Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam merchant

Photo courtesy of Stuart Smith

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

Aboard Lissa when hit on 21 Sep 1941

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NameAgeRankServed on
BritishBarnett, Clifford Thomas, Merchant Navy20Ordinary SeamanLissa +
BritishBassett, Albert, Merchant Navy17Mess Room BoyLissa +
BritishBattin, John Kerswell, Merchant Navy33Able SeamanLissa +
BritishBeer, Leonard Thomas, Merchant Navy33Chief StewardLissa +
BritishBrodie, Ian James, Merchant Navy25DonkeymanLissa +
CanadianCrowell, William, Merchant Navy52Able SeamanLissa +
BritishDavies, Daniel Lewis, Merchant Navy35Chief OfficerLissa +
BritishEden, Leslie Norman, RN20Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Lissa +
PortugueseFerreria, Rudolfo, Merchant Navy27SupernumeraryLissa +
BritishFisher, Harold, Merchant Navy40CookLissa +
BritishHughson, David, Merchant Navy67Second Engineer OfficerLissa +
BritishHutchison, Robert, Merchant Navy28Fireman and TrimmerLissa +
BritishKelly, Edward, Merchant Navy38Able Seaman and Lamp TrimmerLissa +
BritishMacQuarrie, Donald, Merchant Navy36MasterLissa +
BritishMontgomery, John McCathie, Merchant Navy40Chief Engineer OfficerLissa +
BritishMudie, James Edward, Merchant Navy40Fireman and TrimmerLissa +
IrishO'Leary, Thomas, Merchant Navy23Able SeamanLissa +
BritishPatino, John, Merchant Navy41Able SeamanLissa +
BritishPlester, Kenneth John, Merchant Navy18Ordinary SeamanLissa +
BritishSefton, John Arthur, RN24Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Lissa +
BritishSmith, Edward Arthur, Merchant Navy27Second OfficerLissa +
BritishTolley, James Ronald, Merchant Navy19Fireman and TrimmerLissa +
BritishTovey, Ernest Richard, RN30Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Lissa +
BritishWelsh, Patrick, Merchant Navy48Fireman and TrimmerLissa +
BritishWilson, James, Merchant Navy20Third Engineer OfficerLissa +
BritishWilson, Norman, RN21Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Lissa +

26 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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