Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British motor merchant

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 motor merchant Peisander.

Aboard Peisander when hit on 17 May 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
BritishActon, Harold, Merchant Navy18Ordinary SeamanPeisander
BritishBarthwick, John, Merchant Navy17ApprenticePeisander
BritishBower, James Clement, Merchant Navy18Third Radio OfficerPeisander
IrishBoylan, Thomas Edward, Merchant Navy25Second Radio OfficerPeisander
BritishBrown, Frank Antony, Merchant Navy37Chief OfficerPeisander
BritishBrown, Ralph, 39DEMS gunnerPeisander
BritishBrowning, Ian, Merchant Navy21Fourth OfficerPeisander
BritishBurden, William C., 30DEMS gunnerPeisander
BritishChapman, John, Merchant Navy30Third OfficerPeisander
ChineseCheung Song, , Merchant Navy32StewardPeisander
ChineseCheung Yong, , Merchant Navy25StewardPeisander
ChineseChin Pang, , Merchant Navy40CookPeisander
ChineseChong Kai, , Merchant Navy48Fireman No. 1Peisander
ChineseChong Yet, , Merchant Navy40Fireman No. 2Peisander
ChineseChow How, , Merchant Navy42Galley BoyPeisander
IrishConnolly, James, Merchant Navy49Boatswain (Bosun)Peisander
BritishCooper, Alfred, Merchant Navy27Able SeamanPeisander
BritishDuckett, Benjamin A., Merchant Navy35Supplementary Second Engineer OfficerPeisander
BritishEvans, David, Merchant Navy18Deck BoyPeisander
BritishEvans, John, Merchant Navy21Able SeamanPeisander
BritishFerry, Henry Victor, Merchant Navy30Third Engineer OfficerPeisander
BritishGaler, William A., Merchant Navy20Able SeamanPeisander
BritishGarroch, William, Merchant Navy48Chief Engineer OfficerPeisander
BritishGellatly, James, Merchant Navy23Fifth Engineer OfficerPeisander
BritishGunson, William, Merchant Navy18Deck BoyPeisander
BritishHaywood, Ronald, Merchant Navy22Assistant EngineerPeisander
BritishHynes, Patrick, Merchant Navy17Deck BoyPeisander
BritishJones, Morris, Merchant Navy59Able SeamanPeisander
ChineseLau Shing, , Merchant Navy37StorekeeperPeisander
ChineseLeung Chung, , Merchant Navy37Second CookPeisander
ChineseLeung Pui, , Merchant Navy35FitterPeisander
ChineseLi Hock, , Merchant Navy40GreaserPeisander
ChineseLi Hong, , Merchant Navy51FitterPeisander
ChineseLok Tung, , Merchant Navy51Chief CookPeisander
ChineseLom Fat, , Merchant Navy32StewardPeisander
ChineseLow Tim, , Merchant Navy38Fireman No. 4Peisander
BritishMallon, John, Merchant Navy19Ordinary SeamanPeisander
ChineseMan Chin, , Merchant Navy46SailorPeisander
ChineseMan Chong, , Merchant Navy32SailorPeisander
ChineseMan Ong, , Merchant Navy26SailorPeisander
BritishMargerson, Stephen, Merchant Navy21First Radio OfficerPeisander
IrishMayne, Charles, Merchant Navy53CarpenterPeisander
BritishMeredith, James, Merchant Navy24Able SeamanPeisander
BritishMurdock, John, RN26Able SeamanPeisander
BritishPartington, Horace, Merchant Navy24Fourth Engineer OfficerPeisander
BritishSanders, John, Merchant Navy42Lamp TrimmerPeisander
BritishScott, Arthur, Merchant Navy24Junior Engineer OfficerPeisander
BritishShaw, Angus, Merchant Navy57MasterPeisander
ChineseShuk Sou, , Merchant Navy36StewardPeisander
ChineseSin Tam, , Merchant Navy40GreaserPeisander
BritishSmith, Arthur, Merchant Navy24Able SeamanPeisander
BritishSwanick, Stephen, Merchant Navy24Able SeamanPeisander
BritishTaylor, Charles, Merchant Navy33Able SeamanPeisander
BritishTaylor, Tom E., Merchant Navy17ApprenticePeisander
BritishThomas, William, Merchant Navy34Second OfficerPeisander
BritishWaterhouse, Donald, Merchant Navy28First ElectricianPeisander
BritishWebster, William, Merchant Navy38Able SeamanPeisander
BritishWilson, John William, Merchant Navy40Second Engineer OfficerPeisander
BritishWorsp, Richard William, Merchant Navy42Chief StewardPeisander
BritishWoyle, Leonard, Merchant Navy37StewardPeisander
ChineseYong Kwok, , Merchant Navy40SailorPeisander

61 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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