Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam merchant

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 steam merchant Assyrian.

Aboard Assyrian when hit on 19 Oct 1940

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Burke, Thomas, Merchant Navy21Trimmer Assyrian +
Campbell, David, Merchant Navy29Fireman and Trimmer Assyrian +
Chard, Owen, Merchant Navy28Carpenter Assyrian +
Donoghue, William, Merchant Navy28Trimmer Assyrian +
Evans, William Thomas, Merchant Navy37Fireman and Trimmer Assyrian +
Gilray, Hugh Robert Harper, Merchant Navy26Fireman and Trimmer Assyrian +
Hughes, Samuel, Merchant Navy48Fireman and Trimmer Assyrian +
I'Anson, Francis James, Merchant Navy22Trimmer Assyrian +
Johns, Harold Edward, Merchant Navy38Able Seaman Assyrian +
Kearon, Reginald Sanderson, Merchant NavyMaster Assyrian, Belgravian
Keogan, Stuart, Merchant Navy25Third Engineer Officer Assyrian +
King, John, Merchant Navy60Chief Officer Assyrian +
McArdle, Bernard, Merchant Navy25Fireman and Trimmer Assyrian +
McDonald, John, Merchant Navy50Donkeyman Assyrian +
Parke, Ronald Guy, RN29Yeoman of Signals Assyrian +
Rees, Basil Seymour Price, Merchant Navy27Able Seaman Assyrian +
Tripp, Thomas, Merchant Navy22Able Seaman Assyrian +
Upton, Cyril Colston, RNPetty Officer Telegraphist Assyrian +

18 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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