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
BritishBurke, Thomas, Merchant Navy21TrimmerAssyrian +
BritishCampbell, David, Merchant Navy29Fireman and TrimmerAssyrian +
BritishChard, Owen, Merchant Navy28CarpenterAssyrian +
BritishDonoghue, William, Merchant Navy28TrimmerAssyrian +
BritishEvans, William Thomas, Merchant Navy37Fireman and TrimmerAssyrian +
BritishGilray, Hugh Robert Harper, Merchant Navy26Fireman and TrimmerAssyrian +
BritishHughes, Samuel, Merchant Navy48Fireman and TrimmerAssyrian +
BritishI'Anson, Francis James, Merchant Navy22TrimmerAssyrian +
BritishJohns, Harold Edward, Merchant Navy38Able SeamanAssyrian +
BritishKearon, Reginald Sanderson, Merchant NavyMasterAssyrian, Belgravian
BritishKeogan, Stuart, Merchant Navy25Third Engineer OfficerAssyrian +
BritishKing, John, Merchant Navy60Chief OfficerAssyrian +
BritishMcArdle, Bernard, Merchant Navy25Fireman and TrimmerAssyrian +
BritishMcDonald, John, Merchant Navy50DonkeymanAssyrian +
BritishParke, Ronald Guy, RN29Yeoman of SignalsAssyrian +
BritishRees, Basil Seymour Price, Merchant Navy27Able SeamanAssyrian +
BritishTripp, Thomas, Merchant Navy22Able SeamanAssyrian +
BritishUpton, Cyril Colston, RNPetty Officer TelegraphistAssyrian +

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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