Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British motor tanker

Photo courtesy of Richard Cox

This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the British motor tanker Wellfield.

Aboard Wellfield when hit on 5 Jun 1941

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Baker, George Charles, Merchant Navy27Deck HandWellfield
Cameron, Malcolm, Merchant Navy43Chief OfficerWellfield +
Carnes, Charles, Merchant Navy38Chief Engineer OfficerWellfield
Cowell, John, Merchant Navy28Assistant EngineerWellfield +
Fox, Henry, Merchant Navy58DonkeymanWellfield
Hadley, Edward, Merchant Navy37GreaserWellfield
Hall, Isaac, Merchant Navy45PumpmanWellfield +
Johnston, Alexander, Merchant Navy39First Radio OfficerWellfield
Kane, James, Merchant Navy32Chief StewardWellfield
Keel, Ronald, Merchant Navy20Junior Engineer OfficerWellfield
Kershaw, Charles, Merchant Navy20SailorWellfield
Liddle, James, Merchant Navy52CarpenterWellfield
Lincoln, Frederick, Merchant Navy24Able SeamanWellfield
Lindh, Einar, Merchant Navy25Second OfficerWellfield +
Loader, George, Merchant Navy22FiremanWellfield
McCall, Michael, Merchant Navy26Third OfficerWellfield
McKenzie, Murdock, Merchant Navy26Able SeamanWellfield
Moodie, Thomas, Merchant Navy20Junior Engineer OfficerWellfield +
Redford, Authur, Merchant Navy23Able SeamanWellfield
Shaw, John, Merchant Navy27Deck HandWellfield
Silcock, Samuel, Merchant Navy16Mess Room StewardWellfield
Singleton, Thomas, Merchant Navy26Third Engineer OfficerWellfield
Smith, James Edward, Merchant Navy51MasterWellfield +
Thompson, William, Merchant Navy18Ordinary SeamanWellfield
Timlin, Edward, Merchant Navy30Fourth Engineer OfficerWellfield +
Whalley, Ralph, Merchant Navy38FiremanWellfield
Wood, Harry, Merchant Navy19FiremanWellfield +

27 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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