Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British motor tanker

Photo courtesy of Richard Cox

This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the British motor tanker Wellfield.

Aboard Wellfield when hit on 5 Jun 1941

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

NameAgeRankServed on
BritishBaker, George Charles, Merchant Navy27Deck HandWellfield
BritishCameron, Malcolm, Merchant Navy43Chief OfficerWellfield +
BritishCarnes, Charles, Merchant Navy38Chief Engineer OfficerWellfield
BritishCowell, John, Merchant Navy28Assistant EngineerWellfield +
BritishFox, Henry, Merchant Navy58DonkeymanWellfield
BritishHadley, Edward, Merchant Navy37GreaserWellfield
BritishHall, Isaac, Merchant Navy45PumpmanWellfield +
BritishJohnston, Alexander, Merchant Navy39First Radio OfficerWellfield
BritishKane, James, Merchant Navy32Chief StewardWellfield
BritishKeel, Ronald, Merchant Navy20Junior Engineer OfficerWellfield
BritishKershaw, Charles, Merchant Navy20SailorWellfield
BritishLiddle, James, Merchant Navy52CarpenterWellfield
BritishLincoln, Frederick, Merchant Navy24Able SeamanWellfield
BritishLindh, Einar, Merchant Navy25Second OfficerWellfield +
BritishLoader, George, Merchant Navy22FiremanWellfield
BritishMcCall, Michael, Merchant Navy26Third OfficerWellfield
BritishMcKenzie, Murdock, Merchant Navy26Able SeamanWellfield
BritishMoodie, Thomas, Merchant Navy20Junior Engineer OfficerWellfield +
BritishRedford, Authur, Merchant Navy23Able SeamanWellfield
BritishShaw, John, Merchant Navy27Deck HandWellfield
BritishSilcock, Samuel, Merchant Navy16Mess Room StewardWellfield
BritishSingleton, Thomas, Merchant Navy26Third Engineer OfficerWellfield
BritishSmith, James Edward, Merchant Navy51MasterWellfield +
BritishThompson, William, Merchant Navy18Ordinary SeamanWellfield
BritishTimlin, Edward, Merchant Navy30Fourth Engineer OfficerWellfield +
BritishWhalley, Ralph, Merchant Navy38FiremanWellfield
BritishWood, Harry, Merchant Navy19FiremanWellfield +

27 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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