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 Widestone.

Aboard Widestone when hit on 17 Nov 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
BritishAli Said, , Merchant Navy36Fireman and TrimmerWidestone +
BritishAshton, Calvin, Merchant Navy18Deck BoyWidestone +
BritishAwang Ahmed, , Merchant Navy54Able SeamanWidestone +
BritishAyslu Kassim, , Merchant Navy62Able SeamanWidestone +
BritishBowden, Edward, British Army21Gunner (DEMS gunner)Widestone +
BritishBurrell, Joseph Edward, Merchant Navy42Third Engineer OfficerWidestone +
BritishCrome, Ray, RN21Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Widestone +
BritishDavies, Cyril Henry, RN22Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Widestone +
BritishDollah, Martin, Merchant Navy47Able SeamanWidestone +
BritishEllis, Verrill, Merchant Navy21Third OfficerWidestone +
BritishHussain, Amad, Merchant Navy27Fireman and TrimmerWidestone +
BritishIbrahim, Ben, Merchant Navy49Able SeamanWidestone +
BritishJack, James Alexander, RNRLeading Seaman (DEMS gunner)Widestone +
BritishJohnson, Frederick William, Merchant Navy17Deck BoyWidestone +
BritishJonas, James, Merchant Navy16Assistant StewardWidestone +
BritishJones, Caradoc, Merchant Navy42First Radio OfficerWidestone +
BritishKayoom Abdul, , Merchant Navy32Fireman and TrimmerWidestone +
BritishLandreth, Conrad, Merchant Navy57Chief Engineer OfficerWidestone +
BritishMacdonald, Aulay, Merchant Navy40Second Engineer OfficerWidestone +
BritishMaguire, Daniel, RN20Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Widestone +
BritishMatt, Dollah, Merchant Navy48HandymanWidestone +
BritishMatt Yenal, , Merchant Navy47Able SeamanWidestone +
BritishMeah Somroo, , Merchant Navy32Fireman and TrimmerWidestone +
BritishMiah Shaistha, , Merchant Navy40Fireman and TrimmerWidestone +
BritishMitchell, William, British Army21Lance Bombardier (DEMS gunner)Widestone +
BritishMominoody, , Merchant Navy37DonkeymanWidestone +
BritishPage, Alfred, Merchant Navy14Galley BoyWidestone +
BritishRaistrick, William Robinson, Merchant Navy64Chief StewardWidestone +
BritishRusk, Alf Oldfield, Merchant Navy31Second OfficerWidestone +
BritishSangoe, Leslie, Merchant Navy15BoyWidestone +
BritishSeban Masum, , Merchant Navy49Boatswain (Bosun)Widestone +
BritishSexton, Bernard Peter, Merchant Navy14Mess Room BoyWidestone +
BritishSmalley, Jack Garnett, Merchant Navy28Second Radio OfficerWidestone +
BritishStamp, George Robert, Merchant Navy22CookWidestone +
BritishStobbs, William Yeoman, Merchant Navy32Chief OfficerWidestone +
BritishStorm, William, Merchant Navy38MasterWidestone +
BritishTeconi, Ronald, Merchant Navy24Fourth Engineer OfficerWidestone +
BritishUddin Tasar, , Merchant Navy32Fireman and TrimmerWidestone +
BritishUllah Akram, , Merchant Navy31Fireman and TrimmerWidestone +
BritishUllah Ishrat, , Merchant Navy24Fireman and TrimmerWidestone +
BritishUnus Bolah, , Merchant Navy58Able SeamanWidestone +
BritishWoolley, Robert William, RN22Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Widestone +

42 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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