Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

Canford Chine

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 Canford Chine.

Aboard Canford Chine when hit on 10 Feb 1941

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Ali Chand, , Merchant Navy25Fireman and TrimmerCanford Chine +
Ali Harmuz, , Merchant Navy35Fireman and TrimmerCanford Chine +
Ali Sayed, , Merchant Navy29Fireman and TrimmerCanford Chine +
Ally Annwar, , Merchant Navy36DonkeymanCanford Chine +
Anwar Ali, , Merchant NavyFireman and TrimmerCanford Chine +
Bevan, George Edmund, Merchant Navy20Ordinary SeamanCanford Chine +
Carolis, Jonkin, Merchant Navy44Fireman and TrimmerCanford Chine +
Driscoll, Daniel, Merchant Navy46Boatswain (Bosun)Canford Chine +
Edwards, William Murton, Merchant Navy28Second OfficerCanford Chine +
Fairney, Christopher Joseph, Merchant Navy29Third OfficerCanford Chine +
Hall, William, Merchant Navy21Able SeamanCanford Chine +
Harrison, Leopold, Merchant Navy22Fireman and TrimmerCanford Chine +
Hing, Wilfred Laurence, Merchant Navy26Fireman and TrimmerCanford Chine +
Jain-Ud-Din, , Merchant Navy44Fireman and TrimmerCanford Chine +
Keogh, Peter, Merchant Navy20SailorCanford Chine +
Laing, Albert Alexander, Merchant Navy53Second Engineer OfficerCanford Chine +
Ledrew, Alec, Merchant NavySailorCanford Chine +
Macdougall, Neil, Merchant Navy52MasterCanford Chine +
Magee, Charles Thomas, Merchant Navy15Deck BoyCanford Chine +
Marshall, George Cecil, Merchant Navy34Able SeamanCanford Chine +
Moore, Joseph Edmund, Merchant Navy15Cabin BoyCanford Chine +
Morgan, William James, Merchant Navy52Chief OfficerCanford Chine +
Muthusami Erode, , Merchant Navy27Fireman and TrimmerCanford Chine +
O'Toole, John William, Merchant Navy24Able SeamanCanford Chine +
Oates, George William, Merchant Navy40First Radio OfficerCanford Chine +
Pile, George, Merchant Navy60Chief Engineer OfficerCanford Chine +
Prindle, Trevor, Merchant Navy15Galley BoyCanford Chine +
Purton, Samuel Thomas, Merchant Navy50Third Engineer OfficerCanford Chine +
Regan, Karen, Merchant Navy24Able SeamanCanford Chine +
Richards, Emlyn Edward, Merchant Navy29Second Radio OfficerCanford Chine +
Scott, Robert Joseph, Merchant Navy23CookCanford Chine +
Shears, Percy Frank, RN20Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Canford Chine +
Thorn, Reginald, Merchant Navy22Mess Room BoyCanford Chine +
Trowbridge, James Harvey, Merchant Navy29Able SeamanCanford Chine +
Watson, Tom Wilson, RN21Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Canford Chine +
Wiggin, Wyndham Lionel, Merchant Navy40StewardCanford Chine +

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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