Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam merchant

Photo courtesy of State Library of New South Wales

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

Aboard Navasota when hit on 5 Dec 1939

You can click on any of the names for possible additional information

NameAgeRankServed on
Barette, Walter, Merchant Navy36CarpenterNavasota +
Baylis, Hugh Umphelby, Merchant Navy33Fourth OfficerNavasota +
Berglund, Magnus Albert, Merchant Navy45StorekeeperNavasota +
Boswell, Raymond Harold, Merchant Navy22Fifth Engineer OfficerNavasota +
Brack, John, Merchant Navy23Fireman and TrimmerNavasota +
Byrne, Thomas Joseph, Merchant Navy36SailorNavasota +
Cocks, Percival Rowland Henry, Merchant Navy42Chief OfficerNavasota +
Dalgliesh, Benjamin Park, Merchant Navy39Radio OfficerNavasota +
Day, Michael, Merchant Navy52GreaserNavasota +
Dixon, James Reynold, Merchant Navy23SailorNavasota +
Finnen, Bernard, Merchant Navy42GreaserNavasota +
Goble, Charles Joseph, Merchant Navy58MasterNavasota +
Griffith, John Lewis, Merchant Navy49Refrigerator Engineer OfficerNavasota +
Halligan, John Thomas, Merchant Navy43Fireman and TrimmerNavasota +
Howgate, James, Merchant Navy30BakerNavasota +
Jones, William, Merchant Navy53Fireman and TrimmerNavasota +
Judge, John, Merchant Navy62Able SeamanNavasota +
Kennedy, Donald Archibald, Merchant Navy27SailorNavasota +
Kilty, Martin, Merchant Navy57Fireman and TrimmerNavasota +
Kirwan, James, Merchant Navy19SailorNavasota +
Martin, Robert, Merchant Navy45Fireman and TrimmerNavasota +
McConnell, Thomas, Merchant Navy34Fireman and TrimmerNavasota +
Metcalfe, Joseph, Merchant Navy21Fireman and TrimmerNavasota +
Molloy, James Joseph, Merchant Navy29Fireman and TrimmerNavasota +
Molloy, Nicholas, Merchant Navy56Boatswain (Bosun)Navasota +
O'Brien, George, Merchant Navy39FiremanNavasota +
O'Brien, Joseph, Merchant Navy42Fireman and TrimmerNavasota +
Osborn, Robert Leonard, Merchant Navy26Third OfficerNavasota +
Pace, George, Merchant Navy25Refrigerator Engineer Officer (Junr.)Navasota +
Potter, Reginald Frank, Merchant Navy54Chief Engineer OfficerNavasota +
Roberts, George, Merchant Navy39Fireman and TrimmerNavasota +
Ross, Robert, Merchant Navy63Able SeamanNavasota +
Thomas, Jenkin Griffith, Merchant Navy45Second OfficerNavasota +
Vanson, Peter Johannes, Merchant Navy50Able SeamanNavasota +
Wilkinson, Horace Reginald, Merchant Navy42Assistant StewardNavasota +
Williams, Robert J., Merchant Navy39GreaserNavasota +
Williams, Thomas, Merchant Navy33Able SeamanNavasota +

37 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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