Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

Empire Ability

British steam merchant



Empire Ability under her former name Uhenfels. Photo courtesy of G√ľnter Hamann

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

Aboard Empire Ability when hit on 27 Jun 1941

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NameAgeRankServed on
BritishBurns, James Russell, Merchant Navy28Third Radio OfficerEmpire Ability +
BritishFlowerdew, Herbert, Merchant NavyMasterEmpire Ability
BritishTrotman, Albert, Merchant Navy36Chief StewardEmpire Ability +

3 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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