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 Deptford.

Aboard Deptford when hit on 13 Dec 1939

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

NameAgeRankServed on
BritishAitken, George, Merchant Navy28FiremanDeptford
BritishAllan, Arthur, Merchant Navy32Second OfficerDeptford +
BritishArmstrong, Sidney, Merchant Navy17Mess Room BoyDeptford +
BritishBerrier, Sidney Arthur, Merchant Navy25Able SeamanDeptford +
BritishBland, Arthur, Merchant Navy23Able SeamanDeptford
BritishBuist, Henry David, Merchant Navy17Cadet ApprenticeDeptford +
BritishCochrane, John, Merchant Navy59Fireman and TrimmerDeptford +
BritishCraine, David Anderson, Merchant Navy26Radio OfficerDeptford +
BritishCrellin, George, Merchant Navy22Cabin BoyDeptford +
BritishCunningham, Robert Rudd, Merchant Navy19Deck BoyDeptford +
BritishCurry, Frederick Steel, Merchant Navy26Second Engineer OfficerDeptford +
BritishDale, Arnold Ernest, Merchant Navy18Galley BoyDeptford +
IrishDuff, William Gerard Joseph, Merchant Navy20Third OfficerDeptford +
BritishFarrier, Peter France, Merchant Navy41CarpenterDeptford +
BritishFerguson, John William, Merchant Navy34MasterDeptford +
BritishGoring, Arthur, Merchant Navy28Able SeamanDeptford +
IrishGowgh, Patrick, Merchant Navy46DonkeymanDeptford
BritishHetherington, Richard, Merchant Navy52Able SeamanDeptford +
BritishHolliday, Walter James, RM51Marine (DEMS gunner)Deptford +
NorwegianJacobsen, Andreas Ingemann Blix, Civilian33Passenger (Pilot)Deptford +
BritishJohnson, Peter Alfred, Merchant Navy18Cadet ApprenticeDeptford +
BritishJohnston, John, Merchant Navy21Ordinary SeamanDeptford +
BritishKey, Leonard, Merchant Navy42CookDeptford +
BritishKinson, Alfred, Merchant Navy35Fireman and TrimmerDeptford +
BritishKulinich, Nicholas, Merchant Navy23FiremanDeptford
BritishMackey, Robert, Merchant Navy47Able SeamanDeptford +
BritishMcClarence, Henry, Merchant Navy48Boatswain (Bosun)Deptford +
BritishMcGlasson, Robert, Merchant Navy51FiremanDeptford
BritishMcKean, James, Merchant Navy52Fireman and TrimmerDeptford +
IrishMoon, William Ernest, Merchant Navy57StewardDeptford +
IrishO'Leary, Jeremiah, Merchant Navy50Fireman and TrimmerDeptford +
BritishRicketts, Lewis John, Merchant Navy18Cadet ApprenticeDeptford +
BritishRobbins, John, Merchant Navy27Fireman and TrimmerDeptford +
NorwegianScgjelderup, Hans, Civilian27Passenger (Coastal Pilot)Deptford +
BritishShaw, John Knaggs, Merchant Navy65Chief OfficerDeptford +
BritishSidebottom, Arthur Charles, Merchant Navy20Fourth Engineer OfficerDeptford +
BritishThomas, William George Elswick, Merchant Navy31Third Engineer OfficerDeptford +
BritishThomson, Quintin Angus, Merchant Navy48Chief Engineer OfficerDeptford +
BritishWoodhams, Donovan William, Merchant Navy16Cadet ApprenticeDeptford +

39 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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