Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam merchant

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

Aboard Grelhead when hit on 2 Dec 1941

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

NameAgeRankServed on
SwedishAnderson, Carl, Merchant Navy60CarpenterGrelhead +
BritishAnderson, Edward, Merchant Navy19SailorGrelhead +
BritishBathgate, James Beattie, RN20Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Grelhead +
BritishBellas, John Howard, Merchant Navy18Ordinary SeamanGrelhead +
PortugueseBernardino, Jose, Merchant Navy48Able SeamanGrelhead +
BritishBooker, Reuben, British Army27Gunner (DEMS gunner)Grelhead +
BritishBoyd, James, Merchant Navy43Fireman and TrimmerGrelhead +
BritishBrown, Charles, Merchant Navy50Fireman and TrimmerGrelhead +
BritishBrown, Kofie, Merchant Navy53Fireman and TrimmerGrelhead +
SwedishCederholme, Frederick, Merchant Navy58Boatswain (Bosun)Grelhead +
BritishCoats, John, Merchant Navy16Third Radio OfficerGrelhead
BritishCoker, Cornelius, Merchant Navy58Fireman and TrimmerGrelhead +
BritishCooper, Peter Douglas, Merchant Navy25Third OfficerGrelhead +
BritishDales, Wilfred, Merchant Navy16Deck BoyGrelhead +
BritishDonald, Robert Simpson, Merchant Navy26Fourth Engineer OfficerGrelhead +
BritishEdginton, Alfred William, Merchant Navy33Able SeamanGrelhead +
BritishElliott, Stanley James, Merchant Navy41Able SeamanGrelhead +
South AfricanFernie, Robertson Malcolm, Merchant Navy36First Radio OfficerGrelhead +
BritishFleming, Francis Joseph, Merchant Navy17Mess Room BoyGrelhead +
SpanishGonzalez, Rogelio, Merchant Navy28CookGrelhead +
BritishGreen, George Frederick, Merchant Navy34Chief OfficerGrelhead +
BritishHogan, Richard Henry, Merchant Navy58Second Engineer OfficerGrelhead +
BritishJackson, David, Merchant Navy44Fireman and TrimmerGrelhead +
BritishKodwo Esuon, , Merchant Navy46Fireman and TrimmerGrelhead +
BritishLynch, James, Merchant Navy25Able SeamanGrelhead +
BritishMather, George Henry, RN27Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Grelhead +
BritishMathieson, John, Merchant Navy20Second Radio OfficerGrelhead +
BritishMcAuley, John, Merchant Navy52Fireman and TrimmerGrelhead +
BritishMiles, Griffith William, Merchant Navy56Third Engineer OfficerGrelhead +
BritishMoneypenny, David Lowry, RN31Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Grelhead +
BritishMulock, Ernest William, Merchant Navy17Assistant StewardGrelhead +
BritishNellist, Andrew Storm, Merchant Navy20Ordinary SeamanGrelhead
BritishParkin, John, British Army28Gunner (DEMS gunner)Grelhead +
BritishPirie, Charles John, Merchant Navy54MasterGrelhead +
BritishReed, Jack, Merchant Navy17Galley BoyGrelhead +
BritishReid, Thomas Steen, Merchant Navy47Chief StewardGrelhead +
BritishRolleston, David John, RN21Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Grelhead +
BritishSnowball, Thomas, Merchant Navy49DonkeymanGrelhead +
BritishTyne, Rufus, Merchant Navy45Fireman and TrimmerGrelhead +
BritishUnderwood, Richard William, Merchant Navy42Second OfficerGrelhead +
BritishWilliams, Thomas, Merchant Navy39Fireman and TrimmerGrelhead +
BritishWilliamson, Harry, Merchant Navy51Chief Engineer OfficerGrelhead +
BritishZabner, Manuel, Merchant Navy34Able SeamanGrelhead +

43 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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