Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British motor 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 motor merchant Oakbank.

Aboard Oakbank when hit on 27 Dec 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
IndianAbdul Ghafur, , Merchant Navy63SeacunnyOakbank +
IndianAbdul Jalil, , Merchant Navy44LascarOakbank +
IndianAbdul Majid, , Merchant Navy52BhandaryOakbank +
IndianAbdul Majid, , Merchant Navy42TindalOakbank +
IndianAbdul Mian, , Merchant Navy45CassabOakbank +
IndianAbdul Moquith, , Merchant Navy41Deck SerangOakbank +
IndianAbdul Rahman, , Merchant Navy43General ServantOakbank +
IndianAfi-Ud-Din, , Merchant Navy43LascarOakbank +
IndianAman Ullah, , Merchant Navy34GreaserOakbank +
IndianArid Ali, , Merchant Navy41SeacunnyOakbank +
IndianBahadur, , Merchant Navy41TopassOakbank +
BritishBlackstock, Duncan, Merchant Navy50Chief OfficerOakbank
BritishDuncan, John Nicol, Merchant Navy32First Radio OfficerOakbank +
IndianGomes, Raphial, Merchant Navy46Cook and BakerOakbank +
BritishInnes-Sim, Ian Hamish, Merchant Navy19ApprenticeOakbank
IndianKabir Mian, , Merchant Navy23LascarOakbank +
IndianKaramat Ali, , Merchant Navy43DonkeymanOakbank +
BritishMacMillan, Archibald Sinclair, Merchant Navy42Junior Second Engineer OfficerOakbank +
BritishMould, Charles William, RN20Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Oakbank +
IndianMuhammad Hanif, , Merchant NavyGeneral ServantOakbank +
IndianMuhammad Jahangir, , Merchant Navy44StewardOakbank +
IndianMuhammad Nadir Hussain, , Merchant Navy28LascarOakbank +
IndianMustafa Ali, , Merchant Navy38DonkeymanOakbank +
IndianNabi Nawaz, , Merchant Navy29LascarOakbank +
BritishParkes, David, RN28Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Oakbank +
BritishPye, George Nathaniel, Merchant Navy30Junior Fourth Engineer OfficerOakbank +
IndianRaman, , Merchant Navy42TopassOakbank +
BritishSlater, James, RN21Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Oakbank +
BritishStewart, James, Merchant Navy50MasterOakbank
BritishSwanson, John George, Merchant NavyChief OfficerOakbank
BritishTyson, Henry Lawson, Merchant Navy21Junior Third Engineer OfficerOakbank +

31 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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