Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British motor merchant

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

Aboard Otaio when hit on 28 Aug 1941

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NameAgeRankServed on
BritishBorlase, Thomas, Merchant Navy27GreaserOtaio +
New ZealandCresswell, Douglas F., Merchant Navy19Ordinary SeamanOtaio +
AmericanDavidson, John, Merchant Navy26Fifth Engineer OfficerOtaio +
BritishDuncan, John, Merchant Navy39Second Refrigerator EngineerOtaio +
AustralianFerguson, Lachlan Alexander, Merchant Navy23Ninth Engineer OfficerOtaio +
BritishFrancis, Walter, Merchant Navy37GreaserOtaio +
BritishGibson, Kenneth John, Merchant Navy16Ordinary SeamanOtaio +
BritishHome, Reginald Claude Wallace, Merchant Navy27Third Radio OfficerOtaio +
BritishKershaw, William, Merchant Navy39Galley BoyOtaio +
BritishKinnell, Gilbert, Merchant NavyMasterOtaio
BritishLloyd, Kenneth, British Army29Gunner (DEMS gunner)Otaio +
BritishNicolson, Murdo Dan, Merchant Navy25Able SeamanOtaio +
BritishWatson, David Craig, Merchant Navy32Third Engineer OfficerOtaio +
BritishWyatt, Edwin, Merchant Navy47Chief StewardOtaio +

14 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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