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 Penolver.

Aboard Penolver when hit on 19 Oct 1943

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

NameAgeRankServed on
BritishBlake, Herbert John, Merchant Navy30Chief OfficerPenolver +
BritishClark, Victor James, Merchant Navy23StewardPenolver +
BritishCook, Henry T., Merchant Navy49Boatswain (Bosun)Penolver +
BritishDorney, Patrick Michael, Merchant Navy26Fireman and TrimmerPenolver +
BritishDuncan, William, Merchant Navy33First Radio OfficerPenolver +
BritishEntwistle, Kenneth, Merchant Navy20Second Radio OfficerPenolver +
BritishFrost, John Raymond, Merchant Navy27Third Engineer OfficerPenolver +
BritishFullerton, William Thomson, Merchant Navy26Fireman and TrimmerPenolver +
BritishGibbons, Francis John Edward, RN19Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Penolver +
BritishGunn, William Purdie, Merchant Navy44DonkeymanPenolver +
CanadianHollett, William, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanPenolver +
BritishJohns, David, Merchant Navy43Fireman and TrimmerPenolver +
BritishJose, Thomas Alfred, Merchant Navy45Second Engineer OfficerPenolver +
BritishJoyce, Peter, Merchant Navy18Third Radio OfficerPenolver +
BritishLawson, John James, RN20Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Penolver +
BritishMackenzie, Hector, Merchant Navy42CarpenterPenolver +
BritishMacmillan, John, Merchant Navy21Able SeamanPenolver +
BritishMcDonald, William, Merchant NavyFireman and TrimmerPenolver +
BritishMeeks, Ernest, Merchant Navy56CookPenolver +
BritishMillar, Alexander Hepburn, Merchant Navy19Assistant CookPenolver +
BritishNaish, George H., Merchant NavyMasterPenolver
BritishO'Kane, James, Merchant NavySecond OfficerPenolver
BritishPoole, Eric, RN26Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Penolver +
BritishRogers, John William Thomas, Merchant Navy17Ordinary SeamanPenolver +
BritishRutherford, Evelyn Percy, Merchant Navy60Chief Engineer OfficerPenolver +
BritishSmith, William, Merchant Navy32Fireman and TrimmerPenolver +
BritishWalker, Samuel, Merchant Navy30DonkeymanPenolver +
BritishWallace, William, Merchant Navy23Fourth Engineer OfficerPenolver +
BritishWrightson, Gilbert James, Merchant Navy31Third OfficerPenolver +

29 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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