Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam merchant

Photo courtesy of Paul Johnson Collection

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

Aboard Linaria when hit on 24 Feb 1941

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Birkedale, William Frederick Theodore, Merchant Navy54Second Officer Linaria +
Black, Archibald, Merchant Navy62Able Seaman Linaria +
Briars, Frank, RNR28Seaman (DEMS gunner) Linaria +
Brincat, John, Merchant Navy47Fireman and Trimmer Linaria +
Brotherston, George, Merchant Navy62Boatswain (Bosun) Linaria +
Cannon, Kenneth, Merchant Navy15Deck Boy Linaria +
Cash, Frederick John, Merchant NavyFireman Linaria +
Connolly, Patrick, Merchant Navy28Fireman and Trimmer Linaria +
Davis, John Robert, Merchant Navy22Able Seaman Linaria +
Green, Cornelius, Merchant Navy36Fireman and Trimmer Linaria +
Grunson, William, Merchant Navy54Able Seaman Linaria +
Hall, Ronald, Merchant Navy15Galley Boy Linaria +
Hull, Thomas, Merchant Navy28Cook Linaria +
Johnson, John, Merchant Navy34Donkeyman Linaria +
Lamport, Stanley, Merchant Navy16Mess Room Boy Linaria +
Little, James, Merchant Navy15Cabin Boy Linaria +
Little, Robert, Merchant Navy65Chief Engineer Officer Linaria +
McCauley, Denis, Merchant Navy40Steward Linaria +
Mooney, John Scott, Merchant Navy21Sailor Linaria +
O'Grady, John, Merchant Navy29Second Radio Officer Linaria +
Parker, Reginald George, Merchant Navy31Chief Officer Linaria +
Peak, Thomas Turner, Merchant Navy43Third Officer Linaria +
Phillips, Thomas, Merchant Navy29Third Engineer Officer Linaria +
Roberts, Ernest Henri, Merchant Navy29First Radio Officer Linaria +
Rodriguez, Militas Manuel, Merchant Navy45Fireman and Trimmer Linaria +
Shaw, Robert Sadler, Merchant Navy36Second Engineer Officer Linaria +
Shield, Leslie, Merchant Navy15Deck Boy Linaria +
Speed, Henry Theodore, Merchant Navy54Master Linaria +
Steadman, Harold Francis, RN24Able Seaman (DEMS gunner) Linaria +
Thompson, Neil Duncan Morrison, Merchant Navy38Carpenter Linaria +
Whyte, James, Merchant Navy32Fireman and Trimmer Linaria +
Williams, Thomas, Merchant Navy61Able Seaman Linaria +
Wilson, Arthur, Merchant Navy17Deck Boy Linaria +
Wilson, James Patrick, Merchant Navy22Fireman and Trimmer Linaria +
Young, David Legg, Merchant Navy32Sailor Linaria +

35 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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