Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam merchant

Photo courtesy of the Allen Collection

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

Aboard Sulaco when hit on 20 Oct 1940

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NameAgeRankServed on
BritishAttewell, Herbert Richard George, Merchant Navy25Fireman and TrimmerSulaco +
BritishBarrett, Edward George, Merchant Navy30SailorSulaco +
New ZealandBernard, Paul E., Merchant Navy59Fireman and TrimmerSulaco +
BritishBower, Henry Carlton, Merchant Navy42MasterSulaco +
BritishBrewer, Joseph Arthur, Merchant Navy34DonkeymanSulaco +
BritishBritton, Ernest Thomas, Merchant Navy22Fireman and TrimmerSulaco +
IrishCarroll, Lawrence, Merchant Navy42Fireman and TrimmerSulaco +
BritishChadwick, John Alfred, Merchant Navy46CarpenterSulaco +
BritishChilcott, Donald James, Merchant Navy21Assistant StewardSulaco +
BritishCongdon, William Dynham, Merchant Navy43Second OfficerSulaco +
BritishCrane, Reginald S.J., Merchant Navy34Fireman and TrimmerSulaco +
BritishCrane, Walter Harold, Merchant Navy47Chief Engineer OfficerSulaco +
BritishCrew, Peter Langley, Merchant Navy18ApprenticeSulaco +
BritishDavies, Angus, Merchant Navy25Assistant StewardSulaco +
BritishDavies, William Lawrence, Merchant Navy23SailorSulaco +
BritishDickinson, Oliver Scott, RN29Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Sulaco +
BritishDunn, Kenneth John, Merchant Navy21Assistant EngineerSulaco +
BritishEbanks, Cecil Herbert, Merchant Navy24GreaserSulaco +
IrishEgan, Jack, Merchant Navy24Assistant StewardSulaco +
BritishEkbery, William Vincent, Merchant Navy50Third Engineer OfficerSulaco +
BritishEvers, Andrew Fred, RFR40Leading Seaman (DEMS gunner)Sulaco +
BritishFoad, Alan Stephen John Inge, Merchant Navy28Assistant CookSulaco +
BritishFord, Herbert Frederick, Merchant Navy20Fireman and TrimmerSulaco +
BritishFyfe, James, Merchant Navy39Fireman and TrimmerSulaco +
BritishGladding, George John, Merchant Navy34Fireman and TrimmerSulaco +
BritishGraham, Walter, Merchant Navy20SailorSulaco +
BritishGunning, Albert Ernest, Merchant Navy24Boatswain (Bosun)Sulaco +
BritishHarrison, Leslie, Merchant Navy25SailorSulaco +
BritishHarvey, James Thompson, Merchant Navy42Chief CookSulaco
BritishHaslam, Henry James William, Merchant Navy42GreaserSulaco +
BritishHolland, Robert Charles, Merchant Navy21Able SeamanSulaco +
BritishHudson, Edward, Merchant Navy28Fireman and TrimmerSulaco +
BritishHughes, James Eilian, Merchant Navy29Second Radio OfficerSulaco +
BritishJefferies, George, Merchant Navy19Fireman and TrimmerSulaco +
BritishJenkin, Arthur, Merchant Navy46GreaserSulaco +
BritishJohnson, Thomas Duncan Lawrence, Merchant Navy19ApprenticeSulaco +
BritishKane, Thomas, Merchant Navy25SurgeonSulaco +
BritishKeast, Ronald, Merchant Navy57Able SeamanSulaco +
BritishKenny, John Francis, Merchant Navy45Second Engineer OfficerSulaco +
BritishLaughton, Edward Arthur, Merchant Navy27Fireman and TrimmerSulaco +
BritishLeftwich, S.D., Merchant Navy41Able SeamanSulaco +
BritishMagee, Lewis Henry, Merchant Navy57Second Cook and BakerSulaco +
IrishManifold, William, Merchant Navy54Fireman and TrimmerSulaco +
BritishMay, George, Merchant Navy38Fireman and TrimmerSulaco +
BritishMcLeod, George Frederick, Merchant Navy18Deck BoySulaco +
BritishMonks, Albert Henry, Merchant Navy27Fireman and TrimmerSulaco +
BritishMoore, Thomas William Sparey, Merchant Navy60Fireman and TrimmerSulaco +
BritishMurray, John Cargill, Merchant Navy31Third OfficerSulaco +
BritishOlder, Ronald, Merchant Navy18Third Radio OfficerSulaco +
BritishOsbon, Albert, Merchant Navy58Refrigerator EngineerSulaco +
CanadianPaterson, John Daniel, Merchant Navy50Chief OfficerSulaco +
BritishPaterson, Robert Henry, Merchant Navy19Ordinary SeamanSulaco +
BritishPaynter, Clifford Alan Benjamin, Merchant Navy24Fourth Engineer OfficerSulaco +
BritishReid, Robert, Merchant Navy39First Radio OfficerSulaco +
BritishRivers, Ernie Elston, Merchant Navy24Able SeamanSulaco +
IrishScannell, Andrew, Merchant Navy25Assistant StewardSulaco +
BritishSchofield, Alan, Merchant Navy30Assistant EngineerSulaco +
IrishSheehan, Daniel Joseph, Merchant Navy23SailorSulaco +
BritishShine, John, Merchant Navy30Second StewardSulaco +
BritishShort, Hector Horace, Merchant Navy39GreaserSulaco +
BritishSmith, Maurice George M., Merchant Navy40Chief StewardSulaco +
DutchSterre, Cornelius van der, Merchant Navy63Fireman and TrimmerSulaco +
BritishSullivan, Michael, Merchant Navy40Fireman and TrimmerSulaco +
BritishThomas, Percival Longford, Merchant Navy30Fireman and TrimmerSulaco +
BritishWeeks, Arthur, Merchant Navy62Able SeamanSulaco +
BritishWheratt, Albert William, Merchant Navy24Fireman and TrimmerSulaco +
BritishWilkinson, Thomas, Merchant Navy20Able SeamanSulaco +

67 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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