Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

Empire Springbuck

British steam merchant

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

Aboard Empire Springbuck when hit on 9 Sep 1941

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NameAgeRankServed on
BritishBailey, Leonard, British Army34Gunner (DEMS gunner)Empire Springbuck +
BritishBell, Quintin Bone, Merchant Navy55Chief Engineer OfficerEmpire Springbuck +
BritishBowie, James Watson, RN31Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Empire Springbuck +
BritishBrunton, Joseph, Merchant Navy19Cabin BoyEmpire Springbuck +
BritishBuckley, John, Merchant Navy20First Radio OfficerEmpire Springbuck +
BritishCameron, John, Merchant Navy55Fireman and GreaserEmpire Springbuck +
BritishCurrie, Peter Patrick, Merchant Navy27Able SeamanEmpire Springbuck +
BritishDalton, Alan Francis, Merchant Navy22Third OfficerEmpire Springbuck +
BritishDicks, Frank, Merchant Navy28Fireman and GreaserEmpire Springbuck +
BritishDocherty, John, Merchant Navy23SailorEmpire Springbuck +
BritishDoran, Gerard, Merchant Navy34Able SeamanEmpire Springbuck +
BritishFenwick, Norman, Merchant Navy25Third Engineer OfficerEmpire Springbuck +
BritishFerguson, James, Merchant Navy22Fireman and GreaserEmpire Springbuck +
BritishGalbraith, John, Merchant Navy57Able SeamanEmpire Springbuck +
BritishGibson, James, Merchant Navy26Second Radio OfficerEmpire Springbuck +
BritishHazeldean, Robert Mackay, Merchant Navy17Cabin BoyEmpire Springbuck +
BritishHillier, Hubert Cecil, Merchant Navy49Second Engineer OfficerEmpire Springbuck +
BritishJenkins, Thomas Alfred, Merchant Navy34Chief StewardEmpire Springbuck +
BritishKeith, Peter McGuinness, Merchant Navy22Galley BoyEmpire Springbuck +
BritishLeonard, Robert Percival, Merchant Navy43Chief OfficerEmpire Springbuck +
BritishMaloney, Joseph, British Army28Gunner (DEMS gunner)Empire Springbuck +
BritishMcGavin, Edward Henderson, Merchant Navy32Able SeamanEmpire Springbuck +
BritishMcKendrick, William Shearer, Merchant Navy29CookEmpire Springbuck +
BritishMcLean, Malcolm, Merchant Navy32Able SeamanEmpire Springbuck +
BritishMcMillan, David, Merchant Navy25SailorEmpire Springbuck +
BritishMulligan, John Joseph, Merchant Navy27DonkeymanEmpire Springbuck +
BritishMurray, James, Merchant Navy36Boatswain (Bosun)Empire Springbuck +
BritishNess, James Maclean, Merchant Navy21Fireman and GreaserEmpire Springbuck +
BritishNoble, George, Merchant Navy23Able SeamanEmpire Springbuck +
BritishO'Connell, Watson Edward, Merchant Navy37MasterEmpire Springbuck +
BritishPeacock, Allan Scott, RN28Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Empire Springbuck +
BritishPrice, John, Merchant Navy17Mess Room BoyEmpire Springbuck +
BritishQuinn, John, Merchant Navy24Fireman and GreaserEmpire Springbuck +
BritishRobertson, Edward, Merchant Navy21Fireman and GreaserEmpire Springbuck +
BritishSinnott, James, Merchant Navy25SailorEmpire Springbuck +
BritishSmart, Henry James, RN36Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Empire Springbuck +
BritishSmith, John Murdo, Merchant Navy30Second OfficerEmpire Springbuck +
IrishWard, William Alexander, Merchant Navy43CarpenterEmpire Springbuck +
BritishWild, Samuel, Merchant Navy34Fourth Engineer OfficerEmpire Springbuck +

39 persons found.

Served on indicates the ships we have listed for the person, some were stationed on multiple ships hit by U-boats.

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