Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam merchant

Photo courtesy of Kevin Blair

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

Aboard Registan when hit on 29 Sep 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
BritishBartlett, Charles Spencer, Merchant Navy37MasterRegistan
BritishBashford, Sydney Alfred, Merchant Navy34Chief OfficerRegistan
BritishBeatson, John, Merchant Navy16CadetRegistan
BritishBennett, Joseph Edward, Merchant Navy33FiremanRegistan
BritishBevan, James Frederick, Merchant Navy22FiremanRegistan +
BritishBew, Christopher Sidney John, Merchant Navy21Able SeamanRegistan
BritishBickford, Roy Edgar Venson, Merchant Navy18Saloon BoyRegistan
BritishBiggs, Ronald Frank, Merchant Navy24GreaserRegistan
BritishBragg, Irwin John, Merchant Navy16Galley BoyRegistan
BritishBrown, George Frederick, Merchant Navy30FiremanRegistan
BritishBunney, William Voss, Merchant Navy33SailorRegistan +
BritishCampbell, Allan, Merchant Navy63Able SeamanRegistan +
BritishCooper, George, British Army32Gunner (DEMS gunner)Registan +
BritishCudd, George Henry, Merchant Navy18Saloon BoyRegistan
BritishDaubney, Albert, Merchant Navy51Chief Engineer OfficerRegistan
BritishDavall, Walter Henry, Merchant Navy57Able SeamanRegistan +
BritishDeeble, William Morris, Merchant Navy23Mess Room StewardRegistan
BritishEddy, James Henry, Merchant Navy27Chief StewardRegistan
BritishForster, Edward William, Merchant Navy22Fourth Engineer OfficerRegistan +
BritishGoss, Leslie Charles, RN28Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Registan +
BritishGray, Joseph Francis, Merchant Navy27Chief CookRegistan
BritishGriffiths, Haydn, Merchant Navy16Saloon BoyRegistan
BritishGronow, Thomas Theodore, Merchant Navy29GreaserRegistan
BritishGwynn, George Edward Charles, RN30Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Registan +
BritishHayles, Owen Charles, Merchant Navy37Second OfficerRegistan
BritishHoneychurch, Reginald Martin, Merchant Navy20Able SeamanRegistan
BritishJewell, John Sydney, Merchant Navy22Third OfficerRegistan
BritishKemlo, James Ferguson, Merchant Navy26Fifth Engineer OfficerRegistan +
BritishKennard, John Henry, Merchant Navy28Able SeamanRegistan +
BritishKennedy, John, Merchant Navy33First Radio OfficerRegistan, Bristol City +
BritishLees, Simpson, Merchant Navy36Able SeamanRegistan
BritishLeppik, Gustav, Merchant Navy52DonkeymanRegistan +
BritishMay, Cyril Ernest, Merchant Navy28CarpenterRegistan
BritishMooney, Morgan Vincent, Merchant Navy58DonkeymanRegistan
BritishMorgan, William Neville, Merchant Navy17Saloon BoyRegistan
BritishPascoe, Edward Francis, Merchant Navy22Third Engineer OfficerRegistan
BritishRiley, Gerald Joffre, Merchant Navy27Second CookRegistan
BritishRobertson, Kenneth Dougal, Merchant Navy17Ordinary SeamanRegistan
IrishRoche, Richard, Merchant Navy19Able SeamanRegistan
BritishScantlebury, Lenard, Merchant Navy28Able SeamanRegistan
BritishSeeley, John Lenard, 21DEMS gunnerRegistan
BritishSillett, Charles Thomas, RN35Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Registan, Corvus +
BritishSmith, Derrick, RN20Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Registan +
BritishSpreadborough, Harry, Merchant Navy52FiremanRegistan +
BritishStoker, Oswald, Merchant Navy39Second Engineer OfficerRegistan
BritishTancock, Charles William, Merchant Navy18Ordinary SeamanRegistan
New ZealandThomson, Gordon, Merchant Navy42Boatswain (Bosun)Registan
BritishTreen, William Alfred, Merchant Navy16Galley BoyRegistan
BritishVallance, Thomas, RN28Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Registan +
BritishWhiteley, John Terence, Merchant Navy19Third Radio OfficerRegistan +
BritishWright, William, Merchant Navy65GreaserRegistan +
BritishYoung, John Kenneth, Merchant Navy20CadetRegistan

52 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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