Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam merchant

Photo courtesy of Paul Johnson Collection

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

Aboard Fidra when hit on 5 Mar 1943

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

NameAgeRankServed on
BritishBurnett, Richard James, Merchant Navy17Cabin BoyFidra +
BritishDobson, James Henry, RN25Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Fidra +
BritishEvans, John, Merchant NavyChief OfficerFidra
BritishGibney, Patrick, Merchant Navy18Ordinary SeamanFidra +
BritishHoughton, Arthur James, Merchant Navy17Galley BoyFidra +
BritishKenny, Thomas Henry, Merchant Navy58Second Engineer OfficerFidra +
BritishMacdonald, Leonard Wilson, Merchant Navy22Fireman and TrimmerFidra +
BritishMcGregor, Thomas, Merchant Navy51DonkeymanFidra +
BritishMcLaren, John, Merchant Navy49Able SeamanFidra +
BritishMcLarty, Hugh, Merchant Navy50MasterRuna, Fidra +
BritishPhillips, Melville Philip, Merchant Navy19Fireman and TrimmerFidra +
BritishPigott, Charles Stewart, Merchant Navy59Chief Engineer OfficerFidra +
BritishQuarrell, Albert, RN19Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Fidra +
BritishRobertson, George Dundonald Kellock, Merchant Navy18SailorFidra +
BritishSimpson, Alec, Merchant Navy20Radio OfficerFidra +
BritishSwinney, William, Merchant Navy22SailorFidra +
BritishTitus, John, Merchant Navy56StewardFidra +
BritishWoolcott, Victor Sydney, British Army21GunnerFidra +

18 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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