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 Wallsend.

Aboard Wallsend when hit on 3 Dec 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
BritishBurch, William Robert Edward, Merchant Navy19SailorWallsend +
BritishCaulfield, Norman, Merchant Navy39MasterHolmside, Wallsend
BritishCotter, William Michael, Merchant Navy20SailorWallsend
BritishEdwards, Richard, Merchant Navy20Fireman and TrimmerWallsend +
New ZealandHicks, William John, Merchant Navy25FiremanWallsend +
BritishMcDermott, Thomas, Merchant NavyDonkeymanWallsend
BritishTaylor, Henry D., Merchant Navy17First Radio OfficerWallsend
BritishWaddell, James Charles, Merchant Navy23Fourth Engineer OfficerWallsend +
BritishWright, Walter Charles, Merchant Navy38Chief OfficerWallsend

9 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?
If you wish to add a crewmember to the listing we would need most of this information: ship name, nationality, name, dob, place of birth, service (merchant marine, ...), rank or job on board. We have place for a photo as well if provided. You can e-mail us the information here.