Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam merchant

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

Aboard Magdalena when hit on 18 Sep 1940

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NameAgeRankServed on
BritishAfodu Mobolaji Abisigan, , Merchant Navy37Fireman and TrimmerMagdalena +
BritishAllan, Duncan McLaren, Merchant Navy52Second OfficerMagdalena +
BritishAllen, Frederick, Merchant Navy59MasterMagdalena +
BritishAndrews, William, RN26Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Magdalena +
BritishBessman, Thomas Tugbah, Merchant Navy51DonkeymanMagdalena +
BritishBrown, George, Merchant Navy16Galley BoyMagdalena +
BritishBrown, John, Merchant Navy19SailorMagdalena +
BritishCarew, Amadu, Merchant Navy40Fireman and TrimmerMagdalena +
BritishClarke, Richard, Merchant Navy47Able SeamanMagdalena +
BritishCollins, John Gerald, Merchant Navy29Ordinary SeamanMagdalena +
BritishCoulson, Cuthbert, Merchant Navy58Chief Engineer OfficerMagdalena +
BritishDavies, Ivor Emlyn, Merchant Navy21Boatswain (Bosun)Magdalena +
BritishElliott, Jonathan, Merchant Navy45Fireman and TrimmerMagdalena +
EstonianErg, Jafarus, Merchant Navy32Third Engineer OfficerMagdalena +
BritishGabriel, Joseph Akuete, Merchant Navy32Fireman and TrimmerMagdalena +
BritishGoule, John Brisland, Merchant Navy16Ordinary SeamanMagdalena +
BritishGuy, James William, Merchant Navy53Chief OfficerMagdalena +
BritishHedley, Robert, Merchant Navy29Third OfficerMagdalena +
IrishHennessy, James, Merchant Navy22Radio OfficerMagdalena +
BritishHughes, Thomas Magine, Merchant Navy22SailorMagdalena +
BritishLeask, Magnus Robert Alexander, Merchant Navy16Deck BoyMagdalena +
NorwegianLohne, Engel Bertin, Merchant Navy59Second Engineer OfficerMagdalena +
BritishMartin, Robert Small, Merchant Navy64StewardMagdalena +
BritishRiley, James, Merchant Navy45Able SeamanMagdalena +
BritishSatchfield, Robert, Merchant Navy17Mess Room BoyMagdalena +
BritishSawyer, Graham, Merchant Navy20Fireman and TrimmerMagdalena +
BritishSmith, James, Merchant Navy55CookMagdalena +
BritishStiff, William George, Merchant Navy19SailorMagdalena +
BritishThomas, Albert, Merchant Navy21Able SeamanMagdalena +
BritishWilliams, Thomas, Merchant Navy45Fireman and TrimmerMagdalena +
BritishWilson, James, Merchant Navy19Cabin BoyMagdalena +

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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