Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

HMS Whirlwind (D 30)

British destroyer


This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the British destroyer HMS Whirlwind (D 30).

Aboard HMS Whirlwind (D 30) when hit on 5 Jul 1940

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NameAgeRankServed on
Abel, Jack, RFRStoker 1st Class HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Ballard, George, RFRAble Seaman HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Barnes, Henry George, RNVR19Ordinary Seaman HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Barton, William Charles, RFR32Able Seaman HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Black, Thomas Brough, RN19Stoker 2nd Class HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Branch, Albert George, RN38Chief Engine Room Artificer HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Bridger, George Coleman, RFR35Able Seaman HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Brown, Joshua Barr Frederick William, RFRStoker 1st Class HMS Whirlwind (D 30)
Brown, Thomas, RNR36Leading Sick Berth Attendant HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Burdett, Alfred Norman Rankin, RFRAble Seaman HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Childs, Frederick Arthur, RN36Able Seaman HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Clendinning, David Alexander, RFR30Able Seaman HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Cole, William, RFRAble Seaman HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Coomber, Frank William John, RFR39Able Seaman HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Cowderoy, Leonard, RFRAble Seaman HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Cox, Arthur Henry, RFRAble Seaman HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Crawford, Victor Colder, RFRAble Seaman HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Dale, Thomas Edward, RFR40Able Seaman HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Davis, Arthur William, RFR35Able Seaman HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Dowling, Reginald Victor, RNVR28Ordinary Seaman HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Dunkley, Leslie Thomas, RFR33Signalman HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Floyd, William James, RFRAble Seaman HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Gahagan, James, RFR36Stoker 1st Class HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Garstin, William Paul Belmore, RN36Leading Stoker HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Gould, Arthur Ernest, RFR36Able Seaman HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Goulden, John Lewis, RFR34Able Seaman HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Haynes, George William Henry, RN47Petty Officer Stoker HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Hill, Frederick, RN18Ordinary Seaman HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Hills, Robert James, NAAFI26Canteen Manager HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Hutchins, Arthur Edward, RFRTelegraphist HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
London, Gilbert Ivan, RN25Stoker 1st Class HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Macmillan, Norman, RNR26Seaman HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Martin, Arthur Charles, RFRSignalman HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Martin, George Josiah, RFR39Able Seaman HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Miles, Percy Thomas Nemo, RFR34Able Seaman HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Morrison, Sidney Gardiner, RNStoker 1st Class HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Nicholson, George Frederick, RFR35Able Seaman HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Nix, Cyril, RN22Assistant Cook (S) HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Parker, Edward Francis, RFR37Able Seaman HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Payne, John Cecil, RFR37Able Seaman HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Pimm, William George, RFRAble Seaman HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Porter, Thomas, RFRAble Seaman HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Rabbitt, Herbert James, RN50Engine Room Artificer 1st Class HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Ralph, William George, RN41Chief Petty Officer HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Ripley, Harry George, RFRAble Seaman HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Roberts, Alfred James, RNStoker 1st Class HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Rodgers, John Malcolm, RNLieutenant Commander HMS Whirlwind (D 30)
Smith, Alfred Thomas Francis, RFR32Able Seaman HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Squires, Reginald Harry Gordon, RNAble Seaman HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Stacey, Ronald Walter, RFR32Able Seaman HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Streatfield, John, RFR35Able Seaman HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Tasker, Frank, RFR35Able Seaman HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Thorndycroft, Arthur, RNPetty Officer Cook HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Waite, Frederick James William, RFRAble Seaman HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Welch, Spencer Malcolm, RFRAble Seaman HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
White, George Christopher, RFR40Able Seaman HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Wright, William Horace, RN22Able Seaman HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +
Yeomans, Edward Thomas, RFRStoker 1st Class HMS Whirlwind (D 30) +

58 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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