Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam merchant

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

Aboard Courland when hit on 9 Feb 1941

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

NameAgeRankServed on
BritishAnstead, Leslie Gordon, Merchant Navy30Assistant StewardCourland +
BritishAtkinson, William, Merchant Navy22Passenger (DBS)Courland +
BritishBaillie, Robert Colville Thomson, Merchant Navy36Chief OfficerCourland +
BritishBevan, James, Merchant Navy32Fireman and TrimmerCourland +
BritishBritton, William, RN29Passenger (Ordinary Seaman)Courland +
BritishBrom, John, CivilianPassengerCourland +
BritishBruce, James, Merchant Navy46StewardCourland +
BritishBurford, Albert Henry, Merchant Navy46Fireman and TrimmerCourland +
BritishBurke, Arnold Ritchie, Merchant Navy41Third Engineer OfficerCourland +
BritishCampbell, John, Merchant Navy21Ordinary SeamanCourland +
BritishDecabeff, Michael Grumblatt, CivilianPassengerCourland +
BritishDoolan, Matthew, RN21Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Courland +
BritishFlucker, Thomas Carnie, Merchant Navy57Chief Engineer OfficerCourland +
MalteseFormosa, Charles (Carmelo), Merchant Navy40Fireman and TrimmerCourland +
BritishFuentes, Joaquim, Merchant Navy60Fireman and TrimmerCourland +
BritishGigi, John, Merchant Navy55DonkeymanCourland +
BritishGregory, Joseph, Merchant Navy20SailorCourland +
BritishHook, Hayden Harvey, Merchant Navy22Assistant StewardCourland +
BritishJamieson, Ronald, Merchant Navy25Able SeamanCourland +
BritishKelly, Patrick Woof, Merchant Navy39Fireman and TrimmerCourland +
BritishLevack, Alexander, Merchant Navy28Second OfficerCourland +
BritishMacPherson, John, Merchant Navy29Able SeamanCourland +
BritishMason, , CivilianPassengerCourland +
BritishMyles, Thomas, Merchant Navy45Able SeamanCourland +
BritishPaterson, Jacob, Merchant Navy62Boatswain (Bosun)Courland +
BritishPavis, Ronald Henry Ames, Merchant Navy16Ordinary SeamanCourland +
BritishRojas, Francisco, Merchant Navy49Fireman and TrimmerCourland +
BritishRoss, George Kyd Ellis, Merchant Navy64Second Engineer OfficerCourland +
BritishSeaforth, George Paul, RFR34Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Courland +
BritishSmith, Robert Cecil, Merchant Navy50MasterCourland +
BritishStead, William, CivilianPassengerCourland +
BritishTait, David Mouat, Merchant Navy48CookCourland +
BritishTrethowan, William Austin, Merchant Navy36Third OfficerCourland +
BritishWebb, A.W., CivilianPassengerCourland, Brandenburg

34 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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