Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

Gairsoppa

British steam merchant



Photo Courtesy of Library of Contemporary History, Stuttgart

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

Aboard Gairsoppa when hit on 17 Feb 1941

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NameAgeRankServed on
Abdul Aziz, , Merchant Navy45TindalGairsoppa +
Abdul Barik, , Merchant Navy44SeamanGairsoppa +
Abdul Ghafur, , Merchant Navy20TrimmerGairsoppa +
Abdul Hakim, , Merchant Navy32FiremanGairsoppa +
Abdul Jabbar, , Merchant Navy37SeacunnyGairsoppa +
Abdul Karim, , Merchant Navy33TrimmerGairsoppa +
Abdul Karim, , Merchant Navy45OilerGairsoppa +
Abdul Latif, , Merchant Navy48TrimmerGairsoppa +
Abdul Majid, , Merchant Navy39SeacunnyGairsoppa +
Abdul Malik, , Merchant Navy45TindalGairsoppa +
Abdul Qudus, , Merchant Navy41SerangGairsoppa +
Abdul Rashid, , Merchant NavySeamanGairsoppa +
Abdul Satar, , Merchant Navy27FiremanGairsoppa +
Abdur Rashid, , Merchant NavyTrimmerGairsoppa +
Ali Ahmad, , Merchant Navy31FiremanGairsoppa +
Ali Ahmad, , Merchant Navy30SeamanGairsoppa +
Amin Rahman, , Merchant Navy44TrimmerGairsoppa +
Aqal Ali, , Merchant Navy39SeamanGairsoppa +
Ayres, Richard Hamilton, Merchant NavySecond OfficerGairsoppa
Caldeiro, L., Merchant Navy19CookGairsoppa +
Cardoze, Pudade, Merchant Navy43CookGairsoppa +
Carmichael, Andrew Parker, Merchant Navy32Third Engineer OfficerGairsoppa +
Collaco, Joas Piadade, Merchant Navy43BoyGairsoppa +
Costa, Joaquim Maten, Merchant Navy22BoyGairsoppa +
Cummings, George Denton, Merchant Navy37Chief OfficerGairsoppa +
De Costa, F., Merchant Navy29BoyGairsoppa +
De Costa, Jose Antonio, Merchant Navy32BoyGairsoppa +
Dulla Mian, , Merchant Navy30FiremanGairsoppa +
Dupuy, William Frederick, Merchant Navy26PurserGairsoppa +
Fazl Karim, , Merchant Navy30FiremanGairsoppa +
Fernandes, Thomas Martino, Merchant Navy38General ServantGairsoppa +
Firoz Ali, , Merchant Navy30DonkeymanGairsoppa +
Fyfe, Peter Ewing, Merchant Navy49Chief Engineer OfficerGairsoppa +
Hafiz-Ur-Rahman, , Merchant Navy40SeamanGairsoppa +
Hampshire, Robert Frederick, Merchant Navy18Radio OfficerGairsoppa +
Hinton, William Thomas, Merchant Navy31Deck HandGairsoppa +
Hyland, Gerald, Merchant Navy40MasterGairsoppa +
Illahi Bakhsh, , Merchant Navy55WinchmanGairsoppa +
Jabal Haq, , Merchant Navy41SeamanGairsoppa +
Jalal Ahmad, , Merchant Navy48OilerGairsoppa +
Jetu, , Merchant Navy36TopassGairsoppa +
Khalil Rahman, , Merchant Navy75SerangGairsoppa +
Khurshid Mian, , Merchant Navy40CassabGairsoppa +
Khurshid Mian, , Merchant Navy43SeacunnyGairsoppa +
Kishori, , Merchant Navy21TopassGairsoppa +
Lang, Robert, Merchant Navy44Second Engineer OfficerGairsoppa +
Leong Kong, , Merchant NavyCarpenterGairsoppa +
Lucas, Wilfred, Merchant Navy25Junior Engineer OfficerGairsoppa +
Majib-Ul-Haq, , Merchant Navy40SeamanGairsoppa +
Majid Mian, , Merchant Navy29SeamanGairsoppa +
Mangal, , Merchant Navy36TopassGairsoppa +
Maqbul Husain, , Merchant NavySeamanGairsoppa +
Maqbul Husain, , Merchant Navy26TrimmerGairsoppa +
Morrison, Campbell Joseph, Merchant Navy24Third OfficerGairsoppa +
Motihar Rahman, , Merchant Navy41SeamanGairsoppa +
Muhammad, , Merchant Navy50BhandaryGairsoppa +
Muhammad Harun, , Merchant Navy28SeamanGairsoppa +
Muhammad Islam, , Merchant Navy31Lamp TrimmerGairsoppa +
Mulaqat Juma, , Merchant Navy37FiremanGairsoppa +
Munir Ahmad, , Merchant Navy29FiremanGairsoppa +
Murshid Mian, , Merchant Navy33BhandaryGairsoppa +
Nazir Ahmad, , Merchant Navy50TindalGairsoppa +
Nisar Ahmad, , Merchant Navy20TrimmerGairsoppa +
Nur Ahmad, , Merchant Navy30FiremanGairsoppa +
Nur-Ul-Haq, , Merchant Navy38SeacunnyGairsoppa +
Odd, Hugh Henry, Merchant NavyFourth Engineer OfficerGairsoppa +
Pais, Acacio Rozario, Merchant Navy66ButlerGairsoppa +
Price, William George, RM55Marine (DEMS gunner)Gairsoppa +
Raja Mian, , Merchant Navy21TrimmerGairsoppa +
Rodrigues, , Merchant Navy31BoyGairsoppa +
Rodrigues, C., Merchant Navy51BakerGairsoppa +
Rodrigues, E.C., Merchant Navy29PantrymanGairsoppa +
Rodrigues, Tiofilo, Merchant NavyGeneral ServantGairsoppa +
Salamat Ullah, , Merchant Navy38SeamanGairsoppa +
Sayid Ahmad, , Merchant Navy36SeamanGairsoppa +
Sayid Rahman, , Merchant Navy42CassabGairsoppa +
Sheikh Kinu, , Merchant Navy54BoyGairsoppa +
Sheraz-Ul-Haq, , Merchant Navy42TrimmerGairsoppa +
Shujat Ali, , Merchant Navy45OilerGairsoppa +
Sikandar Badshah, , Merchant Navy33SeamanGairsoppa +
Taz-Ul-Mulk, , Merchant Navy40SeamanGairsoppa +
Thomas, Norman Haskell, Merchant Navy20Deck Hand/GunnerGairsoppa +
Tufail Ahmad, , Merchant Navy23TrimmerGairsoppa +
Wali Mian, , Merchant Navy36SeamanGairsoppa +
Wilayat Ali, , Merchant Navy33FiremanGairsoppa +
Woodliffe, John Martin, Merchant Navy17CadetGairsoppa +

86 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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