Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam merchant

Photo courtesy of Stuart Smith

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

Aboard Marconi when hit on 21 May 1941

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

NameAgeRankServed on
BritishBai, Jumbo N., Merchant Navy24Fireman and TrimmerMarconi +
BritishBale, Richard, Merchant Navy20TrimmerMarconi +
South AfricanBarensche, Joseph Frederick, Merchant Navy44GreaserMarconi +
BritishBend, Shelston, Merchant Navy46Fireman and TrimmerMarconi +
BritishBriria, , Merchant Navy44TrimmerMarconi +
BritishCapon, Robert, Merchant Navy52Chief Refrigerator EngineerMarconi +
BritishCeesay, Kimo, Merchant Navy25TrimmerMarconi +
BritishDavies, James William, Merchant Navy47CookMarconi +
BritishGarrison, Albert, Merchant Navy17SailorMarconi +
BritishGreen, William, Merchant Navy47Engineer OfficerMarconi
BritishHailstone, Frank Emmanuel, Merchant Navy42MasterMarconi +
BritishHarrison, William Alfred, Merchant Navy62Chief Engineer OfficerMarconi +
BritishHorn, Robert Tweedie, Merchant Navy19Assistant StewardMarconi +
BritishIsmail Mahomet, , Merchant Navy22Fireman and TrimmerMarconi +
BritishJames, George, Merchant Navy30TrimmerMarconi +
BritishJones, Norman, Merchant Navy23Crew memberMarconi, Empire Sun
BritishLeech, John Thomas, Merchant Navy23Able SeamanMarconi +
BritishMurphy, William, Merchant Navy47Refrigerator GreaserMarconi +
BritishMurray, Laurence, Merchant Navy26Boatswain (Bosun)Marconi +
BritishPalmer, John, Merchant Navy51Fireman and TrimmerMarconi +
BritishPhilips, F.T., Merchant Navy41Second Cook and BakerMarconi +
BritishPratt, Joseph D., Merchant Navy28TrimmerMarconi +
BritishWilton, Arthur, Merchant Navy35DonkeymanMarconi +
BritishWright, Thomas William, Merchant Navy59Refrigerator GreaserMarconi +

24 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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