Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam tanker

The burning Gretafield

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

Aboard Gretafield when hit on 14 Feb 1940

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NameAgeRankServed on
BritishCampbell, Christopher Colin, Merchant Navy44Senior Third Engineer OfficerGretafield +
BritishCarle, William Henry, Merchant Navy26GreaserGretafield
BritishCowie, John, Merchant Navy40Able SeamanGretafield +
BritishDavey, George Henry, RM41Marine (DEMS gunner)Gretafield +
BritishDerricks, Ernst, Merchant NavyMasterGretafield
BritishGalloway, Raymond Hogg, Merchant Navy29GreaserGretafield +
BritishGrieves, Benjamin Dowell, Merchant Navy46Chief StewardGretafield +
BritishMcCarthy, Michael Valentine, Merchant Navy51FiremanGretafield +
BritishMcKay, Hugh, Merchant Navy40Able SeamanGretafield +
BritishSanchez, Jose, Merchant Navy46GreaserGretafield +
BritishSinclair, Donald, Merchant Navy20SailorGretafield +
BritishSutherland, Donald, Merchant Navy57Able SeamanGretafield
BritishWalker, George Robert, Merchant Navy19Able SeamanGretafield +
BritishWard, George, Merchant Navy50Able SeamanGretafield +

14 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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