Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

Empire Lytton

British steam tanker

The burning Empire Lytton

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

Aboard Empire Lytton when hit on 9 Jan 1943

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NameAgeRankServed on
Andrews, John William, Merchant NavyMasterEmpire Lytton
Baxter, Patrick Brendan, Merchant Navy24SailorDunaff Head, Inverarder, Empire Lytton +
Bentley, John Clarence, Merchant NavySecond Engineer OfficerEmpire Lytton
Carlisle, Richard, British Army26Lance Bombardier (DEMS gunner)Empire Lytton +
Cooke, Ernest Mcarthur, Merchant Navy36CookEmpire Lytton +
De Baughn, Alfred John, Merchant Navy32Chief OfficerEmpire Lytton +
Dickens, William, RN19Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Empire Lytton +
Donaldson, Cyril Arnold, Merchant Navy19SailorEmpire Lytton +
Graham, William Bunting, Merchant Navy26Able SeamanEmpire Lytton +
King, Basil Edward, Merchant NavyApprenticeEmpire Lytton
Lyttle, John, Merchant Navy46CarpenterEmpire Lytton +
Mathioudakis, Nicolaos, Merchant Navy46Fireman and GreaserEmpire Lytton +
Meredith, James, Merchant Navy37Able SeamanVimeira, Empire Lytton
Morquina, Celedonio, Merchant Navy28Able SeamanEmpire Lytton +
Murray, Henry, Merchant NavyGreaserEmpire Lytton
O'Brien, Christopher, Merchant Navy20Ordinary SeamanEmpire Lytton +
Outred, Charles Edward, RN32Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Empire Lytton +
Parsons, Willis Henry, RM41Marine (DEMS gunner)Empire Lytton +
Reid, Donald Gordon, Merchant Navy23FiremanEmpire Lytton +
Thompson, Charles Christopher, Merchant Navy17Galley BoyEmpire Lytton +
Thorsen, Henry Alfred, Merchant Navy35Able SeamanTouraine, Empire Lytton, N.T. Nielsen-Alonso
Torres, Jose Garcia, Merchant Navy18Crew memberEmpire Lytton

22 persons found.

Served on indicates the ships we have listed for the person, some were stationed on multiple ships hit by U-boats.

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