Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam merchant

Photo Courtesy of Library of Contemporary History, Stuttgart

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

Aboard Matheran when hit on 19 Oct 1940

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

NameAgeRankServed on
IndianAbad Ali, , Merchant Navy28SeamanMatheran +
IndianAbdul Wahid, , Merchant Navy45BoyMatheran +
BritishArcher, Harry Louis, Merchant Navy23Third OfficerMatheran +
BritishCapps, Edward Richard, Merchant Navy39First Radio OfficerMatheran +
IndianFateh Muhammad, , Merchant Navy32SeamanMatheran +
BritishGreenall, John, Merchant Navy46MasterMatheran +
IndianHabib-Ur-Rahman, , Merchant Navy24SeamanMatheran +
IndianNur Muhammad, , Merchant Navy45CookMatheran +
BritishWheeler, Charles George, Merchant Navy54QuartermasterMatheran +

9 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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