Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam merchant

Garlinge under her former name Petworth. Photo courtesy of the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, P12357

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

Aboard Garlinge when hit on 10 Nov 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
BritishBarnes, William Charles, Merchant NavyMasterGarlinge
BritishByrne, Thomas Arthur, Merchant Navy27Second OfficerGarlinge +
BritishByron, Ernest, Merchant Navy29Fireman and TrimmerGarlinge +
BritishChristensen, Karlo Frode, Merchant Navy58Second Engineer OfficerGarlinge +
BritishClifford, William Frederick, Merchant Navy30StewardGarlinge +
BritishCole, Robert, Merchant Navy46Fireman and TrimmerGarlinge +
BritishDaymond, William, Merchant Navy31Fireman and TrimmerGarlinge +
BritishDe Redder, George Henry, Merchant Navy26Boatswain (Bosun)Garlinge +
BritishDowson, Norman, RN20Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Garlinge +
BritishFowler, Arthur H., Merchant Navy28SailorGarlinge +
BritishFoy, William, Merchant Navy46Fireman and TrimmerGarlinge +
BritishHarries, Kenneth George, Merchant Navy21Third Engineer OfficerGarlinge +
BritishHeslop, Henry, Merchant Navy19Fireman and TrimmerGarlinge +
BritishHornsby, Stanley, Merchant Navy35Able SeamanGarlinge +
BritishJones, Wilfred, RN22Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Garlinge +
BritishMcCormack, John Johnstone, RN19Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Garlinge +
BritishMcManus, William, British Army31Gunner (DEMS gunner)Garlinge +
BritishMohamed Hydi, , Merchant Navy61DonkeymanGarlinge +
BritishO'Meara, Michael Joseph, British Army23Gunner (DEMS gunner)Garlinge +
BritishRead, Ernest Edward, RN35Convoy Ordinary SignalmanGarlinge +
BritishRobson, James Frederick, British Army28Serjeant (DEMS gunner)Garlinge +
BritishSloan, Wallace, Merchant Navy19CookGarlinge +
BritishSmith, Spoors, British Army24Gunner (DEMS gunner)Garlinge +
BritishTurner, John Robert, Merchant Navy31Fireman and TrimmerGarlinge +
BritishWiseman, John, Merchant Navy17Second Radio OfficerGarlinge +
BritishWoods, Hebden, Merchant Navy55Chief Engineer OfficerGarlinge +

26 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?
If you wish to add a crewmember to the listing we would need most of this information: ship name, nationality, name, dob, place of birth, service (merchant marine, ...), rank or job on board. We have place for a photo as well if provided. You can e-mail us the information here.