Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam merchant

Photo courtesy of Wayne Avery

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

Aboard Oriskany when hit on 24 Feb 1945

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

NameAgeRankServed on
BritishAbdo Syeed Abdul Malik, , Merchant Navy36FiremanOriskany +
BritishAvery, Leslie Ernest Francis, Merchant Navy19SailorOriskany +
BritishAzi Abdul, , Merchant Navy43FiremanOriskany +
BritishBewley, Jack Derek, RN23Convoy SignalmanOriskany +
BritishCassidy, Walter, RN19Convoy SignalmanOriskany +
BritishCossey, William Sidney, Merchant Navy23SailorOriskany +
BritishDunn, Frank Alfred, RN21Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Oriskany +
BritishFenn, Sidney Walter James, Merchant Navy41Chief Engineer OfficerOriskany +
IrishFenton, Michael, Merchant Navy44Boatswain (Bosun)Oriskany +
BritishGooch, George Alfred, Merchant Navy21CookOriskany +
BritishHare, Harold Leslie, RN23Leading Seaman (DEMS gunner)Oriskany +
BritishHarris, Frederick Osborne, Merchant Navy38Able SeamanOriskany +
BritishHashim, Said Ali, Merchant Navy47FiremanOriskany +
BritishHaworth, Wilfred, Merchant Navy34First Radio OfficerOriskany +
BritishHayward, Leslie William John, Merchant Navy19Cabin BoyOriskany +
BritishJakeman, William, Merchant Navy25Able SeamanOriskany +
BritishMackenzie, George Fingal, Merchant Navy24Third Engineer OfficerOriskany +
BritishMacmillan, Ian Neil, RNR42Convoy Commodore (Commander)Oriskany +
BritishMcGhee, John Irwin, Merchant Navy20Second OfficerOriskany +
BritishMeagan, Albert, Merchant Navy38Able SeamanOriskany +
BritishMorrison, David Soutar, Merchant Navy45MasterOriskany +
BritishMorton, Horace, RN27Convoy Leading SignalmanOriskany +
IrishO'Donovan, John, Merchant Navy34Able SeamanOriskany +
BritishRazak Abdul, , Merchant Navy37DonkeymanOriskany +
BritishRoberts, John, Merchant Navy34Chief OfficerOriskany +
BritishTerry, Reginald, RN23Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Oriskany +
BritishTomlinson, Ernest, RN20Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Oriskany +
BritishTribe, Isaac, Merchant Navy20Cook StewardOriskany +
BritishVoitsehovits, Boris, Merchant Navy26Second Engineer OfficerOriskany +
BritishWilliams, Kenward, Merchant Navy16BoyOriskany +
BritishWright, Kenneth, RN19Convoy SignalmanOriskany +

31 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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