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 Kanbe.

Aboard Kanbe when hit on 9 May 1943

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NameAgeRankServed on
IndianAbdul Aziz, , Merchant Navy23LascarKanbe +
IndianAbdul Ghafur, , Merchant Navy48General ServantKanbe +
IndianAbdul Latif, , Merchant Navy45SeacunnyKanbe +
IndianAbdul Qadir, , Merchant Navy52SeacunnyKanbe +
IndianAbdul Qadir, , Merchant Navy31TrimmerKanbe +
IndianAbdul Samad, , Merchant Navy38LascarKanbe +
IndianAbdul Subhan, , Merchant Navy38BhandaryKanbe +
IndianAli Ahmad, , Merchant Navy46FiremanKanbe +
IndianAli Akbar, , Merchant Navy26TrimmerKanbe +
IndianAli Akbar, , Merchant Navy49LascarKanbe +
IndianAusi Mian, , Merchant Navy34TindalKanbe +
BritishBenson, Robert, British Army24Bombardier (DEMS gunner)Kanbe +
BritishBrough, George, Merchant Navy50Chief Engineer OfficerKanbe +
South AfricanBurke, John Frederick Thomas, Merchant Navy57MasterKanbe +
IndianByath Ullah, , Merchant Navy42Engine Room SerangKanbe +
BritishCochrane, Thomas Kilgour, Merchant Navy22Third Radio OfficerKanbe +
IrishConnolly, Frederick Price, Merchant Navy19CadetKanbe +
BritishCummings, Thomas Strachan Morris, Merchant Navy22CarpenterKanbe +
IndianDilal-Ud-Din, , Merchant Navy51SeacunnyKanbe +
BritishFraser, James, Merchant Navy30Second Engineer OfficerKanbe +
BritishHaniford, Barnet, Merchant Navy36Deck HandKanbe +
IndianHashim Mian, , Merchant Navy24TrimmerKanbe +
IndianHazar Mian, , Merchant Navy36LascarKanbe +
IndianHusain Ullah, , Merchant Navy25TrimmerKanbe +
IndianJabal Mulk, , Merchant Navy33LascarKanbe +
BritishJamieson, Joseph, Merchant Navy30Deck HandKanbe +
BritishJones, William, Merchant Navy29Second OfficerKanbe +
BritishJordan, Thomas, British Army28Gunner (DEMS gunner)Kanbe +
IndianKafil-Ud-Din, , Merchant Navy46FiremanKanbe +
IndianKalu Khan, , Merchant Navy42Chief CookKanbe +
BritishKaplan, Lawrence Bernard, Merchant Navy29Deck HandKanbe +
IndianKurfan Ullah, , Merchant Navy39GreaserKanbe +
BritishLang, Alexander, Merchant Navy42Deck HandKanbe +
BritishMacKenzie, Ian Alastair Gordon, Merchant Navy25Third Engineer OfficerKanbe +
IndianMat Ullah, , Merchant Navy32FiremanKanbe +
BritishMcKay, Patrick, Merchant Navy17CadetKanbe +
IndianMotiar Rahman, , Merchant Navy47GreaserKanbe +
IndianMuhammad Ali, , Merchant Navy47TrimmerKanbe +
IndianMuhammad Husain, , Merchant Navy56BhandaryKanbe +
IndianMuhammad Rohi Zullah, , Merchant Navy23TrimmerKanbe +
IndianMuhammad Sulaiman, , Merchant Navy23FiremanKanbe +
BritishMullan, Hugh, Merchant Navy31Deck HandKanbe +
AustralianO'Donnell, John, Merchant Navy24Third OfficerKanbe +
IndianPaher Ali, , Merchant Navy43LascarKanbe +
BritishPaterson, Edgar Braidwood, Merchant Navy21CadetKanbe +
BritishPeebles, David Adair, Merchant Navy20CadetKanbe +
IndianRaja Mian, , Merchant Navy27TrimmerKanbe +
IndianRustam Ullah, , Merchant Navy44FiremanKanbe +
IndianSahib Ali, , Merchant Navy41Second CookKanbe +
IndianSashid Ullah, , Merchant Navy46DonkeymanKanbe +
IndianSayid Rahman, , Merchant Navy44LascarKanbe +
IndianShamsher Ali, , Merchant Navy47GreaserKanbe +
BritishShedden, Hugh Thomas, Merchant Navy48Supernumerary Second Engineer OfficerKanbe +
IndianSheikh Chunu, , Merchant Navy33General ServantKanbe +
IndianSheikh Manan, , Merchant Navy23General ServantKanbe +
IndianShiv Charan, , Merchant Navy24TopassKanbe +
IndianSidiq Ullah, , Merchant Navy23TrimmerKanbe +
IndianSultan Ahmad, , Merchant Navy41Deck SerangKanbe +
IndianSultan Ahmad, , Merchant Navy26LascarKanbe +
IndianSultan Ahmad, , Merchant Navy41ButlerKanbe +
BritishTreasurer, Robert, Merchant Navy36Chief OfficerKanbe +
BritishWalker, Albert Joseph, Merchant Navy27Second Radio OfficerKanbe +
IndianWazir Ahmad, , Merchant Navy36LascarKanbe +
BritishWilliams, Reginald, Merchant Navy50First Radio OfficerKanbe +
South AfricanWright, William G., Merchant Navy30Fourth Engineer OfficerKanbe +
BritishYoung, Andrew, Merchant Navy30Deck HandKanbe +

66 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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