Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

Victoria City

British steam merchant



Photo from City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 447-2815

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

Aboard Victoria City when hit on 3 Dec 1940

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Ahmed Yusuf, , Merchant Navy33Fireman and TrimmerVictoria City +
Ali Deria Omar, , Merchant Navy27Fireman and TrimmerVictoria City +
Bancroft, Harold, Merchant Navy36StewardVictoria City +
Bennett, William Thomas, Merchant Navy17ApprenticeVictoria City +
Carson, John, Merchant Navy15Deck BoyVictoria City +
Clark, James Archibald, Merchant Navy43Second OfficerVictoria City +
Collister, Douglas, Merchant Navy29Able SeamanVictoria City +
Deveney, John Ferris, Merchant Navy35Able SeamanVictoria City +
Donohue, James, Merchant Navy19Junior Engineer OfficerVictoria City +
Falah Mohamed, , Merchant Navy43Fireman and TrimmerVictoria City +
Flanagan, Thomas, Merchant Navy18Ordinary SeamanVictoria City +
Gullick, Donald Frederick, Merchant Navy20Third OfficerVictoria City +
Heading, Thomas, Merchant Navy20Mess Room BoyVictoria City +
Hilbourne, Edward E., Merchant Navy43First Radio OfficerVictoria City +
Hondoolag, Ali, Merchant Navy43Fireman and TrimmerVictoria City +
Hutchinson, William Frederick, Merchant Navy20Fourth Engineer OfficerVictoria City +
Jama Mohamed, , Merchant Navy28Fireman and TrimmerVictoria City +
Jamieson, William, Merchant Navy46CookVictoria City +
Johnston, Charles, Merchant Navy47Able SeamanVictoria City +
Longstaff, Alfred, Merchant Navy40MasterVictoria City +
Mahomed Magan, , Merchant Navy33Fireman and TrimmerVictoria City +
Matthews, David, Merchant Navy20Second Radio OfficerVictoria City +
McNamee, James, Merchant Navy39Deck HandVictoria City +
Mohamed Ali, , Merchant Navy40Fireman and TrimmerVictoria City +
Mohamed Saleh, , Merchant Navy35DonkeymanVictoria City +
Moore, William A., Merchant Navy16Deck BoyVictoria City +
Morgan, Edgar Caswallon, Merchant Navy35Second Engineer OfficerVictoria City +
Pearson, Harold, Merchant Navy33Third Engineer OfficerVictoria City +
Pender, Thomas Joseph, Merchant Navy24Boatswain (Bosun)Victoria City +
Reardon-Smith, Phillip, Merchant Navy19ApprenticeVictoria City +
Roberts, William James Gordon, Merchant Navy16ApprenticeVictoria City +
Robinson, George Reginald, Merchant Navy17Cabin BoyVictoria City +
Rodenby, William Rain, Merchant Navy20Junior Engineer OfficerVictoria City +
Ross, Samuel, Merchant Navy25SailorVictoria City +
Sinclair, James, Merchant Navy34Ordinary SeamanVictoria City +
Sloan, Harold, Merchant Navy17Ordinary SeamanVictoria City +
Smyth, Gerald, Merchant Navy28CarpenterVictoria City +
Thompson, John Francis, Merchant Navy30Chief OfficerVictoria City +
Thorby, Terence Sidney, Merchant Navy18ApprenticeVictoria City +
Turnbull, John Harrison, Merchant Navy41Chief Engineer OfficerVictoria City +
Wais Abdi Deria, , Merchant Navy32Fireman and TrimmerVictoria City +
Warsama Mahammed, , Merchant Navy25Fireman and TrimmerVictoria City +
Young, Cecil, Merchant Navy18Assistant CookVictoria City +

43 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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