Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

Empire Amethyst

British steam tanker


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

Aboard Empire Amethyst when hit on 13 Apr 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
Barber, Richard John, Merchant Navy30Second Engineer OfficerEmpire Amethyst +
Beynon, James Frederick, Merchant Navy39Chief StewardEmpire Amethyst +
Burke, Francis James, Merchant Navy27Fifth Engineer OfficerEmpire Amethyst +
Chambers, James Pennycock, Merchant Navy64Chief Engineer OfficerEmpire Amethyst +
Coleman, Vernon, Merchant Navy26Second StewardEmpire Amethyst +
Crosby, Kenneth William, Merchant Navy19CadetEmpire Amethyst +
Cutajar, Benjamin, Merchant Navy46DonkeymanEmpire Amethyst +
Dahl, Peter Michael, Merchant Navy46Able SeamanEmpire Amethyst +
Davies, Simon, Merchant Navy24SailorEmpire Amethyst +
Dubois, Ernest Kenneth, Merchant Navy18Second Radio OfficerEmpire Amethyst +
Dutton, Edward White, Merchant Navy39Third Engineer OfficerEmpire Amethyst +
Ellcock, Harold, British Army24Gunner (DEMS gunner)Empire Amethyst +
Evans, Frank Llewellyn, RCNVR24Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Empire Amethyst +
Evans, Leslie Charles, Merchant Navy26Ordinary SeamanEmpire Amethyst +
Evans, William Evan, Merchant Navy37Boatswain (Bosun)Empire Amethyst +
Fletcher, Colin Samuel, Merchant Navy23Second OfficerEmpire Amethyst +
Fox, James, Merchant Navy31Able SeamanEmpire Amethyst +
Hall, Samuel, Merchant Navy31Able SeamanEmpire Amethyst +
Haywood, Frederick John, Merchant Navy31FiremanEmpire Amethyst +
Hughes, Ivor, Merchant Navy17Cabin BoyEmpire Amethyst +
James, John Frederick, Merchant Navy21Fourth Engineer OfficerEmpire Amethyst +
Jenkins, Daniel John, Merchant Navy25Able SeamanEmpire Amethyst +
Jones, Benjamin Thomas, Merchant Navy23CookEmpire Amethyst +
Kieft, William Samuel, Merchant Navy34FiremanEmpire Amethyst +
Kingdom, Trevor, Merchant Navy45GreaserEmpire Amethyst +
Leonard, Kieram, Merchant Navy49CarpenterEmpire Amethyst +
Letman, Norman Kenneth, Merchant Navy21Third OfficerEmpire Amethyst +
Lewis, George, Merchant Navy40Able SeamanEmpire Amethyst +
Lilley, Roland James, Merchant Navy30First Radio OfficerEmpire Amethyst +
Llewellyn, Myron, Merchant Navy18Cabin BoyEmpire Amethyst +
Lloyd, Elwyn, Merchant Navy19Ordinary SeamanEmpire Amethyst +
Lloyd, Leo, Merchant Navy37GreaserEmpire Amethyst +
Marston, Jack William, RN20Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Empire Amethyst +
Mayne, Albert Rees, Merchant Navy33FiremanEmpire Amethyst +
McFarlane, William McColl, Merchant Navy47Able SeamanEmpire Amethyst +
Morgan, Daniel George, Merchant Navy22Second CookEmpire Amethyst +
Morris, Ivor James, Merchant Navy25Able SeamanEmpire Amethyst +
Nicholson, Christopher, Merchant Navy62PumpmanEmpire Amethyst +
Potter, Geoffrey Durbridge, Merchant Navy43MasterEmpire Amethyst +
Ridgway, Frank William, RN20Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Empire Amethyst +
Rowan, John Malcolm, Merchant Navy20Third Radio OfficerEmpire Amethyst +
Stevens, James John, RN20Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Empire Amethyst +
Towell, Philip, Merchant Navy27FiremanEmpire Amethyst +
Tully, Alan, Merchant Navy26Chief OfficerEmpire Amethyst +
Williams, Herbert George, Merchant Navy17SailorEmpire Amethyst +
Wright, John, British Army22Lance Bombardier (DEMS gunner)Empire Amethyst +
Yeoumans, Clifford Thomas, Merchant Navy32GreaserEmpire Amethyst +

47 persons found.

Served on indicates the ships we have listed for the person, some were stationed on multiple ships hit by U-boats.

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