Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British motor merchant

Photo courtesy of State Library of New South Wales

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

Aboard Brittany when hit on 30 Oct 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Buckley, Arthur, Merchant Navy29Third Engineer OfficerBrittany
Burcher, Charles William, RN33Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Brittany +
Collins, David John, Merchant Navy20Assistant StewardBrittany +
Cook, Lionel Aubrey, Merchant NavyThird OfficerBrittany
Cridland, Francis Roger, Merchant Navy16Deck BoyBrittany +
Dovell, William White, Merchant NavyMasterBrittany
Fyfe, William, Merchant Navy28Electrical EngineerBrittany +
Garton, John Joseph, Merchant Navy40Able SeamanBrittany +
Holgate, John Edwin Sidney, Merchant Navy21Fourth Engineer OfficerBrittany +
Jackson, Gordon William, Civilian29PassengerBrittany +
Lewis, Dennis George Maunder, Merchant Navy19Steward’s BoyBrittany +
Linton, Arthur Kilpatrick, Merchant NavyChief OfficerBrittany
Manley, Robert, Merchant NavyCadetBrittany
May, Francis William, Merchant Navy52Chief StewardBrittany +
Morris, John, Merchant Navy20SailorBrittany +
Murphy, Daniel, Merchant Navy45Greaser and CleanerBrittany +
Paterson, William, Merchant Navy19Third Radio OfficerBrittany +
Pithouse, , British ArmyPassenger (Second Lieutenant)Brittany
Rooney, Edward, Merchant Navy33SailorBrittany +
Schteinberg, Georges, Civilian19PassengerBrittany
Temple, Henry Leonard, Civilian26PassengerBrittany
Trapp, Boris, CivilianPassengerBrittany
Winsor, William Edward, Merchant Navy32Assistant StewardBrittany +

23 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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