Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam merchant

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

Aboard Lorient when hit on 4 May 1943

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NameAgeRankServed on
BritishAppleton, Jean, Merchant Navy18Ordinary SeamanLorient +
BritishBailey, Reginald George, Merchant Navy25Assistant StewardLorient +
BritishBarnes, Henry, Merchant Navy22Fireman and TrimmerLorient +
BritishBarnfather, Henry, Merchant Navy49Chief OfficerLorient +
BritishBayne, Charles Herbert, Merchant Navy48Chief Engineer OfficerLorient +
BritishBraithwaite, Albert Ernest, RN23Petty Officer (DEMS gunner)Lorient +
CanadianDowney, Stephen, Merchant Navy27Deck HandLorient +
BritishDyson, George, Merchant Navy46Able SeamanLorient +
BritishFieldsend, Ernest, Merchant Navy40Fireman and TrimmerLorient +
BritishFittos, William Joseph, Merchant Navy22Fireman and TrimmerLorient +
BritishGillett, Samuel Henry Arthur, Merchant Navy17Cabin BoyLorient +
BritishGinn, Edward, Merchant Navy23First Radio OfficerLorient +
BritishGoldthorp, Gavin Mitchel, Merchant Navy21Able SeamanLorient +
BritishGourlay, Robert John, Merchant Navy18Third Radio OfficerLorient +
BritishGrenade, Alfonso, Merchant Navy43CookLorient +
BritishHarrison, George, Merchant Navy32Donkeyman and GreaserLorient +
BritishHellier, Stanley, Merchant Navy18Ordinary SeamanLorient +
BritishHendry, George, Merchant Navy32Second Engineer OfficerLorient +
BritishHewson, Sydney George, Merchant Navy35Assistant CookLorient +
CanadianJones, Owen Glynne, Merchant Navy43Boatswain (Bosun)Lorient +
BritishJones, William, Merchant Navy47Fireman and TrimmerLorient +
BritishKing, Frederick William, Merchant Navy22Fireman and TrimmerLorient +
BritishKing, William, Merchant Navy17Mess Room BoyLorient +
BritishKnight, Stanley James, British Army22Lance Bombardier (DEMS gunner)Lorient +
BritishLewis, John Joseph, Merchant Navy32Fireman and TrimmerLorient +
BritishManley, Walter John, Merchant Navy40MasterLorient +
BritishMinty, Francis George, Merchant Navy18Second Radio OfficerLorient +
BritishMitchell, Charles Henry, Merchant Navy50Fireman and TrimmerLorient +
BritishMurray, Sylvester, Merchant Navy35CarpenterLorient +
BritishO'Driscoll, William, Merchant Navy43Able SeamanLorient +
BritishPaterson, Malcolm Evan, Merchant Navy32Able SeamanLorient +
BritishPeck, Alexander Arthur, Merchant Navy43Donkeyman and GreaserLorient +
BritishPells, Walter, Merchant Navy26Chief StewardLorient +
BritishRiordan, Victor Daniel, British Army23Gunner (DEMS gunner)Lorient +
BritishSalmon, Harry Arthur, Merchant Navy33Donkeyman and GreaserLorient +
BritishSmith, Desmond Lingard, Merchant Navy25Second OfficerLorient +
BritishSmith, James Lorne, Merchant Navy27Able SeamanLorient +
BritishTanner, Stanley, Merchant Navy30Able SeamanLorient +
BritishThomas, Gwilym David, RN19Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Lorient +
BritishThompson, Henry Edward Arthur, RN19Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Lorient +
BritishWalkden, Peter Harold, Merchant Navy39Fireman and TrimmerLorient +
BritishWarrener, George William, Merchant Navy19Fireman and TrimmerLorient +
BritishWelch, Arthur Ernest, Merchant Navy49Fourth Engineer OfficerLorient +
BritishWhite, James Robert, Merchant Navy36Fireman and TrimmerLorient +
BritishWilliams, John Geraint, Merchant Navy23Third OfficerLorient +
BritishYoung, Douglas Telfer, Merchant Navy27Third Engineer OfficerLorient +

46 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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