Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British seaplane tender

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 seaplane tender Dumana.

Aboard Dumana when hit on 24 Dec 1943

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

NameAgeRankServed on
IndianAbdul Ghafur, , Merchant Navy49General ServantDumana +
IndianAbdul Hamid, , Merchant NavyAssistant StewardDumana +
IndianAbdul Latif, , Merchant Navy45BoyDumana +
IndianAbdul Latif Khan, , Merchant Navy44General ServantDumana +
IndianAbdul Razaq, , Merchant NavyGeneral ServantDumana +
IndianAbdul Samad, , Merchant NavyPantrymanDumana +
BritishAnderson, Albert Ernest, Merchant Navy50Chief StewardDumana +
BritishBurton, James Chalmers, Merchant Navy33Second Engineer OfficerDumana +
BritishCox, Kenneth George, RAFVR21Passenger (Aircraftman First Class)Dumana +
BritishCrisp, Christopher Norman Birch, RAFVR43Passenger (Squadron Leader)Dumana +
BritishDavey, Jack, RN24DEMS Gunner (Petty Officer)Dumana +
BritishFarley, Dennis Bernard, RAFVRPassenger (Corporal)Dumana +
IndianGhulam Rahman, , Merchant Navy60General ServantDumana +
BritishGoodhew, William Charles, Merchant Navy38StewardDumana +
BritishHarris, Charles, Merchant Navy41QuartermasterDumana +
BritishHeneg, Erwin Charles, Merchant Navy57CarpenterDumana +
IndianHingu, , Merchant Navy56BhandaryDumana +
BritishJames, Albert Edward, Merchant Navy47StorekeeperDumana +
IndianJangi, , Merchant Navy34TopassDumana +
IndianKirton, Aubrey Cecil, Merchant NavyShip’s SurgeonDumana
IndianManzur Husain, , Merchant Navy49TindalDumana +
BritishMcLelland, Hugh, RAF32Passenger (Leading Aircraftman)Dumana +
IndianMola Sheikh, , Merchant Navy36SeamanDumana +
IndianMuhammad Yusuf, , Merchant NavyBhandaryDumana +
BritishMunro, Colin John, Merchant Navy34QuartermasterDumana +
IndianNawab Jan, , Merchant Navy46General ServantDumana +
BritishNicolson, Kenneth, Merchant Navy20QuartermasterDumana +
BritishRegan, Walter Falconer, Merchant Navy23Junior Engineer OfficerDumana +
BritishReid-Tait, George, Merchant Navy20Third OfficerDumana +
BritishRobertson, Alexander, RAFVRPassenger (Aircraftman First Class)Dumana +
BritishRooke, Charles, Merchant Navy62QuartermasterDumana +
BritishRose, , Merchant NavySecond StewardDumana
IndianSheikh Panchu, , Merchant NavyGeneral ServantDumana +
IndianSikandar, , Merchant Navy42OilerDumana +
BritishSmith, Edward Bryant, RAFVRPassenger (Leading Aircraftman)Dumana +
IndianTasad Mian, , Merchant Navy59CassabDumana +
BritishThomson, James, Merchant Navy24First ElectricianDumana +
BritishThornton, John Dinsdale, RAFVRPassenger (Leading Aircraftman)Dumana +
BritishTodd, Thomas, Merchant Navy47Radio OfficerDumana +
IndianUsman, , Merchant Navy48BakerDumana +
BritishWeightman, Joseph Herbert, British Army27GunnerDumana +
BritishWest, Otto, Merchant NavyMasterDumana

42 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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