Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam merchant

Photo courtesy of State Library of New South Wales

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

Aboard Clearton when hit on 1 Jul 1940

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

NameAgeRankServed on
BritishCook, John Henry, Merchant Navy45Third Engineer OfficerClearton +
BritishCreek, Albert Charles, Merchant Navy32Able SeamanClearton +
BritishDawson, Alfred Marsh, Merchant Navy26Ordinary SeamanClearton +
BritishElsdon, John Edward, Merchant NavyMasterClearton, Empire Dew, Daleby
BritishHeadley, William, Merchant Navy51DonkeymanClearton +
BritishHeads, Ernest Alfred, Merchant Navy54Second Engineer OfficerClearton +
BritishLaws, Thomas Joseph, Merchant Navy20Cabin BoyClearton +
BritishLill, John Edward, Merchant Navy17Deck BoyClearton +
BritishMulholland, Daniel, Merchant Navy33Fireman and TrimmerClearton +
BritishSharlotte, John Arthur, Merchant Navy24SailorClearton +

10 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?
If you wish to add a crewmember to the listing we would need most of this information: ship name, nationality, name, dob, place of birth, service (merchant marine, ...), rank or job on board. We have place for a photo as well if provided. You can e-mail us the information here.