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

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NameAgeRankServed on
Anstead, Leslie Gordon, Merchant Navy30Assistant StewardCourland +
Atkinson, William, Merchant Navy22Passenger (DBS)Courland +
Baillie, Robert Colville Thomson, Merchant Navy36Chief OfficerCourland +
Bevan, James, Merchant Navy32Fireman and TrimmerCourland +
Britton, William, RN29Passenger (Ordinary Seaman)Courland +
Brom, John, CivilianPassengerCourland +
Bruce, James, Merchant Navy46StewardCourland +
Burford, Albert Henry, Merchant Navy46Fireman and TrimmerCourland +
Burke, Arnold Ritchie, Merchant Navy41Third Engineer OfficerCourland +
Campbell, John, Merchant Navy21Ordinary SeamanCourland +
Decabeff, Michael Grumblatt, CivilianPassengerCourland +
Doolan, Matthew, RN21Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Courland +
Flucker, Thomas Carnie, Merchant Navy57Chief Engineer OfficerCourland +
Formosa, Charles (Carmelo), Merchant Navy40Fireman and TrimmerCourland +
Fuentes, Joaquim, Merchant Navy60Fireman and TrimmerCourland +
Gigi, John, Merchant Navy55DonkeymanCourland +
Gregory, Joseph, Merchant Navy20SailorCourland +
Hook, Hayden Harvey, Merchant Navy22Assistant StewardCourland +
Jamieson, Ronald, Merchant Navy25Able SeamanCourland +
Kelly, Patrick Woof, Merchant Navy39Fireman and TrimmerCourland +
Levack, Alexander, Merchant Navy28Second OfficerCourland +
MacPherson, John, Merchant Navy29Able SeamanCourland +
Mason, , CivilianPassengerCourland +
Myles, Thomas, Merchant Navy45Able SeamanCourland +
Paterson, Jacob, Merchant Navy62Boatswain (Bosun)Courland +
Pavis, Ronald Henry Ames, Merchant Navy16Ordinary SeamanCourland +
Rojas, Francisco, Merchant Navy49Fireman and TrimmerCourland +
Ross, George Kyd Ellis, Merchant Navy64Second Engineer OfficerCourland +
Seaforth, George Paul, RFR34Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Courland +
Smith, Robert Cecil, Merchant Navy50MasterCourland +
Stead, William, CivilianPassengerCourland +
Tait, David Mouat, Merchant Navy48CookCourland +
Trethowan, William Austin, Merchant Navy36Third OfficerCourland +
Webb, 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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