Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British motor passenger ship

Photo courtesy of the Allen Collection

This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the British motor passenger ship Accra.

Aboard Accra when hit on 26 Jul 1940

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

NameAgeRankServed on
BritishAllan, Herbert, Civilian56PassengerAccra +
BritishBright, Edward Harold, Civilian45PassengerAccra +
BritishBruce, Thomas Dundas Hope, Civilian55PassengerAccra +
BritishCaswell, William, Merchant Navy45Second Engineer OfficerAccra +
BritishClears, Sidney, CivilianPassengerAccra +
BritishDavis, Wilfred E., Merchant Navy37CleanerAccra +
BritishFawcett, Charles, Merchant Navy46CookAccra +
BritishJohnston, Gordon Hugh, Merchant Navy35StewardAccra +
BritishMartin, William Hedley, Civilian40PassengerAccra +
BritishMcAleer, Henry, Merchant Navy24Fourth Engineer OfficerAccra +
BritishMcMahon, William, Merchant Navy47StewardAccra +
BritishO'Loughlin, George Albert, Merchant Navy49Hospital StewardAccra
BritishOnyeson, Joseph, Merchant Navy28CleanerAccra +
BritishRoberts, Ifor Wyn, Merchant Navy20Seventh Engineer OfficerAccra +
BritishSanderson, Reginald Woolley, Civilian43PassengerAccra +
BritishSmith, John Joseph, Merchant NavyMasterAccra
BritishStirling, James, Civilian39PassengerAccra +
BritishStocks, Arthur Hudson, Civilian51PassengerAccra +
BritishWarham, Edgar Heron, Civilian45PassengerAccra +

19 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.