Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam tanker

Photo courtesy of World Ship Photo Library

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

Aboard Cerinthus when hit on 10 Nov 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
BritishAitken, Hendry Caddell, Merchant Navy58Chief Engineer OfficerCerinthus +
BritishBoon, James, Merchant Navy18SailorCerinthus +
BritishCarlin, John George, Merchant NavyThird OfficerCerinthus
BritishChadwick, James, Merchant Navy47MasterCerinthus +
BritishChilcott, Bromley William, Merchant Navy18Third Radio OfficerCerinthus +
BritishColbon, William, Merchant NavyDonkeymanCerinthus
BritishCrouch, Victor James, Merchant Navy21Able SeamanCerinthus +
BritishDavies, Robinson, Merchant Navy41CookCerinthus +
BritishDeal, Frederick George, Merchant Navy54Able SeamanSan Alberto, Cerinthus
BritishDickenson, Leonard Arthur, Merchant Navy39Able SeamanCerinthus +
BritishGhani, Cyril, Merchant Navy15Galley BoyCerinthus +
BritishGrigg, James Henry, Merchant Navy19FiremanCerinthus +
BritishHardaker, Horace, Merchant Navy27Second OfficerCerinthus +
BritishHawkins, Percy, Merchant NavyChief OfficerCerinthus
BritishHerbage, Sidney George, RN34Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Cerinthus +
BritishJones, Walter Westbury, Merchant Navy48DonkeymanCerinthus +
BritishLiversedge, Harold Ernest, Merchant Navy19Ordinary SeamanCerinthus +
BritishMcClughan, Robert Cecil Thomas, Merchant Navy27Able SeamanCerinthus +
BritishPaterson, John Jack, Merchant Navy27Third Engineer OfficerCerinthus +
BritishPeacock, Ernest William, RNAble Seaman (DEMS gunner)Cerinthus +
BritishPinner, John Claude, British ArmyGunner (DEMS gunner)Cerinthus +
BritishSimpson, Walter, Merchant NavyPumpmanCerinthus
BritishSmith, George, Merchant NavyFiremanCerinthus
BritishTyrrell, Leslie William, Merchant Navy45Second Engineer OfficerCerinthus +
BritishYearwood, Issac, Merchant Navy66Chief StewardCerinthus +

25 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.