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
NigerianAmajoyi, Jeremiah, Merchant NavyKroo CookIlorin +
NigerianBen, , Merchant NavyBoatswain (Bosun)Ilorin +
BritishBott, Charles Lewis, Merchant Navy64MasterIlorin +
NigerianChuta, Peter, Merchant Navy27WatchmanIlorin +
NigerianDavis, , Merchant NavyHeadmanIlorin +
NigerianDixon, , Merchant NavyGangmanIlorin +
NigerianEdward, , Merchant NavyTraineeIlorin +
NigerianEkwere, Owen V., Merchant NavyStewardIlorin +
NigerianEkwere, Philip, Merchant NavySteward’s BoyIlorin +
NigerianEkwere, Samuel Ubaha, Merchant NavySteward’s BoyIlorin +
NigerianEmanuel, , Merchant NavyWinchmanIlorin +
BritishGarven, William, Merchant Navy55Chief Engineer OfficerIlorin +
NigerianGeorge, , Merchant NavyLabourerIlorin +
NigerianGilbert, , Merchant NavyQuartermasterIlorin +
NigerianJohn, , Merchant NavySteward’s BoyIlorin +
NigerianJohnson, , Merchant NavyCookIlorin +
BritishJones, Gilbert Howson, Merchant Navy51Chief OfficerIlorin +
NigerianJosiah, , Merchant NavyGreaserIlorin +
NigerianO'Bonne, Frederick, Merchant NavyTrimmerIlorin +
NigerianOjo, , Merchant NavyGreaserIlorin +
NigerianPaul, , Merchant NavyTrimmerIlorin +
NigerianPeter, , Merchant NavyWinchmanIlorin +
NigerianRobert, , Merchant NavyFiremanIlorin +
NigerianRobert, , Merchant NavyGangmanIlorin +
BritishRoper, Herbert Ernest, Merchant Navy56Second Engineer OfficerIlorin +
NigerianSam, , Merchant NavyLabourerIlorin +
NigerianSamson, , Merchant NavyWinchmanIlorin +
NigerianSteven, , Merchant NavyFiremanIlorin +
NigerianThomas, , Merchant NavyWinchmanIlorin +
NigerianTom, , Merchant NavyLabourerIlorin +
NigerianTom, , Merchant NavyQuartermasterIlorin +
NigerianVictor, , Merchant NavyTraineeIlorin +
NigerianWilson, , 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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