Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

West Wales

British steam merchant




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

Aboard West Wales when hit on 29 Jan 1941

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NameAgeRankServed on
Ali Abdul, , Merchant Navy33DonkeymanWest Wales +
Ali Mamtaz, , Merchant Navy30Fireman and TrimmerWest Wales +
Ali Mustakim, , Merchant Navy26Fireman and TrimmerWest Wales
Berry, Cyril, Merchant Navy24Third Engineer OfficerWest Wales +
Brice, Edward Joseph, Merchant Navy20Able SeamanWest Wales
Carrie, Alexander, Merchant Navy41Boatswain (Bosun)West Wales
Connolly, John, Merchant Navy44CookWest Wales
Cove, Francis Leamon, Merchant Navy56Chief Engineer OfficerWest Wales
Edginton, William, Merchant Navy33Able SeamanWest Wales
Fry, Henry, Merchant Navy43Fourth Engineer OfficerWest Wales
Hannah, James, Merchant Navy18Second Radio OfficerWest Wales +
Hendry, Keith, Merchant Navy18Ordinary SeamanWest Wales
Jack, Robert Thomas, Merchant Navy56Second OfficerWest Wales +
Kennedy, Denis Karl, Merchant Navy17Galley BoyWest Wales
Khan Rashid, , Merchant Navy33Fireman and TrimmerWest Wales
Leckonby, Robert Henry, Merchant Navy18Mess Room BoyWest Wales +
Longster, George Edgar Lifford, Merchant Navy42Deck HandWest Wales
Longster, Richard, Merchant Navy25Able SeamanWest Wales
McIntosh, John, Merchant Navy49Chief OfficerWest Wales +
McKenna, Joseph, Merchant Navy20SailorWest Wales
McSorley, Henry L., Merchant Navy46StewardWest Wales +
Mitchell, George, Merchant Navy43Fireman and TrimmerWest Wales
Mitchell, Thomas, Merchant Navy20SailorWest Wales
Morgan, Gethyn, Merchant Navy28Second Engineer OfficerWest Wales
Neill, James, Merchant Navy54Fireman and TrimmerWest Wales +
Nicholls, Frederick Charles, Merchant Navy46MasterWest Wales +
Powell, Wiliam Glanville, Merchant Navy23Third OfficerWest Wales
Rowan, George, Merchant Navy45Fireman and TrimmerWest Wales +
Stainthorpe, Arthur, Merchant Navy30Able SeamanWest Wales
Thompson, Richard Hugh, Merchant Navy17Ordinary SeamanWest Wales
Thornton, Thomas, Merchant Navy32Able SeamanWest Wales
Tweedie, George Adair Paterson, Merchant Navy37Fireman and TrimmerWest Wales +
Ullah Ajid, , Merchant Navy30Fireman and TrimmerWest Wales +
Ullah Joban, , Merchant Navy29Fireman and TrimmerWest Wales +
Verrill, Thomas, Merchant Navy22CarpenterWest Wales
Wall, Jeremiah, Merchant Navy16Galley BoyWest Wales +
Woodborne, Conrad, Merchant Navy30First Radio OfficerWest Wales

37 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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