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

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NameAgeRankServed on
Anderson, Carl, Merchant Navy60CarpenterGrelhead +
Anderson, Edward, Merchant Navy19SailorGrelhead +
Bathgate, James Beattie, RN20Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Grelhead +
Bellas, John Howard, Merchant Navy18Ordinary SeamanGrelhead +
Bernardino, Jose, Merchant Navy48Able SeamanGrelhead +
Booker, Reuben, British Army27Gunner (DEMS gunner)Grelhead +
Boyd, James, Merchant Navy43Fireman and TrimmerGrelhead +
Brown, Charles, Merchant Navy50Fireman and TrimmerGrelhead +
Brown, Kofie, Merchant Navy53Fireman and TrimmerGrelhead +
Cederholme, Frederick, Merchant Navy58Boatswain (Bosun)Grelhead +
Coats, John, Merchant Navy16Third Radio OfficerGrelhead
Coker, Cornelius, Merchant Navy58Fireman and TrimmerGrelhead +
Cooper, Peter Douglas, Merchant Navy25Third OfficerGrelhead +
Dales, Wilfred, Merchant Navy16Deck BoyGrelhead +
Donald, Robert Simpson, Merchant Navy26Fourth Engineer OfficerGrelhead +
Edginton, Alfred William, Merchant Navy33Able SeamanGrelhead +
Elliott, Stanley James, Merchant Navy41Able SeamanGrelhead +
Fernie, Robertson Malcolm, Merchant Navy36First Radio OfficerGrelhead +
Fleming, Francis Joseph, Merchant Navy17Mess Room BoyGrelhead +
Gonzalez, Rogelio, Merchant Navy28CookGrelhead +
Green, George Frederick, Merchant Navy34Chief OfficerGrelhead +
Hogan, Richard Henry, Merchant Navy58Second Engineer OfficerGrelhead +
Jackson, David, Merchant Navy44Fireman and TrimmerGrelhead +
Kodwo Esuon, , Merchant Navy46Fireman and TrimmerGrelhead +
Lynch, James, Merchant Navy25Able SeamanGrelhead +
Mather, George Henry, RN27Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Grelhead +
Mathieson, John, Merchant Navy20Second Radio OfficerGrelhead +
McAuley, John, Merchant Navy52Fireman and TrimmerGrelhead +
Miles, Griffith William, Merchant Navy56Third Engineer OfficerGrelhead +
Moneypenny, David Lowry, RN31Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Grelhead +
Mulock, Ernest William, Merchant Navy17Assistant StewardGrelhead +
Nellist, Andrew Storm, Merchant Navy20Ordinary SeamanGrelhead
Parkin, John, British Army28Gunner (DEMS gunner)Grelhead +
Pirie, Charles John, Merchant Navy54MasterGrelhead +
Reed, Jack, Merchant Navy17Galley BoyGrelhead +
Reid, Thomas Steen, Merchant Navy47Chief StewardGrelhead +
Rolleston, David John, RN21Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Grelhead +
Snowball, Thomas, Merchant Navy49DonkeymanGrelhead +
Tyne, Rufus, Merchant Navy45Fireman and TrimmerGrelhead +
Underwood, Richard William, Merchant Navy42Second OfficerGrelhead +
Williams, Thomas, Merchant Navy39Fireman and TrimmerGrelhead +
Williamson, Harry, Merchant Navy51Chief Engineer OfficerGrelhead +
Zabner, 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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