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 Ilorin.

Aboard Ilorin when hit on 1 Sep 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Amajoyi, Jeremiah, Merchant NavyKroo CookIlorin +
Ben, , Merchant NavyBoatswain (Bosun)Ilorin +
Bott, Charles Lewis, Merchant Navy64MasterIlorin +
Chuta, Peter, Merchant Navy27WatchmanIlorin +
Davis, , Merchant NavyHeadmanIlorin +
Dixon, , Merchant NavyGangmanIlorin +
Edward, , Merchant NavyTraineeIlorin +
Ekwere, Owen V., Merchant NavyStewardIlorin +
Ekwere, Philip, Merchant NavySteward’s BoyIlorin +
Ekwere, Samuel Ubaha, Merchant NavySteward’s BoyIlorin +
Emanuel, , Merchant NavyWinchmanIlorin +
Garven, William, Merchant Navy55Chief Engineer OfficerIlorin +
George, , Merchant NavyLabourerIlorin +
Gilbert, , Merchant NavyQuartermasterIlorin +
John, , Merchant NavySteward’s BoyIlorin +
Johnson, , Merchant NavyCookIlorin +
Jones, Gilbert Howson, Merchant Navy51Chief OfficerIlorin +
Josiah, , Merchant NavyGreaserIlorin +
O'Bonne, Frederick, Merchant NavyTrimmerIlorin +
Ojo, , Merchant NavyGreaserIlorin +
Paul, , Merchant NavyTrimmerIlorin +
Peter, , Merchant NavyWinchmanIlorin +
Robert, , Merchant NavyGangmanIlorin +
Robert, , Merchant NavyFiremanIlorin +
Roper, Herbert Ernest, Merchant Navy56Second Engineer OfficerIlorin +
Sam, , Merchant NavyLabourerIlorin +
Samson, , Merchant NavyWinchmanIlorin +
Steven, , Merchant NavyFiremanIlorin +
Thomas, , Merchant NavyWinchmanIlorin +
Tom, , Merchant NavyQuartermasterIlorin +
Tom, , Merchant NavyLabourerIlorin +
Victor, , Merchant NavyTraineeIlorin +
Wilson, , Merchant NavyLabourerIlorin +

33 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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