Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

HMS Hurst Castle (K 416)

British corvette



HMS Hurst Castle underway in the Firth of Tay on completion. Photo from Imperial War Museum (IWM), FL-10264

This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the British corvette HMS Hurst Castle (K 416).

Aboard HMS Hurst Castle (K 416) when hit on 1 Sep 1944

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NameAgeRankServed on
Arbuckle, George, RN23Leading Seaman HMS Hurst Castle (K 416) +
Ash, William Ernest, RN19Able Seaman HMS Hurst Castle (K 416) +
Bennett, Donald Lionel, RN16Ordinary Seaman HMS Hurst Castle (K 416) +
Byner, Albert Leonard, RN35Stoker 1st Class HMS Hurst Castle (K 416) +
Chesterman, Harold Geeves, RNRLieutenant HMS Hurst Castle (K 416)
Darby, Alfred, RNStoker 2nd Class HMS Hurst Castle (K 416) +
Duffy, Michael, RN21Engine Room Artificer 4th Class HMS Hurst Castle (K 416) +
Earl, Sidney Albert, RN20Stoker 1st Class HMS Hurst Castle (K 416) +
Ellis, Samuel Joseph, RN21Able Seaman HMS Hurst Castle (K 416) +
Faulknall, John, RN18Crew member HMS Hurst Castle (K 416)
Harper, Peter John, RN18Able Seaman HMS Hurst Castle (K 416)
Kelly, James Hann, RN28Leading Cook (S) HMS Hurst Castle (K 416) +
Linklater, William Wright, RN36Canteen Manager HMS Hurst Castle (K 416) +
Lucas, Maurice Edward, RN21Able Seaman HMS Hurst Castle (K 416) +
Naylor, Robert Maddocks, RN34Chief Stoker HMS Hurst Castle (K 416) +
Roff, Leonard, RN19Ordinary Seaman HMS Hurst Castle (K 416) +
Savidge, Stanley Ernest, RN18Ordinary Seaman HMS Hurst Castle (K 416) +
Turner, Sidney George, RN30Leading Stoker HMS Hurst Castle (K 416) +
Wares, John Henry, RN19Ordinary Seaman HMS Hurst Castle (K 416) +
Wright, William, RN19Ordinary Seaman HMS Hurst Castle (K 416) +

20 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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