James, Merchant Navy52GreaserManchester Brigade +
Jones, Griffith Stanley, Merchant Navy43Second OfficerManchester Brigade +
Kauri Din, , Merchant NavyQuartermasterManchester Brigade
Lane, Norman Burgess, Merchant Navy24Third OfficerManchester Brigade +
Locke, Charles Murray, Merchant Navy18SailorManchester Brigade +
MacLean, Angus, Merchant Navy36Able SeamanManchester Brigade +
Margrave, Henry, Merchant Navy21Second CookManchester Brigade +
McGee, Arthur, Merchant Navy58Boatswain (Bosun)Manchester Brigade +
Morton, William Henry, Merchant Navy17Cabin BoyManchester Brigade +
Ntuk, Jack, Merchant Navy41Fireman and TrimmerManchester Brigade +
O'Neil, Thomas, Merchant Navy48Fireman and TrimmerManchester Brigade +
Perrin, Alfred, Merchant NavySecond Radio OfficerManchester Brigade
Perry, Sydney Ernest, Merchant Navy53Chief Engineer OfficerManchester Brigade +
Roberts, Walter Lecky, Merchant Navy51SailorManchester Brigade +
Ross, Frederick Malcolm, Merchant Navy27Third Engineer OfficerManchester Brigade +
Royse, Samuel Walter Robert, Merchant Navy30Able SeamanManchester Brigade +
Sappa Ali, , Merchant Navy52Able SeamanManchester Brigade +
Scott, James C., Merchant Navy25Fireman and TrimmerManchester Brigade +
Sebuabey, G.C., Merchant Navy27Fireman and TrimmerManchester Brigade +
Smith, Humphrey Hugh, RNR64Vice Admiral (Commodore Second Class)Manchester Brigade +
St. Romain, Joseph, Merchant Navy46Able SeamanManchester Brigade +
Stackhouse, Elijah, Merchant Navy56CarpenterManchester Brigade +
Sunday, Sibol, Merchant Navy52Fireman and TrimmerManchester Brigade +
Tanton, Harry, Merchant Navy42Chief CookManchester Brigade +
Taylor, Alpha Samuel, Merchant Navy36GreaserManchester Brigade +
Thomas, Joseph, Merchant Navy59Fireman and TrimmerManchester Brigade +
Todd, William Ernest, Merchant Navy41Chief OfficerManchester Brigade +
Uyeda, Takeshi, Merchant Navy42StorekeeperManchester Brigade +
Walker, Davies, Merchant Navy49Fireman and TrimmerManchester Brigade +
Walker, Stanley, Merchant Navy16Deck BoyManchester Brigade +
Whittingham, Alfred, Merchant Navy45Fireman and TrimmerManchester Brigade +
Wilders, Edward William, Merchant Navy20Assistant StewardManchester Brigade +
Wilson, Ronald, Merchant Navy19Mess Room StewardManchester Brigade +
Yankey, Augustus Samuel, Merchant Navy34GreaserManchester Brigade +

61 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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