Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

Port Hunter

British steam merchant



Photo courtesy of Allan C. Green Collection

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

Aboard Port Hunter when hit on 12 Jul 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
Aldridge, Arthur Francis, Merchant Navy33Fireman and TrimmerPort Hunter +
Barnes, Alfred Ernest Walter, Merchant Navy26Fireman and TrimmerPort Hunter +
Bartley, Charles Francis, Merchant Navy22Fireman and TrimmerPort Hunter +
Barton, Frederick Henry, Merchant Navy43First Radio OfficerPort Hunter +
Bichlie, Karl, Merchant Navy59GreaserPort Hunter +
Binge, George Robert, British Army31Gunner (DEMS gunner)Port Hunter +
Bolsover, Peter, Merchant Navy17ApprenticePort Hunter +
Bradley, Geoffrey, Merchant Navy17ApprenticePort Hunter +
Bradley, John Bentham, Merchant Navy51MasterPort Hunter +
Bradnee, Philip Rowland, Merchant Navy31Second OfficerPort Hunter +
Bray, Alfred George William, Merchant Navy40Second StewardPort Hunter +
Brice, Leslie James, Merchant Navy38Chief OfficerPort Hunter +
Brown, George Henry, RN21Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Port Hunter +
Burke, Thomas Dennis, Merchant Navy15Deck BoyPort Hunter +
Burston, Richard St. Euremond Evered, RN37Passenger (Paymaster Commander)Port Hunter +
Campbell, James, Merchant Navy18Second Radio OfficerPort Hunter +
Carney, Thomas, British Army37Lance Bombardier (DEMS gunner)Port Hunter +
Clayton, Albert Edward Charles, Merchant Navy33Able SeamanPort Hunter +
Connell, Glyn, Merchant Navy21Fourth OfficerPort Hunter +
Cook, Raymond William, Merchant Navy22Assistant StewardPort Hunter +
Copland, William, Merchant Navy56Able Seaman and Lamp TrimmerPort Hunter +
Corbitt, Harry, Merchant Navy21Seventh Engineer OfficerPort Hunter +
Cronan, George, Merchant Navy32QuartermasterPort Hunter +
Denning, Jack Vivian, Merchant Navy17ApprenticePort Hunter +
Duff, Florence Hilda, Civilian38PassengerPort Hunter +
Farlow, Arnold Eric, Merchant Navy21Assistant StewardPort Hunter
Farrell, Thomas, Merchant Navy23Second Cook and BakerPort Hunter +
Ferry, Michael, Merchant Navy23Fireman and TrimmerPort Hunter +
Game, George William, British Army34Gunner (DEMS gunner)Port Hunter +
Gammon, Robert William, Merchant Navy30Chief StewardPort Hunter +
George, Edward Henry, Merchant Navy23Fireman and TrimmerPort Hunter +
Goby, William Dennis, Merchant Navy16Deck BoyPort Hunter +
Grainger, Frederick Reavley, Merchant Navy52Chief Engineer OfficerPort Hunter +
Gregor, Thomas John, Merchant Navy26Second Refrigerator EngineerPort Hunter +
Holding, William John, Merchant Navy35QuartermasterPort Hunter +
Hughes, Geoffrey Edward, Merchant Navy24Fourth Engineer OfficerPort Hunter +
Hunter, Reginald Robson, Merchant Navy26Third Engineer OfficerPort Hunter +
Jeffery, Neville George, Merchant Navy37Donkeyman and GreaserPort Hunter +
Jones, Cyril Griffiths, Merchant Navy21Refrigerator GreaserPort Hunter +
Jones, Philip Henry, Merchant Navy25SailorPort Hunter +
Kenton, Richard John, British Army32Bombardier (DEMS gunner)Port Hunter +
Laing, Christina, Civilian61PassengerPort Hunter +
Langslow, David Alexander, Civilian28PassengerPort Hunter +
