Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam merchant

Photo courtesy of State Library of New South Wales

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

Aboard Navasota when hit on 5 Dec 1939

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

NameAgeRankServed on
BritishBarette, Walter, Merchant Navy36CarpenterNavasota +
BritishBaylis, Hugh Umphelby, Merchant Navy33Fourth OfficerNavasota +
BritishBerglund, Magnus Albert, Merchant Navy45StorekeeperNavasota +
BritishBoswell, Raymond Harold, Merchant Navy22Fifth Engineer OfficerNavasota +
BritishBrack, John, Merchant Navy23Fireman and TrimmerNavasota +
BritishByrne, Thomas Joseph, Merchant Navy36SailorNavasota +
South AfricanCocks, Percival Rowland Henry, Merchant Navy42Chief OfficerNavasota +
BritishDalgliesh, Benjamin Park, Merchant Navy39Radio OfficerNavasota +
BritishDay, Michael, Merchant Navy52GreaserNavasota +
BritishDixon, James Reynold, Merchant Navy23SailorNavasota +
BritishFinnen, Bernard, Merchant Navy42GreaserNavasota +
BritishGoble, Charles Joseph, Merchant Navy58MasterNavasota +
BritishGriffith, John Lewis, Merchant Navy49Refrigerator Engineer OfficerNavasota +
BritishHalligan, John Thomas, Merchant Navy43Fireman and TrimmerNavasota +
BritishHowgate, James, Merchant Navy30BakerNavasota +
BritishJones, William, Merchant Navy53Fireman and TrimmerNavasota +
IrishJudge, John, Merchant Navy62Able SeamanNavasota +
BritishKennedy, Donald Archibald, Merchant Navy27SailorNavasota +
BritishKilty, Martin, Merchant Navy57Fireman and TrimmerNavasota +
IrishKirwan, James, Merchant Navy19SailorNavasota +
BritishMartin, Robert, Merchant Navy45Fireman and TrimmerNavasota +
BritishMcConnell, Thomas, Merchant Navy34Fireman and TrimmerNavasota +
BritishMetcalfe, Joseph, Merchant Navy21Fireman and TrimmerNavasota +
BritishMolloy, James Joseph, Merchant Navy29Fireman and TrimmerNavasota +
BritishMolloy, Nicholas, Merchant Navy56Boatswain (Bosun)Navasota +
BritishO'Brien, George, Merchant Navy39FiremanNavasota +
BritishO'Brien, Joseph, Merchant Navy42Fireman and TrimmerNavasota +
BritishOsborn, Robert Leonard, Merchant Navy26Third OfficerNavasota +
BritishPace, George, Merchant Navy25Refrigerator Engineer Officer (Junr.)Navasota +
BritishPotter, Reginald Frank, Merchant Navy54Chief Engineer OfficerNavasota +
BritishRoberts, George, Merchant Navy39Fireman and TrimmerNavasota +
BritishRoss, Robert, Merchant Navy63Able SeamanNavasota +
BritishThomas, Jenkin Griffith, Merchant Navy45Second OfficerNavasota +
BritishVanson, Peter Johannes, Merchant Navy50Able SeamanNavasota +
BritishWilkinson, Horace Reginald, Merchant Navy42Assistant StewardNavasota +
BritishWilliams, Robert J., Merchant Navy39GreaserNavasota +
BritishWilliams, Thomas, Merchant Navy33Able SeamanNavasota +

37 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?
If you wish to add a crewmember to the listing we would need most of this information: ship name, nationality, name, dob, place of birth, service (merchant marine, ...), rank or job on board. We have place for a photo as well if provided. You can e-mail us the information here.