Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam 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 steam merchant Hartington.

Aboard Hartington when hit on 2 Nov 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
BritishArkley, Robert, Merchant Navy22Fourth Engineer OfficerHartington +
BritishBrewster, Jack, Merchant Navy18CadetHartington +
BritishChapman, Alfred Henry, RN36Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Hartington +
BritishClements, Owen William, Merchant Navy37Chief OfficerHartington +
BritishDavies, Brymor Edgar, Merchant Navy18CadetHartington +
BritishDawson, Robert, Merchant Navy30Second Engineer OfficerHartington +
BritishDonkin, Lancelot, Merchant Navy52GreaserHartington +
BritishEdwards, Maurice James, Merchant NavyMasterHartington
BritishGibb, Edwin Gilchrist, Merchant Navy28First Radio OfficerHartington +
BritishGriffiths, George David, Merchant Navy18Fireman and TrimmerHartington +
BritishHarding, Harold Osmond, Merchant Navy17Cabin BoyHartington +
BritishHolland, Reginald Arthur, British Army27Gunner (DEMS gunner)Hartington +
BritishHose, Michael Terence, Merchant Navy21Third OfficerHartington +
BritishHuckle, William Arthur, Merchant Navy39Able SeamanHartington +
BritishJoyce, George Cyril, Merchant NavySecond OfficerHartington
BritishLeask, Magnus, Merchant Navy53Able SeamanHartington +
BritishMaccoy, Septimus Thomas Leslie, Merchant Navy18Assistant StewardHartington +
BritishMaclean, Duncan, Merchant Navy49Fireman and TrimmerHartington +
BritishMacrae, John, Merchant Navy60CarpenterHartington +
BritishMadore, Walter, Merchant Navy35Boatswain (Bosun)Yorkmoor, Hartington +
BritishRamm, Oliver, Merchant Navy23Able SeamanHartington +
CanadianSaunderson, John, Merchant NavyThird Radio OfficerHartington +
BritishScarfe, James Henry, Merchant Navy24Assistant StewardHartington +
BritishSpencer, George Alfred, Merchant Navy32Able SeamanHartington +
BritishThompson, Frederick George, Merchant Navy34CookHartington +
BritishTyler, Alfred George, Merchant Navy20Fireman and TrimmerHartington +
BritishWatson, Archibald Campbell Buller, Merchant NavyChief Engineer OfficerHartington
BritishYoung, Frederick Robert, Merchant NavyThird Engineer OfficerHartington

28 persons found - for all attacks on this ship (3).

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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