Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

Port Auckland

British steam merchant

Photo courtesy of Allan C. Green Collection

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

Aboard Port Auckland when hit on 17 Mar 1943

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

NameAgeRankServed on
BritishChrisp, Peter James, Merchant NavyThird OfficerPort Auckland
BritishCollins, Patrick, Merchant Navy26Fireman and TrimmerPort Auckland +
BritishDoran, Joseph Clark, Merchant Navy28Fourth Engineer OfficerPort Auckland +
BritishDunn, J.G.A., Merchant NavySecond OfficerPort Auckland
BritishFishwick, Arthur Edward, Merchant NavyMasterPort Auckland
BritishGallantry, Percy Bernard, Merchant Navy31Fireman and TrimmerPort Auckland +
BritishHutson, John Albert, Merchant Navy26Fireman and TrimmerPort Auckland +
BritishHuyton, Henry, Merchant Navy29Fireman and TrimmerPort Auckland +
BritishMansbridge, John Stephen, Merchant Navy33GreaserPort Auckland +
BritishMcConnell, Jesse, Merchant Navy19FiremanPort Auckland
BritishShaw, Thomas, Merchant NavyAble SeamanPort Auckland
BritishShelvin, W.P., Merchant NavyEngineer OfficerPort Auckland
BritishShirley, Patrick Joseph, Merchant NavyDonkeymanPort Auckland
BritishSinclair, John Hastie, Merchant Navy32StewardPort Auckland
AustralianSkillen, Ernest, RAAFPassenger (Pilot Officer)Port Auckland
AustralianTickner, Russell, RAAFPassenger (Pilot Officer)Port Auckland
AustralianUnderhill, John, RAAFPassenger (Flight Sergeant)Port Auckland
AustralianWare, Barry, RAAFPassenger (Sergeant)Port Auckland
BritishWilliams, Albert Edward, Merchant Navy20Fireman and TrimmerPort Auckland +
BritishYalden, Ronald Charles, Merchant Navy21Assistant StewardPort Auckland +

20 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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