Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

Western Prince

British motor passenger ship




This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the British motor passenger ship Western Prince.

Aboard Western Prince when hit on 14 Dec 1940

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NameAgeRankServed on
Abbott, William, Merchant Navy46CarpenterWestern Prince +
Allen, John, Civilian27PassengerWestern Prince +
Allen, Margaret, Civilian25PassengerWestern Prince +
Bone, James, Civilian68PassengerWestern Prince
Borrows, Edward, Merchant Navy49Second CookWestern Prince +
Broughton, Eric James Wanless, Civilian38PassengerWestern Prince +
Carr, Sir & Lady Cecil, CivilianPassengerWestern Prince
Catlin, George Edward Gordon, Civilian44PassengerWestern Prince
Dent, Audrey Woodland, Civilian26PassengerWestern Prince
Dent, Frances Mary, CivilianPassengerWestern Prince
Dent, Thomas Arthur, Civilian27PassengerWestern Prince
Dougall, Fran Edward, Civilian44PassengerWestern Prince +
Ellis, Ieuan Prys, Merchant Navy44Chief OfficerWestern Prince
Finkle, Leslie, Merchant NavyEngineerWestern Prince
Franks, James Edward Valentine, Merchant Navy39Assistant StewardWestern Prince +
Franks, Leonard James, Merchant Navy24Assistant StewardWestern Prince
Glass, Basil, CivilianPassengerWestern Prince
Glenwright, Percy, Merchant Navy31Third OfficerWestern Prince
Lavelle, Richard, Merchant Navy17Assistant StewardWestern Prince +
Mitchell, Norman, Merchant Navy24Third ElectricianWestern Prince +
Newton, William, Merchant Navy39StorekeeperWestern Prince +
O'Regan, Timothy John, Merchant Navy45First Radio OfficerWestern Prince +
Pearson, Arthur Job, Merchant Navy41Chief Engineer OfficerWestern Prince
Reed, John, Merchant Navy57MasterWestern Prince +
Scott, The Hon. Gordon Wallace, Civilian52PassengerWestern Prince +
Sharman, Mark, Merchant Navy30Assistant CookWestern Prince
Sproule, Mina, Civilian31PassengerWestern Prince +
Thexton, John Foulkes, Merchant Navy35Senior Refrigerator Engineer OfficerWestern Prince +
Thompson, Cyril, CivilianPassengerWestern Prince
White, R.F., Merchant NavySecond OfficerWestern Prince

30 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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