Lawn, Arthur William Lamason, New Zealand Army38Passenger (Captain)Port Hunter +
Lee, Robert Charles, Merchant Navy26Junior Third Engineer OfficerPort Hunter +
Linden, Douglas, Merchant Navy22Able SeamanPort Hunter +
Lindsay, George Henry, Merchant Navy24Sixth Engineer OfficerPort Hunter +
Lodwick, David John Leonard, Merchant Navy24SailorPort Hunter +
Long, Norman Victor, Merchant Navy20Ordinary SeamanPort Hunter +
Long, William Alfred, Merchant Navy33Fireman and TrimmerPort Hunter +
Lowe, Arthur, British Army22Gunner (DEMS gunner)Port Hunter +
Lowe, Frederick William Herbert, Merchant Navy53Fireman and TrimmerPort Hunter +
McCaffrey, Arthur, Merchant Navy30Chief CookPort Hunter +
McDonald, Roderick Neil Robert, Merchant Navy17Deck BoyPort Hunter +
McGuinness, John, Merchant Navy31Fireman and TrimmerPort Hunter +
McLean, Hugh, Merchant Navy52Able SeamanPort Hunter +
Merritt, Frederick John, Merchant Navy50DonkeymanPort Hunter +
Millar, Renwick Donald Findlay, Merchant Navy19Third Radio OfficerPort Hunter +
Nethercote, Walter, Merchant Navy23Fireman and TrimmerPort Hunter +
Pascoe, David Anthony, Merchant Navy24Third OfficerPort Hunter +
Paterson, Gordon James, Merchant Navy17Ordinary SeamanPort Hunter +
Peacham, Alfred, British Army29Gunner (DEMS gunner)Port Hunter +
Persson, Edwin Henry, Merchant Navy25Assistant CookPort Hunter +
Pickering, Kenneth William, Merchant Navy16Galley BoyPort Hunter +
Pike, Donald, Merchant Navy26Messroom StewardPort Hunter +
Porter, Reginald Freeman, British Army28Gunner (DEMS gunner)Port Hunter +
Reeve, David James, Merchant Navy17Engineers’ BoyPort Hunter +
Ribbands, Henry Huia Craven, Merchant Navy29Fireman and TrimmerPort Hunter +
Ridge, Harold Thomas, British Army27Gunner (DEMS gunner)Port Hunter +
Rock, Frederick Lawrence, Merchant Navy21SailorPort Hunter +
Rose, Edward Walter, RN36Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Port Hunter +
Rose, William George, British Army31Gunner (DEMS gunner)Port Hunter +
Schofield, Frank, Merchant Navy18Saloon BoyPort Hunter +
Scott, Frederick Joseph, Merchant Navy20SailorPort Hunter +
Slater, Leslie Howard, RN33Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Port Hunter +
Smythe, Donald Henry, Merchant Navy37First Refrigerator EngineerPort Hunter +
Starkey, Patrick Joseph, Merchant Navy22Fireman and TrimmerPort Hunter +
Sully, Sidney Harold Maxwell, Merchant Navy29Assistant StewardPort Hunter +
Thomson, Albert, Merchant Navy30Fireman and TrimmerPort Hunter +
Thomson, Robert Gray, Merchant Navy39Boatswain (Bosun)Port Hunter +
Tobin, Wilfred Arthur Henry, Merchant Navy32QuartermasterPort Hunter +
Walls, Edward Hugh, Merchant Navy15Deck BoyPort Hunter +
Washington, Frank, Merchant Navy43Second Engineer OfficerPort Hunter +
Watt, James, Merchant Navy25Fifth Engineer OfficerPort Hunter +
Wayling, William James, Merchant Navy17Deck BoyPort Hunter +
White, George Alfred, Merchant Navy19SailorPort Hunter +
Williams, Alfred, Merchant Navy27QuartermasterPort Hunter +
Wilson, Robert Erskine, British Army29Gunner (DEMS gunner)Port Hunter +
Yearsley, Edwin John, RN32Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Port Hunter +

89 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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