Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British motor tanker

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

Aboard Inverilen when hit on 3 Feb 1943

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NameAgeRankServed on
Barbour, David, Merchant Navy43Chief OfficerInverilen +
Best, Walter, Merchant Navy23CarpenterInverilen +
Edgar, Stanley, British Army36Gunner (DEMS gunner)Inverilen +
Ellis, Fred, Merchant Navy42Chief Engineer OfficerInverilen +
Elston, Kenneth, Merchant Navy21Seventh Engineer OfficerInverilen +
Frost, Edward J., Merchant Navy18StewardInverilen +
Gadson, John Edward, Merchant Navy21Able SeamanInverilen +
Giles, Frederick, Merchant Navy20SailorInverilen +
Goodfellow, John, Merchant Navy25Second Radio OfficerInverilen +
Harrison, Eric, RN19Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Inverilen +
Herring, Joseph Amos, Merchant Navy33CookInverilen +
Hertzog, Leslie, Merchant Navy27Eighth Engineer OfficerInverilen +
Ilett, Harold Sidney, Merchant Navy53Chief StewardInverilen +
Lawday, Leslie Thomas, RN23Leading Seaman (DEMS gunner)Inverilen +
Leblanc, Thomas Charles, Merchant NavySecond StewardInverilen +
Lewin, George, Merchant Navy22Able SeamanInverilen +
Lord, Herbert, British Army28Gunner (DEMS gunner)Inverilen +
Mann, Joseph, Merchant Navy45MasterInverilen +
Owen, Emlyn, Merchant Navy23Able SeamanInverilen +
Prest, Cecil, Merchant Navy50Second Engineer OfficerInverilen +
Shearer, Roy, Merchant Navy22Fourth Engineer OfficerInverilen +
Stephens, Alfred William Cooper, Merchant Navy28First Radio OfficerInverilen +
Strymans, William Matthew Joseph, Merchant Navy22Second OfficerInverilen +
Taylor, Fred, RN31Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Inverilen +
Thompson, Edward Anthony, RN23Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Inverilen +
Tomlin, Donald, Merchant Navy16Galley BoyInverilen +
Tucker, Edward Manard, Merchant Navy19CookInverilen +
Turner, Harry Gilbert, Merchant Navy17BoyInverilen
Waldron, George Henry, Merchant Navy51DonkeymanInverilen +
Wilcox, Charles Alfred, Merchant Navy24FiremanInverilen +

30 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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