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 Tafna.

Aboard Tafna when hit on 24 Oct 1939

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Adamson, J., Merchant NavyFiremanTafna
Andresen, W., Merchant NavyAble SeamanTafna
Banks, E., Merchant NavySecond OfficerTafna
Braton, A., Merchant NavyDonkeymanTafna
Brittain, E., Merchant NavyChief OfficerTafna
Burch, H., Merchant NavyFirst Radio OfficerTafna
Cederholm, F., Merchant NavyBoatswain (Bosun)Tafna
Christopher, A., Merchant NavyAble SeamanTafna
Cowperthwaite, D., Merchant NavySecond StewardTafna
Dodds, M., Merchant NavySecond Engineer OfficerTafna
Evans, E., Merchant NavyAble SeamanTafna
Graham, F., Merchant NavyFiremanTafna
Graven-Hade, G., Merchant NavyAble SeamanTafna
Harston, E., Merchant NavyAble SeamanTafna
Hawkins, J., Merchant NavyFiremanTafna
Hicks, J., Merchant NavyFourth Engineer OfficerTafna
Hollywood, Joseph Dickson, Merchant Navy39Fireman and TrimmerTafna +
Humbel, P., Merchant NavyFiremanTafna
Jamieson, W., Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanTafna
Jeffcock, T., Merchant NavyFiremanTafna
Jenner, J., Merchant NavyCookTafna
Jenson, L., Merchant NavyStewardTafna
McAllister, C., Merchant NavyMess Room BoyTafna
Newlands, Royal Cecil, Merchant NavyMasterTafna
Newton, J., Merchant NavyThird Engineer OfficerTafna
O'Kane, J., Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanTafna
Pounder, J., Merchant NavyChief Engineer OfficerTafna
Predham, H., Merchant NavyThird OfficerTafna
Stangoe, W., Merchant NavyAble SeamanTafna
Stewart, W., Merchant NavyFiremanTafna
Thomson, G., Merchant NavySecond Radio OfficerTafna
Waskaitas, Ernest, Merchant Navy48Fireman and TrimmerTafna +
Winter, D., Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanTafna
Wood, B., Merchant NavySecond CookTafna

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?
If you wish to add a crewmember to the listing we would need most of this information: ship name, nationality, name, dob, place of birth, service (merchant marine, ...), rank or job on board. We have place for a photo as well if provided. You can e-mail us the information here.