Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam merchant

Photo courtesy of the Allen Collection

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

Aboard Beaverdale when hit on 2 Apr 1941

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

NameAgeRankServed on
BritishAtkinson, William, Merchant Navy21TrimmerBeaverdale +
BritishBarker, Robert William, Merchant Navy29Chief OfficerBeaverdale +
BritishBurns, John, Merchant Navy21TrimmerBeaverdale +
BritishByrne, William, Merchant Navy38FiremanBeaverdale +
BritishCottle, Leslie, Merchant Navy18Ordinary SeamanBeaverdale +
BritishCummings, John Alexander, Merchant Navy30Sixth Engineer OfficerBeaverdale +
BritishDraper, Charles, Merchant NavyMasterBeaverdale
BritishHolbrook, Frank Reginald, Merchant Navy20Assistant StewardBeaverdale +
BritishHooton, Frederick Richard, Merchant Navy52Second Engineer OfficerBeaverdale +
BritishHughes, Wilfred, Merchant Navy28Radio OfficerBeaverdale
BritishJones, John Flood, RN39Leading Seaman (DEMS gunner)Beaverdale +
BritishLovett, George, Merchant Navy17Ordinary SeamanBeaverdale +
BritishMasson, Ian, Merchant Navy29StewardBeaverdale +
BritishMcCann, William, Merchant Navy47GreaserBeaverdale +
BritishMogan, Edward, Merchant Navy25TrimmerBeaverdale +
BritishMott, James Thomas, Merchant Navy43DonkeymanBeaverdale +
BritishMullineaux, William Charles, Merchant Navy43FiremanBeaverdale +
BritishO'Leary, John, Merchant Navy62Chief CookBeaverdale
BritishO'Meara, James, Merchant Navy20TrimmerBeaverdale +
BritishPower, Joseph, Merchant Navy22FiremanBeaverdale +
BritishSalter, William John, Merchant Navy49Engineer OfficerBeaverdale
BritishShrimpton, William Charles, Merchant Navy25Able SeamanBeaverdale +
BritishWarans, Armand Lambert, Merchant NavyCarpenterBeaverdale
BritishWilson, Frank Rivern, Merchant Navy51BakerBeaverdale +
AustralianWinton, John, Merchant Navy24FiremanBeaverdale +
CanadianYounghusband, Robin Stuart, Merchant Navy18CadetBeaverdale +

26 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?
If you wish to add a crewmember to the listing we would need most of this information: ship name, nationality, name, dob, place of birth, service (merchant marine, ...), rank or job on board. We have place for a photo as well if provided. You can e-mail us the information here.