Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

HMS Birmingham (19)

British light cruiser



HMS Birmingham (19) in 1943

This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the British light cruiser HMS Birmingham (19).

Aboard HMS Birmingham (19) when hit on 28 Nov 1943

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NameAgeRankServed on
Abram, Robert Hugh, RN19Ordinary Coder HMS Birmingham (19) +
Badham, Arthur George, RNAble Seaman HMS Birmingham (19) +
Barker, John Colin, RN16Ordinary Seaman HMS Birmingham (19) +
Bird, Kenneth, RN18Ordinary Telegraphist HMS Birmingham (19) +
Bloomfield, Clarence Herbert, RN37Signalman HMS Birmingham (19) +
Brooks, Harry, RNCrew member HMS Birmingham (19)
Crystall, Leonard Sydney, RN18Ordinary Signalman HMS Birmingham (19) +
Farrar, Clifford, RN19Ordinary Telegraphist HMS Birmingham (19) +
Fewings, Raymond Ernest, RN18Ordinary Telegraphist HMS Birmingham (19) +
Flynn, Thomas, RN19Ordinary Seaman HMS Birmingham (19) +
Gilbert, Eric William, RN18Ordinary Seaman HMS Birmingham (19) +
Gleeson, James, RN26Able Seaman HMS Birmingham (19) +
Greenhalgh, John, RN22Ordinary Signalman HMS Birmingham (19) +
Hawken, Geoffrey, RN18Ordinary Signalman HMS Birmingham (19) +
Hillier, Alfred Arthur Frank, RN20Able Seaman HMS Birmingham (19) +
Hoptroff, Frank Charles George, RN18Ordinary Telegraphist HMS Birmingham (19) +
Hughes, Thomas Rees, RN27Able Seaman HMS Birmingham (19) +
James, Leslie John, RN18Ordinary Telegraphist HMS Birmingham (19) +
Lewis, Richard Albert John, RN18Ordinary Seaman HMS Birmingham (19) +
Lillie, John Stuart, RN21Able Seaman HMS Birmingham (19) +
Moore, Frederick, RN28Able Seaman HMS Birmingham (19) +
Osborne, Harry, RN20Ordinary Telegraphist HMS Birmingham (19) +
Palmer, Horace Osborne, RN35Cook (S) HMS Birmingham (19) +
Poplar, William Henry, RN27Able Seaman HMS Birmingham (19) +
Pywell, Francis Edmund James, RN35Coder HMS Birmingham (19) +
Schumacher, Douglas Raymond, RN21Leading Cook (S) HMS Birmingham (19) +
Southwell, Alexander Charles, RN22Coder HMS Birmingham (19) +
Strugnell, Harry, RN19Able Seaman HMS Birmingham (19) +
Williams, Herbert Wyndham, RNCaptain HMS Birmingham (19)

29 persons found.

Served on indicates the ships we have listed for the person, some were stationed on multiple ships hit by U-boats.

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