Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

Baron Erskine

British steam merchant




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

Aboard Baron Erskine when hit on 6 Jan 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
Askham, Frederick George, RN28Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Baron Erskine +
Barnes, Noble Dixon, Merchant Navy42CookBaron Erskine +
Bennett, John, Merchant Navy23Fireman and TrimmerBaron Erskine +
Burgess, Alexander Mason, RN29Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Baron Erskine +
Burson, Robin Hinckley, RN29Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Baron Erskine +
Cassidy, John, Merchant Navy21Ordinary SeamanBaron Erskine +
Cumming, George Sharpe, Merchant Navy38MasterBaron Erskine +
Elder, William, Merchant Navy16Galley BoyBaron Erskine +
Ewan, Hugh, Merchant Navy27Fireman and TrimmerBaron Erskine +
Farley, Daniel, Merchant Navy29Able SeamanBaron Erskine +
Farragher, Angus, Merchant Navy20Ordinary SeamanBaron Erskine +
Gilbert, Herbert John, Merchant Navy25Fireman and TrimmerBaron Erskine +
Gilmour, John Cameron Allan, Merchant Navy31Third OfficerBaron Erskine +
Henderson, Ronald, Merchant Navy20Able SeamanBaron Erskine +
Hunter, Henry Laird, Merchant Navy17ApprenticeBaron Erskine +
Hunter, William, Merchant Navy33Fireman and TrimmerBaron Erskine +
Hurley, Michael James, Merchant Navy39Able SeamanBaron Erskine +
Insberg, Charles, Merchant Navy61CarpenterBaron Erskine +
Judge, Vincent Norman, Merchant Navy43Able SeamanBaron Erskine +
Kelly, Arthur, Merchant Navy26First Radio OfficerBaron Erskine +
Long, Donald Falconer, RN34Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Baron Erskine +
Maciver, John, Merchant Navy21Third Engineer OfficerBaron Erskine +
MacMillan, Duncan, Merchant Navy21ApprenticeBaron Erskine +
McCarthy, James, Merchant Navy49Able SeamanBaron Erskine +
McMillan, Charles, British Army21Gunner (DEMS gunner)Baron Erskine +
Morison, Alexander, Merchant Navy29Second Radio OfficerBaron Erskine +
Nisbet, Peter Stark, British Army22Gunner (DEMS gunner)Baron Erskine +
Roberts, Thomas, RN34Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Baron Erskine +
Robertson, James, Merchant Navy51Fireman and TrimmerBaron Erskine +
Ross, David, Merchant Navy19Cabin BoyBaron Erskine +
Russell, Henry Finlayson, Merchant Navy38StewardBaron Erskine +
Sampson, James Dowling, Merchant Navy25Second OfficerBaron Erskine +
Scott, William Gilmore, Merchant Navy50Second Engineer OfficerBaron Erskine +
Skitch, George William, Merchant Navy58Chief Engineer OfficerBaron Erskine +
Smith, Edward William, Merchant Navy59Fireman and TrimmerBaron Erskine +
Smith, James Maloy, Merchant Navy47Boatswain (Bosun)Baron Erskine +
Thomson, Robert Lawrie, Merchant Navy21Fourth Engineer OfficerBaron Erskine +
Tremble, Michael, Merchant Navy19Ordinary SeamanBaron Erskine +
White, Thomas Parker, Merchant Navy40DonkeymanBaron Erskine +
Wilkinson, John, Merchant Navy32Chief OfficerBaron Erskine +
Wilson, Daniel Hurst, Merchant Navy18Mess Room BoyBaron Erskine +

41 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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