Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

Empire Oak

British steam tug


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

Aboard Empire Oak when hit on 22 Aug 1941

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NameAgeRankServed on
Azevedo, Deodato Soares de, Merchant Navy61ShipwreckedAlva, Empire Oak +
Booth, James Max, Merchant Navy17Mess Room BoyEmpire Oak +
Bowden, Cecil John, FAA24ShipwreckedAguila, Empire Oak +
Brennan, F., Merchant NavyShipwreckedAlva, Empire Oak
Browning, S.H., RNShipwreckedAlva, Empire Oak
Carlton, H., Merchant NavyShipwreckedAlva, Empire Oak
Christian, Frederick Edward, Merchant NavyMasterEmpire Oak
Concepcion, Nicholas, Merchant Navy36ShipwreckedAguila, Empire Oak +
Currie, J., Merchant NavyShipwreckedAlva, Empire Oak
Dixon, Charles, Merchant Navy30FiremanEmpire Oak +
Docherty, John, Merchant Navy51ShipwreckedAlva, Empire Oak +
Eastham, James, Merchant Navy19Third Engineer OfficerEmpire Oak +
Forrest, Francis, Merchant Navy40FiremanEmpire Oak +
Golden, Albert, Merchant Navy38FiremanEmpire Oak +
Howard, N., Merchant NavyShipwreckedAguila, Empire Oak
Howel, John, Merchant Navy42ShipwreckedAguila, Empire Oak +
Hunter, Leonard Arthur Mahomet, RN25Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Empire Oak +
Jeffers, W., Merchant NavyShipwreckedAlva, Empire Oak
Kavanagh, Michael Dennis, Merchant Navy21ShipwreckedAguila, Empire Oak +
Kennedy, Sidney, Merchant NavyCrew memberEmpire Oak
Lidguard, William Kenneth, Merchant Navy17Second Radio OfficerEmpire Oak +
Lynch, W., RNShipwreckedAlva, Empire Oak
MacKinnon, John, Merchant Navy24ShipwreckedAguila, Empire Oak +
McConnachie, Thomas Johnstone, Merchant Navy23ShipwreckedAlva, Empire Oak +
McMain, , Merchant NavyShipwreckedAlva, Empire Oak
Preston, Harold, RN19Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Empire Oak +
Robinson, Cyril George, Merchant Navy26First Radio OfficerEmpire Oak +
Sansom, Walter John, RM45Marine (DEMS gunner)Empire Oak +
Slade, Lewis George, RN19ShipwreckedAlva, Empire Oak +
Temple, Charles Henry, Merchant Navy35Second WatchkeeperEmpire Oak +
Thompson, John, Merchant Navy27Cook and StewardEmpire Oak +
Tompkins, Edwin, Merchant Navy16Galley BoyEmpire Oak +
Wallace, William Crawford, Merchant Navy45Chief Engineer OfficerEmpire Oak +
Wilson, George Edward, Merchant Navy17Ordinary SeamanEmpire Oak

34 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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