Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

Baron Kelvin

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 Baron Kelvin.

Aboard Baron Kelvin when hit on 19 Oct 1941

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NameAgeRankServed on
Bowmer, Leonard, Merchant Navy28Fireman and TrimmerBaron Kelvin +
Bulloch, John, Merchant Navy41DonkeymanBaron Kelvin +
Burnell, William, Merchant Navy36Fireman and TrimmerBaron Kelvin +
Campbell, Reginald, Merchant Navy25Second OfficerBaron Kelvin +
Campbell, Richard William Colin, Merchant Navy45First Radio OfficerBaron Kelvin +
Cook, Vincent George, Merchant Navy14Cabin BoyBaron Kelvin +
Davenport, John, RN31Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Baron Kelvin +
Davies, Cyril Eddress, Merchant Navy22SailorBaron Kelvin +
Davies, Cyrus Cecil Maynard, RN29Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Baron Kelvin +
Ewing, William Lindsay, Merchant NavyMasterBaron Kelvin, Baron Newlands
Fotheringham, Daniel, British Army25Gunner (DEMS gunner)Baron Kelvin +
Greedy, William Henry James, Merchant Navy18SailorBaron Kelvin +
Gunn, John Alexander, British Army27Gunner (DEMS gunner)Baron Kelvin +
Harvey, Hedley George, Merchant Navy37StewardBaron Kelvin +
Hazeldine, Thomas Robert, RNR25Leading Seaman (DEMS gunner)Baron Kelvin +
Horrell, William Evan, Merchant Navy53CookBaron Kelvin +
Jones, Simeon Edward, British Army27Gunner (DEMS gunner)Baron Kelvin +
Jonssen, Ludvig, Merchant Navy60Able SeamanBaron Kelvin +
Maclaren, Thomas, Merchant Navy18ApprenticeBaron Kelvin +
McGregor, Alastair David, British Army28Lance Bombardier (DEMS gunner)Baron Kelvin +
Metsaots, Johan, Merchant Navy47Able SeamanBaron Kelvin +
Morgan, Terence Henry, Merchant Navy16Galley BoyBaron Kelvin +
Parkyn, Ronald Stanley Cyril, Merchant Navy25Fourth Engineer OfficerBaron Kelvin +
Paton, William, Merchant Navy33Second Engineer OfficerBaron Kelvin +
Ring, Peter Samuel, Merchant Navy27Fireman and TrimmerBaron Kelvin +
Vincent, Richard John, Merchant Navy33Ordinary SeamanBaron Kelvin +
Whelan, William, Merchant Navy45Fireman and TrimmerBaron Kelvin +

27 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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