Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

San Gerardo

British steam tanker

Photo Courtesy of Library of Contemporary History, Stuttgart

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

Aboard San Gerardo when hit on 31 Mar 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
BritishAitken, Oliver, Merchant Navy34FiremanSan Gerardo +
BritishAldren, Jack, RNDEMS gunnerSan Gerardo
BritishAnderson, Thomas Stewart, Merchant Navy48PumpmanSan Gerardo +
ChileanBernal, Juan Babtista, Merchant Navy56Able SeamanSan Gerardo +
BritishBertram, Joseph Bage, Merchant Navy38Chief StewardSan Gerardo +
BritishBirks, John, Merchant Navy21FiremanSan Gerardo +
BritishBlair, Joseph, Merchant Navy29PumpmanSan Gerardo +
BritishBrown, Albert Keith Winslow, Merchant Navy17CadetSan Gerardo +
BritishBuck, David, Merchant Navy17CadetSan Gerardo +
BritishBurke, Robert Edward, Merchant Navy18SailorSan Gerardo +
BritishCampbell, Archibald, Merchant Navy21GreaserSan Gerardo +
BritishCole, Harold, RN21Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)San Gerardo +
BritishConcannon, Frank, Merchant Navy55GreaserSan Gerardo +
BritishCormack, George, Merchant Navy19Junior Engineer OfficerSan Gerardo +
BritishDunn, Joseph, Merchant Navy24FiremanSan Gerardo +
BritishFoley, Stanley, Merchant Navy44MasterSan Gerardo +
BritishFulton, Thomas, Merchant Navy23FiremanSan Gerardo +
BritishGilhuly, Lawrence John, Merchant Navy35Engine Room StorekeeperSan Gerardo +
BritishGivens, Wallace, Merchant Navy27Third Engineer OfficerSan Gerardo +
BritishGreenacre, William, Merchant Navy47Passenger (DBS)San Gerardo +
BritishHopkins, William, Merchant NavyFiremanSan Gerardo
BritishHurley, William Patrick, Merchant Navy19SailorSan Gerardo +
BritishJohnson, Eric Clifford, Merchant Navy32First Radio OfficerSan Gerardo +
CanadianKavanagh, James Augustus, Merchant Navy23Third Radio OfficerSan Gerardo +
BritishKeating, Francis Joseph, Merchant Navy15Ordinary SeamanSan Gerardo +
BritishKirkley, Richard Embleton, Merchant Navy38Chief OfficerSan Gerardo +
BritishLong, James, Merchant Navy22GreaserSan Gerardo +
BritishLupton, John Francis Cyril, Merchant Navy19Second Radio OfficerSan Gerardo +
BritishMacDonald, Robert, Merchant Navy30Able SeamanSan Gerardo +
BritishMahar, William George, Merchant Navy23Able SeamanSan Gerardo +
BritishMcCavish, John, Merchant Navy24FiremanSan Gerardo +
BritishMcCormick, Francis Dillon, Merchant Navy32Able SeamanSan Gerardo +
BritishMcCrohon, Charles Thomas, Merchant Navy16Cabin BoySan Gerardo +
BritishMcLeod, Donald John, Merchant Navy21Junior Engineer OfficerSan Gerardo +
BritishMcNinch, William, RNDEMS gunnerSan Gerardo
BritishNicholls, Peter, Merchant Navy23Ordinary SeamanSan Gerardo +
BritishNorthcote, Harry, Merchant Navy33CarpenterSan Gerardo +
BritishO'Neill, Henry, Merchant Navy18Mess Room BoySan Gerardo +
BritishOlin, Carl, Merchant NavyBoatswain (Bosun)San Gerardo
BritishPalmer, James, Merchant Navy20PantrymanSan Gerardo +
BritishPaul, William John, Merchant NavyAble SeamanSan Gerardo
BritishPorteous, Thomas Aitken, Merchant Navy49Chief Engineer OfficerSan Gerardo +
BritishRenton, Leslie, Merchant Navy35Fourth Engineer OfficerSan Gerardo +
BritishSmith, Alfred Henry, Merchant Navy26Mess Room StewardSan Gerardo +
BritishTaylor, Alan George, Merchant Navy28Second Engineer OfficerSan Gerardo +
BritishTaylor, Joseph, Merchant Navy21Second StewardSan Gerardo +
BritishThompson, James, Merchant Navy30Second CookSan Gerardo +
BritishTimmins, John, British ArmyDEMS gunner (Corporal)San Gerardo
BritishTunner, Thomas Henry, Merchant Navy20Able SeamanSan Gerardo +
BritishWaitt, Jimmie Thomas, Merchant Navy21Third OfficerSan Gerardo +
BritishWhite, James, Merchant Navy19Able SeamanSan Gerardo +
BritishWilliams, William John, Merchant Navy24FiremanSan Gerardo +
BritishWillis, Donald Frank, Merchant Navy34Chief CookSan Gerardo +
BritishWinhall, Alfred Royal, British Army21Gunner (DEMS gunner)San Gerardo +
BritishWright, Sydney Thomas, Merchant Navy19Assistant StewardSan Gerardo +
BritishYates, Robert, Merchant Navy18Junior Engineer OfficerSan Gerardo +
BritishYoung, David Arthur Buchan, Merchant Navy27Second OfficerSan Gerardo +

57 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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