Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam merchant

Photo from City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 447-2620.1

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

Aboard Ramillies when hit on 8 May 1941

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Adams, Lawrance, Merchant Navy17Deck BoyRamillies +
Ahmed Ali Mohamed, , Merchant Navy49Fireman and TrimmerRamillies +
Ahmed Hassan, , Merchant Navy50Fireman and TrimmerRamillies +
Ahmed Mussard, , Merchant Navy21Fireman and TrimmerRamillies +
Ali, Lance, Merchant Navy20Fireman and TrimmerRamillies +
Atkinson, Charles, Merchant Navy21CarpenterRamillies +
Bonner, John Alexander, Merchant Navy17Ordinary SeamanRamillies +
Brown, Joseph, Merchant Navy17Cabin BoyRamillies +
Byers, Robert Edward, Merchant Navy22Ordinary SeamanRamillies +
Cambers, Frederick Thomas, British Army27Gunner (DEMS gunner)Ramillies +
Cassim Magil, , Merchant Navy43FiremanRamillies +
Gentile, Francesco Fortunato, Merchant Navy65CookRamillies +
Hamlett, Charles Walter, Merchant Navy59Second Engineer OfficerRamillies +
Hassan Mohamed, , Merchant Navy46DonkeymanRamillies +
Hooton, Ernest, Merchant Navy53Third Engineer OfficerRamillies +
James, Arthur William, Merchant Navy19ApprenticeRamillies +
Macey, William, Merchant Navy57MasterRamillies +
McKeith, Thomas, Merchant Navy30FiremanRamillies +
Numa, Horace Edward Camille, Merchant Navy33Second OfficerRamillies +
Petersen, Børge, Merchant Navy20Able SeamanRamillies +
Ramon Ahmet, , Merchant Navy43Fireman and TrimmerRamillies +
Smith, Norman Edward, Merchant Navy46Chief Engineer OfficerRamillies +
Smith, Sylvester James, RN26Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Ramillies +
Spence, Edward, RN27Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Ramillies +
Sørensen, Ernst, Merchant Navy33Able SeamanRamillies +
Taylor, John, Merchant Navy40First Radio OfficerRamillies +
Thomas, David Jones, Merchant Navy36Boatswain (Bosun)Ramillies +
Thomas, Francis James, Merchant Navy30Able SeamanRamillies +
Turner, William, Merchant Navy53StewardRamillies +

29 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.