Crew list of Ships hit by U-boats


Merchant Navy. British

Roster information listed for Cameron

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
RotoruaSteam passenger shipAble Seaman11 Dec 1940U-96 (1)

Personal information

Able seaman Cameron was on lookout duty in the crows-nest when Rotorua was torpedoed. He actually spotted the torpedo track about 100 yards from the ship and tried to telephone the bridge, but it hit before he got through.


  1. The National Archives (ADM 199/142)

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Crew list for Ships hit by U-boats