Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British motor tanker

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 tanker Corbis.

Aboard Corbis when hit on 18 Apr 1943

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Ah Chung, , Merchant NavyChief CookCorbis +
Ah Seng, , Merchant NavyQuartermasterCorbis +
Ah Tay, , Merchant NavyCookCorbis +
Ah Ying, , Merchant NavySailorCorbis +
Appleton, Stanley Wilfred, Merchant Navy37MasterCorbis +
Chae Leong, , Merchant NavyFireman's BoyCorbis +
Chan Tak, , Merchant NavyFiremanCorbis +
Chan Yong, , Merchant NavyFiremanCorbis +
Cheung Ping, , Merchant NavyCookCorbis +
Chiang Pai, , Merchant NavyFiremanCorbis +
Ching Kong, , Merchant NavySailorCorbis +
Chow Yit Ching, , Merchant NavySailorCorbis +
Chuan Sen Lok, , Merchant NavyChief StewardCorbis +
Corless, Daniel, RN35Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Corbis +
Eng Ngor, , Merchant NavyQuartermasterCorbis +
Foo Ching Kim, , Merchant NavyBoyCorbis +
Frost, John, Merchant NavyFourth Engineer OfficerCorbis
Hauff, Stanley, Merchant Navy22Fifth Engineer OfficerCorbis +
Heap, John Marsland, Merchant NavyThird Engineer OfficerCorbis
Ho Ngau, , Merchant NavyFiremanCorbis +
Hong Yare, , Merchant NavyPumpmanCorbis +
Johnson, Alexander, Merchant Navy20Fifth Engineer OfficerCorbis +
Johnson, William, British Army34Bombardier (DEMS gunner)Corbis +
Kay Jee Song, , Merchant NavyStewardCorbis +
Lamb, Alexander Walker, Merchant Navy32Chief OfficerCorbis +
Lewis, John Harold, Merchant Navy23Third OfficerCorbis +
Li Lin Wing, , Merchant NavyFiremanCorbis +
Lim Kim Chuan, , Merchant NavySailorCorbis +
Ling Ah Chay, , Merchant NavyBoatswain (Bosun)Corbis +
Ling Ah Sang, , Merchant NavyQuartermasterCorbis +
MacLeay, Ian Ronald Norman, Merchant Navy31Second Engineer OfficerCorbis +
Mak Lock, , Merchant NavyCarpenterCorbis +
Mitchell, James Steven, Merchant Navy33Second OfficerCorbis +
Ng Kwan Chong, , Merchant NavyDonkeymanCorbis +
Norton, Harold, British Army23Gunner (DEMS gunner)Corbis +
Ong Ah Tiew, , Merchant NavyMess Room BoyCorbis +
Sanford, Norman Frederick Dale, Merchant Navy19Second Radio OfficerCorbis +
Siew Lee, , Merchant NavyQuartermasterCorbis +
Simpson, Thomas Edgar, Merchant NavyChief Engineer OfficerCorbis
Sui Tip, , Merchant NavyFiremanCorbis +
Tam Yew, , Merchant NavyFiremanCorbis +
Taylor, George Pollitt, Merchant Navy32First Radio OfficerCorbis +
Tear Say Sai, , Merchant NavyMess Room BoyCorbis +
Teng Yong, , Merchant NavyQuartermasterCorbis +
Teong Kean Yin, , Merchant NavySailorCorbis +
Ting Fook Leong, , Merchant NavyBoyCorbis +
Tong Ah Chong, , Merchant NavyStorekeeperCorbis +
Tong Choon Yee, , Merchant NavyCookCorbis +
Tripp, Charles, Merchant Navy28Fifth Engineer OfficerCorbis +
Wong Ah Ping, , Merchant NavyQuartermasterCorbis +
Wong Meng Nong, , Merchant NavySailorCorbis +
Wong Twee Gen, , Merchant NavySaloon BoyCorbis +
Yet Ah Sin, , Merchant NavySailorCorbis +

53 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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