Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British motor merchant

Crista off the Comoros Islands. Photo courtesy of Robert Gallacher

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

Aboard Crista when hit on 17 Mar 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
EgyptianAwad Mohamed Osman, , Merchant NavySecond CookCrista +
BritishBlackstone, William, Merchant NavyMasterCrista
BritishCliff, Reginald William Arthur, Merchant NavySecond OfficerCrista
BritishDunn, J., Merchant NavyThird OfficerCrista
EgyptianEl Masri Mohamed Ibrahim, , Merchant NavySailorCrista +
EgyptianHallab Omar Ali, , Merchant NavySailorCrista +
EgyptianHemida Abdel Malak, , Merchant NavySailorCrista +
EgyptianNasr Mohamed Salah, , Merchant NavySailorCrista +
BritishNewbery, George Walter, Merchant Navy23Third Engineer OfficerCrista +
BritishTodd, Duncan McGregor, Merchant Navy21Fourth Engineer OfficerCrista +

10 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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