Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam merchant

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 steam merchant Creekirk.

Aboard Creekirk when hit on 18 Oct 1940

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

NameAgeRankServed on
BritishAbdullah Hamed, , Merchant Navy51DonkeymanCreekirk +
BritishAhmed Mohamed, , Merchant Navy36Fireman and TrimmerCreekirk +
BritishAhmed Yakan, , Merchant Navy45Fireman and TrimmerCreekirk +
BritishAli Ahmed Mohamed, , Merchant Navy22Fireman and TrimmerCreekirk +
BritishAli Mohamed, , Merchant Navy43Fireman and TrimmerCreekirk +
BritishAli Silton, , Merchant Navy49Fireman and TrimmerCreekirk +
BritishBarlow, John H., Merchant Navy17Galley BoyCreekirk +
BritishBell, Georges Francis, Merchant Navy24SailorCreekirk +
BritishBeverley, Alexander Joseph George, Merchant Navy24Ordinary SeamanCreekirk +
BritishBoaze, John Neilson, Merchant Navy28Able SeamanCreekirk +
BritishCowburn, Edward, RM42Marine (DEMS gunner)Creekirk +
BritishCrake, Peter Thomas, Merchant Navy50Boatswain (Bosun)Creekirk +
BritishDavison, John William, Merchant Navy50StewardCreekirk +
BritishDickie, Archibald Galbraith, Merchant Navy28Third OfficerCreekirk +
BritishDykes, Thomas, Merchant Navy32Fourth Engineer OfficerCreekirk +
BritishFraser, Ernest William, Merchant Navy24Second OfficerCreekirk +
BritishFrazer, William Henry, Merchant Navy59Chief Engineer OfficerCreekirk +
BritishHamed Ali, , Merchant Navy49Fireman and TrimmerCreekirk +
BritishHarper, James, Merchant Navy57CookCreekirk +
BritishHassan Said, , Merchant Navy35Fireman and TrimmerCreekirk +
BritishHoward, Edward J., Merchant Navy17Mess Room BoyCreekirk +
BritishHudson, Gilbert, Merchant Navy55Second Engineer OfficerCreekirk +
BritishLeonard, Roland George, Merchant Navy28First Radio OfficerCreekirk +
BritishLongster, Henry, Merchant Navy22Ordinary SeamanCreekirk +
BritishMacArthur, Angus, Merchant Navy25SailorCreekirk +
BritishMacDonald, Allan James, Merchant Navy27Ordinary SeamanCreekirk +
BritishMartyn, Edgar, Merchant Navy34Chief OfficerCreekirk +
BritishMorley, Francis Osborn, Merchant Navy51Third Engineer OfficerCreekirk +
BritishNewman, George, Merchant Navy47Able SeamanCreekirk +
BritishRaschid Ali Ahmed, , Merchant Navy38Fireman and TrimmerCreekirk +
BritishRobilliard, Elie, Merchant Navy46MasterCreekirk +
BritishSmith, Clifford Reginald, Merchant Navy45Able SeamanCreekirk +
BritishStanton, William Joseph, Merchant Navy16Cabin BoyCreekirk +
EstonianTamm, Johannes, Merchant Navy41CarpenterCreekirk +
BritishTresidder, Ernest Martin, Merchant Navy24Ordinary SeamanCreekirk +
BritishWest, Michael John Willoughby, Merchant Navy23Second Radio OfficerCreekirk +

36 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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