Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam merchant

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

Aboard Orsa when hit on 21 Oct 1939

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NameAgeRankServed on
BritishBushfield, John, Merchant Navy20Fireman and TrimmerOrsa +
BritishCadwallader, Peter Alexander, Merchant Navy59Chief Engineer OfficerOrsa +
BritishDuthie, William, Merchant Navy39Fireman and TrimmerOrsa +
BritishEvans, John Elias, Merchant Navy42Lamp Trimmer and Able SeamanOrsa +
BritishForster, John Gabriel, Merchant Navy48Chief OfficerOrsa +
BritishJardine, H.R., Merchant Navy52Second Engineer OfficerOrsa +
BritishKelly, Michael, Merchant Navy19TrimmerOrsa +
BritishMackay, Ewen, Merchant Navy19Ordinary SeamanOrsa +
BritishMackinnon, John, Merchant Navy45Able SeamanOrsa +
BritishMcDonald, Roderick John Mcghee, Merchant Navy18Ordinary SeamanOrsa +
BritishMcGuire, James, Merchant Navy30Assistant Engineer and DonkeymanOrsa +
BritishMoir, William, Merchant Navy28Able SeamanOrsa +
BritishNunes, Frank, Merchant Navy22Ordinary SeamanOrsa +
BritishRyan, William Patrick, Merchant Navy51CookOrsa +
BritishSimpson, Alexander, Merchant Navy38MasterOrsa +
BritishSteel, H., Merchant Navy44Junior Engineer OfficerOrsa +

16 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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