Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam merchant

Photo courtesy of Harold Appleyard

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

Aboard Medjerda when hit on 18 Mar 1941

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

NameAgeRankServed on
BritishAnderson, Magnus, Merchant Navy23Able SeamanMedjerda +
BritishAnderson, Robert, Merchant Navy43DonkeymanMedjerda +
BritishBanks, Charles Edward, Merchant Navy34MasterMedjerda +
BritishBrown, John Stonehouse, Merchant Navy20Able SeamanMedjerda +
BritishBrownless, Alan, Merchant Navy15Mess Room BoyMedjerda +
BritishCatchpole, Kenneth, RNVR26Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Medjerda +
BritishCozens, Harry Cubitt, Merchant Navy21Fourth Engineer OfficerMedjerda +
BritishCrozier, Robert Cheshire, Merchant Navy24Fireman and TrimmerMedjerda +
BritishCushley, William, Merchant Navy38Fireman and TrimmerMedjerda +
BritishDark, Islwyn Frank, RN28Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Medjerda +
BritishDooley, James Harrison, Merchant Navy24Third Engineer OfficerMedjerda +
BritishEdge, Frederick William, Merchant Navy26SailorMedjerda +
BritishElder, Clifford, Merchant Navy20Assistant StewardMedjerda +
BritishFranklin, Raymond George, Merchant Navy16Ordinary SeamanMedjerda +
BritishGunn, William, Merchant Navy34StewardMedjerda +
BritishHancock, Norman, Merchant Navy27Second Radio OfficerMedjerda +
BritishHenderson, James, Merchant Navy35Fireman and TrimmerMedjerda +
BritishHenderson, Robert Henry, Merchant Navy27Fireman and TrimmerMedjerda +
BritishHurrell, Albert, Merchant Navy22SailorMedjerda +
SwedishKarlson, K., Merchant Navy59Fireman and TrimmerMedjerda +
BritishKitching, Hutton, Merchant Navy28Fireman and TrimmerMedjerda +
BritishLawrenson, Franklan Davison, Merchant Navy34Second Engineer OfficerMedjerda +
BritishLongster, Clemence James, Merchant Navy34Able SeamanMedjerda +
BritishLye, Arthur, Merchant Navy31CookMedjerda +
BritishMcDonald, Joseph, Merchant Navy27Second OfficerMedjerda +
BritishMcLevy, John Charles, Merchant Navy19Third Radio OfficerMedjerda +
BritishMyers, George, Merchant Navy53Chief OfficerMedjerda +
BritishO'Kane, John Andrew, Merchant Navy17Ordinary SeamanMedjerda +
BritishPearce, Frederick William, RN21Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Medjerda +
BritishPhillips, Robert, Merchant Navy28Third OfficerMedjerda +
BritishPreston, Edward James, RM47Marine (DEMS gunner)Medjerda +
BritishRoberts, Harry, Merchant Navy26SailorMedjerda +
BritishRoberts, Robert David, Merchant Navy29Boatswain (Bosun)Medjerda +
BritishRutherford, John, Merchant Navy25Fireman and TrimmerMedjerda +
BritishSanders, James, Merchant Navy33Fireman and TrimmerMedjerda +
BritishStewart, John George, Merchant Navy38Chief Engineer OfficerMedjerda +
BritishSuggitt, Robert William, Merchant Navy26Galley BoyMedjerda +
BelgianVolkaerts, Louis, Merchant Navy45Able SeamanMedjerda +
BritishWilkinson, Hubert, Merchant Navy41First Radio OfficerMedjerda +

39 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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