Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Panamanian steam merchant

Ramapo under her former name Baron Wemyss. Photo courtesy of

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

Aboard Ramapo when hit on 16 Feb 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
GreekArtavanis, Marios, Merchant Marine29OilerRamapo +
BritishBailey, Mills Sandilands, Merchant Marine44Third Assistant EngineerRamapo +
BritishBirch, John, Merchant Marine50TrimmerRamapo +
CanadianBoyd, Fred, Merchant Marine35MessmanRamapo +
CanadianBoyer, Clarence, Merchant Marine41Fireman/WiperRamapo +
CanadianBrackenbury, Walter, Merchant Marine22Fireman/WiperRamapo +
CanadianCourville, Roland, Merchant Marine18TrimmerRamapo +
ChileanDelano, Miguel, Merchant Marine31Second MateRamapo +
BritishFinch, Thomas, Merchant Marine20MessmanRamapo +
DutchGlimmerveen, Albertus, Merchant Marine38Chief CookRamapo +
CanadianGreen, William, Merchant Marine29OilerRamapo +
NorwegianGustavsen, Karl Gustav, Merchant Marine50Chief StewardRamapo +
SwedishHaggberg, Eric, Merchant Marine22Able SeamanRamapo +
NorwegianHansen, Bernhard, Merchant Marine23Fireman/WiperRamapo +
BritishHarris, William John, RN24Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Ramapo +
NorwegianHelmers, Thorleif Gärtner, Merchant Marine43Chief MateCrux, Davanger, Ramapo +
BritishHendry, Frederick William, Merchant Marine52First Assistant EngineerRamapo +
ArgentinianHernandes, P., Merchant Marine26Fireman/WiperRamapo +
CanadianHughes, James Emmet, Merchant Marine31TrimmerRamapo +
NorwegianKjennerud, Jul, Merchant Marine24Able SeamanRamapo +
CanadianKnickle, Fred, Merchant Marine39Able SeamanRamapo +
NorwegianKristensen, Toralf, Merchant Marine21Able SeamanRamapo +
CanadianLalonde, Germain, Merchant Marine20Able SeamanRamapo +
FrenchLawrence, Felix, Merchant Marine30MessmanRamapo +
BritishLeary, Vincent, Merchant Marine35Second Assistant EngineerRamapo +
NorwegianLie, Hans Kristian Jensen, Merchant Marine20Able SeamanRamapo +
CanadianLord, Ian McLean, Merchant Marine18Radio OperatorRamapo +
NorwegianLorentzen, Johan Magnus Ørn, Merchant Marine35MasterRamapo +
CanadianManoff, Paul, Merchant Marine23Ordinary SeamanRamapo +
AmericanMcAdoo, John Cornelius, Merchant Marine37MessmanRamapo +
CanadianMcDonald, Charlie, Merchant Marine25Fireman/WiperRamapo +
BritishNicholson, William, Merchant Marine36Boatswain (Bosun)Ramapo +
NorwegianOlsen, Andreas, Merchant Marine50Chief EngineerRamapo +
IrishReynolds, William, Merchant Marine28Fireman/WiperRamapo +
BritishSinclair, Leslie, Merchant Marine20Ordinary SeamanRamapo +
NorwegianVesterhus, Nils Andreas, Merchant Marine38Third MateRamapo +
AmericanVitalis, Vasilios, Merchant Marine29CookRamapo +
CanadianWaddell, Wesley, Merchant Marine23OilerRamapo +
CanadianWilson, Edgar John, Merchant Marine23Ordinary SeamanRamapo +
BritishWinder, Harry, RN22Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Ramapo +

40 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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