Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

Empire Progress

British steam merchant



Empire Progress under her former name Andrea. Photo Courtesy of Library of Contemporary History, Stuttgart

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

Aboard Empire Progress when hit on 13 Apr 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
Bowery, Frank, British Army27GunnerEmpire Progress +
Clement, William Rene, Merchant Navy33CookEmpire Progress +
Cooper, James, Merchant Navy37Third Engineer OfficerEmpire Progress +
Davies, Stanley, British Army22GunnerEmpire Progress +
Goodman, Thomas Dent, British Army28Lance Bombardier (DEMS gunner)Empire Progress +
Hewitt, Thomas Stanley, Merchant Navy36MasterEmpire Progress +
Lockhart, Duncan, Merchant NavyChief OfficerEmpire Progress
Mackay, Kenneth, Merchant Navy38Fireman and TrimmerEmpire Progress +
McDonald, Donald, Merchant Navy19Fireman and TrimmerEmpire Progress +
McKendrick, James Weir, Merchant Navy39Chief Engineer OfficerEmpire Progress +
Murphy, Thomas, Merchant Navy20Second Radio OfficerEmpire Progress +
Paul, Norman McLeod, Merchant NavySecond OfficerEmpire Progress
Sansom, Frederick, British Army31Bombardier (DEMS gunner)Empire Progress +
Williams, Geoffrey Dean, Merchant NavyFirst Radio OfficerEmpire Progress +

14 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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