Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam merchant

Photo courtesy of H. Perdersen

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

Aboard Vulcain when hit on 24 May 1941

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Abdullah Kaid, , Merchant Navy49Fireman and TrimmerVulcain +
Hafa Abdul, , Merchant Navy44DonkeymanVulcain +
Hamid Rhan, , Merchant Navy63Fireman and TrimmerVulcain +
Kaid Nasre, , Merchant Navy49Fireman and TrimmerVulcain +
Le Duc, Herbert Spencer, British Army27Gunner (DEMS gunner)Vulcain
Lewis, Jack Reginald, Merchant NavyMasterVulcain, Silverbelle
Mann, S., British ArmyGunner (DEMS gunner)Vulcain
Samuel, William Bevan, Merchant Navy70Chief Engineer OfficerVulcain +
Vada Said, , Merchant Navy51GreaserVulcain +
Whitters, Charles, Merchant Navy28Able SeamanVulcain
Wingren, Frederick William, Merchant Navy37CarpenterVulcain +

11 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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