Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam merchant

Photo courtesy of the Allen Collection

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

Aboard Egyptian when hit on 7 Mar 1943

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

NameAgeRankServed on
BritishAkinbobola, Stephen, Merchant Navy24FiremanEgyptian +
BritishAtkinson, Thomas William, Merchant Navy31Boatswain (Bosun)Egyptian +
BritishBebbington, John Ernest, Merchant Navy21First Radio OfficerEgyptian +
BritishBeswick, Edward Wynn, Merchant Navy41Ordinary SeamanEgyptian +
BritishBill, Raymond Bernard, Merchant Navy30Third OfficerEgyptian +
BritishBradley, John, Merchant Navy56Fireman and TrimmerEgyptian +
BritishBrown, Reginald Stanley, Merchant Navy19Assistant CookEgyptian +
BritishBuick, William Gellatly, Merchant Navy20Third Radio OfficerEgyptian
BritishFlower, John Thompson, Merchant Navy17SailorEgyptian +
BritishFroggatt, William Joseph, Merchant Navy20Ordinary SeamanEgyptian +
BritishGrant, James, Merchant Navy29TrimmerEgyptian +
BritishHewson, Alfred Lilliman, Merchant Navy38Chief OfficerAndalusian, Egyptian +
BritishHughes, Richard Morris, Merchant Navy25CarpenterEgyptian +
BritishJackson, Ivor, Merchant Navy20Assistant StewardEgyptian +
BritishJamieson, David, Merchant Navy20Second Radio OfficerEgyptian +
BritishKane, John McParland, Merchant Navy33Fireman and TrimmerEgyptian +
BritishKeenan, Patrick Joseph, British Army21Gunner (DEMS gunner)Egyptian +
BritishKelly, William, Merchant Navy39Fireman and TrimmerEgyptian +
BritishKilgour, William, Merchant Navy39Able SeamanEgyptian +
BritishLanghurst, Norman Charles, Merchant Navy28Second OfficerEgyptian +
BritishLeith, James Campbell, Merchant Navy30Third Engineer OfficerEgyptian +
BritishLongfield, Alfred Robert, British Army28Gunner (DEMS gunner)Egyptian +
BritishMacdonald, John, British Army35Gunner (DEMS gunner)Egyptian +
IrishMay, John, Merchant Navy22Able SeamanEgyptian +
BritishMcCormick, Francis, Merchant Navy44TrimmerEgyptian +
BritishMilburn, Edward, Merchant Navy64Chief Engineer OfficerEgyptian +
BritishMolloy, Patrick, Merchant Navy39Donkeyman and GreaserEgyptian +
IrishMurphy, Dominic Vincent, Merchant Navy46MasterEgyptian +
BritishO'Sullivan, John S., British ArmyGunner (DEMS gunner)Egyptian +
BritishPalmer, John, Merchant NavySailorEgyptian +
BritishParry, Ivor, Merchant Navy64Chief CookEgyptian +
BritishPhilpott, Edward Gerald, Merchant Navy26Assistant StewardEgyptian +
BritishPorter, George, Merchant Navy49Fourth Engineer OfficerEgyptian +
BritishRawcliffe, Thomas, Merchant Navy40Fireman and TrimmerEgyptian +
BritishRichardson, Walter Andrew, RN24Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Egyptian +
BritishRoberts, John, Merchant Navy40TrimmerEgyptian +
BritishSmaller, Stanley Charles, RN38Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Egyptian +
BritishStephenson, Wilfred Parker, Merchant Navy39Second Engineer OfficerEgyptian +
BritishTaylor, Samuel John, Merchant Navy23Able SeamanEgyptian +
BritishTrimble, William, Merchant Navy51Chief StewardEgyptian +
BritishWalker, William Henderson, British Army22Gunner (DEMS gunner)Egyptian +
BritishWhiteside, Thomas, Merchant Navy28Donkeyman and GreaserEgyptian +
BritishWilshire, Francis James, Merchant Navy53Donkeyman and GreaserEgyptian +
BritishWright, James, Merchant Navy19FiremanEgyptian +

44 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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