Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

Baron Newlands

British steam merchant

Photo courtesy of the Allen Collection

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

Aboard Baron Newlands when hit on 16 Mar 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
BritishAshford, Septimus Leopold, Merchant Navy25Able SeamanBaron Newlands +
BritishBarnes, Alfred Upton, Merchant Navy42Fireman and TrimmerBaron Newlands +
BritishCockcroft, Frederick Charles, Merchant Navy21Fourth Engineer OfficerBaron Newlands +
BritishCumming, Brian, Merchant Navy23Second OfficerBaron Newlands +
BritishDrabble, Leonard, RN28Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Baron Newlands +
BritishEwing, William Lindsay, Merchant NavyMasterBaron Kelvin, Baron Newlands
BritishGeorge, Thomas, Merchant Navy25Fireman and TrimmerBaron Newlands +
BritishHalford, William, British Army20Lance Bombardier (DEMS gunner)Baron Newlands +
BritishHammersley, George Edward, Merchant Navy24SailorBaron Newlands +
BritishLawless, Harry, British ArmyDEMS gunnerBaron Newlands
IrishLenane, Patrick, Merchant Navy18SailorBaron Newlands +
IrishMartin, David, Merchant Navy44Able SeamanBaron Newlands +
BritishNixon, Clifford, Merchant Navy28Third Engineer OfficerBaron Newlands +
IrishO’Connell, Jeremiah, Merchant Navy33Able SeamanBaron Newlands +
BritishStiff, Joseph Sidney, Merchant Navy21CookBaron Newlands +
BritishThomson, James, RN20Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Baron Newlands +
MalteseVassallo, Amabile, Merchant Navy37Fireman and TrimmerBaron Newlands +
BritishWahter, Jaan, Merchant Navy56Able SeamanBaron Newlands +
BritishWallis, Harold Gordon, RN26Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Baron Newlands +
BritishWarner, Frank Harold, Merchant Navy33StewardBaron Newlands +
BritishWaterworth, William Parker, RNDEMS gunnerBaron Newlands

21 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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