Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British motor merchant

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 motor merchant Peisander.

Aboard Peisander when hit on 17 May 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Acton, Harold, Merchant Navy18Ordinary SeamanPeisander
Barthwick, John, Merchant Navy17ApprenticePeisander
Bower, James Clement, Merchant Navy18Third Radio OfficerPeisander
Boylan, Thomas Edward, Merchant Navy25Second Radio OfficerPeisander
Brown, Frank Antony, Merchant Navy37Chief OfficerPeisander
Brown, Ralph, 39DEMS gunnerPeisander
Browning, Ian, Merchant Navy21Fourth OfficerPeisander
Burden, William C., 30DEMS gunnerPeisander
Chapman, John, Merchant Navy30Third OfficerPeisander
Cheung Song, , Merchant Navy32StewardPeisander
Cheung Yong, , Merchant Navy25StewardPeisander
Chin Pang, , Merchant Navy40CookPeisander
Chong Kai, , Merchant Navy48Fireman No. 1Peisander
Chong Yet, , Merchant Navy40Fireman No. 2Peisander
Chow How, , Merchant Navy42Galley BoyPeisander
Connolly, James, Merchant Navy49Boatswain (Bosun)Peisander
Cooper, Alfred, Merchant Navy27Able SeamanPeisander
Duckett, Benjamin A., Merchant Navy35Supplementary Second Engineer OfficerPeisander
Evans, David, Merchant Navy18Deck BoyPeisander
Evans, John, Merchant Navy21Able SeamanPeisander
Ferry, Henry Victor, Merchant Navy30Third Engineer OfficerPeisander
Galer, William A., Merchant Navy20Able SeamanPeisander
Garroch, William, Merchant Navy48Chief Engineer OfficerPeisander
Gellatly, James, Merchant Navy23Fifth Engineer OfficerPeisander
Gunson, William, Merchant Navy18Deck BoyPeisander
Haywood, Ronald, Merchant Navy22Assistant EngineerPeisander
Hynes, Patrick, Merchant Navy17Deck BoyPeisander
Jones, Morris, Merchant Navy59Able SeamanPeisander
Lau Shing, , Merchant Navy37StorekeeperPeisander
Leung Chung, , Merchant Navy37Second CookPeisander
Leung Pui, , Merchant Navy35FitterPeisander
Li Hock, , Merchant Navy40GreaserPeisander
Li Hong, , Merchant Navy51FitterPeisander
Lok Tung, , Merchant Navy51Chief CookPeisander
Lom Fat, , Merchant Navy32StewardPeisander
Low Tim, , Merchant Navy38Fireman No. 4Peisander
Mallon, John, Merchant Navy19Ordinary SeamanPeisander
Man Chin, , Merchant Navy46SailorPeisander
Man Chong, , Merchant Navy32SailorPeisander
Man Ong, , Merchant Navy26SailorPeisander
Margerson, Stephen, Merchant Navy21First Radio OfficerPeisander
Mayne, Charles, Merchant Navy53CarpenterPeisander
Meredith, James, Merchant Navy24Able SeamanPeisander
Murdock, John, RN26Able SeamanPeisander
Partington, Horace, Merchant Navy24Fourth Engineer OfficerPeisander
Sanders, John, Merchant Navy42Lamp TrimmerPeisander
Scott, Arthur, Merchant Navy24Junior Engineer OfficerPeisander
Shaw, Angus, Merchant Navy57MasterPeisander
Shuk Sou, , Merchant Navy36StewardPeisander
Sin Tam, , Merchant Navy40GreaserPeisander
Smith, Arthur, Merchant Navy24Able SeamanPeisander
Swanick, Stephen, Merchant Navy24Able SeamanPeisander
Taylor, Charles, Merchant Navy33Able SeamanPeisander
Taylor, Tom E., Merchant Navy17ApprenticePeisander
Thomas, William, Merchant Navy34Second OfficerPeisander
Waterhouse, Donald, Merchant Navy28First ElectricianPeisander
Webster, William, Merchant Navy38Able SeamanPeisander
Wilson, John William, Merchant Navy40Second Engineer OfficerPeisander
Worsp, Richard William, Merchant Navy42Chief StewardPeisander
Woyle, Leonard, Merchant Navy37StewardPeisander
Yong Kwok, , Merchant Navy40SailorPeisander

61 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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