Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

HMS Crispin

British Ocean boarding vessel

Crispin before the conversion to an OBV. 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 Ocean boarding vessel HMS Crispin.

Aboard HMS Crispin when hit on 3 Feb 1941

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NameAgeRankServed on
Davies, Roger P.G., NAP23Second Radio OfficerHMS Crispin
Fairbrother, Frederick, RN43Leading SeamanHMS Crispin +
Forester, George William Welch, RN39Commissioned GunnerHMS Crispin
Freeman, Brian Walter, RNVR34LieutenantHMS Crispin +
Giggal, Ashley, NAP30First Radio OfficerHMS Crispin +
Hewitt, George Henry, RN20Able SeamanHMS Crispin +
Holmes, Robert Harland, RNR18MidshipmanHMS Crispin +
Jones, Garth H., NAPThird Radio OfficerHMS Crispin +
Leaske, Javis Johnson Ridley, RNYeoman of SignalsHMS Crispin +
Moloney, Bernard, RNRCommanderHMS Crispin +
Mulcahy, William, RNVR29Sub-Lieutenant (E)HMS Crispin +
Prince, Frank, RN44Leading SeamanHMS Crispin +
Smith, Ernest Sidney, RN18Ordinary SeamanHMS Crispin +
Smith-Cross, Norman Barron, RNR42Lieutenant (E)HMS Crispin +
Stephens, William Henry, NAP33Fireman & TrimmerHMS Crispin +
Underwood, John Edward, NAPWriterHMS Crispin +
Whiteside, Stephen Thomas, RNRLieutenant CommanderHMS Crispin +
Williams, William Thomas, RNAble SeamanHMS Crispin +
Wilson, Cecil James, RN37Able SeamanHMS Crispin +
Wilson, George, NAP43Assistant StewardHMS Crispin +
Wilson, Walter Charles, RFR39Able SeamanHMS Crispin +
Wynes, Robert George, RNR32Leading SeamanHMS Crispin +

22 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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