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 Cree.

Aboard Cree when hit on 22 Nov 1940

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

NameAgeRankServed on
BritishAboud Sheik, , Merchant Navy42Fireman and TrimmerCree +
BritishAlderson, John, Merchant Navy22Able SeamanCree +
BritishAli Ahmed, , Merchant Navy41Fireman and TrimmerCree +
BritishAli Musly, , Merchant NavyDonkeymanCree +
BritishAngus, John Mcmillan, Merchant Navy50Chief Engineer OfficerCree +
BritishBrooks, Walter John, Merchant Navy63Second OfficerCree +
BritishBrown, Edward Ernest, Merchant Navy23Able SeamanCree +
BritishCard, Robert, Merchant Navy24Able SeamanCree +
BritishCunningham, Charles Henry, Merchant Navy18Ordinary SeamanCree +
BritishDallam Mohamed, , Merchant Navy22Fireman and TrimmerCree +
BritishDavies, Mervyn Penry, Merchant Navy32First Radio OfficerCree +
BritishDoyle, Edward, Merchant Navy25CarpenterCree +
BritishFareh Hassan, , Merchant Navy40Fireman and TrimmerCree +
BritishGedi Hassan, , Merchant Navy31Fireman and TrimmerCree +
BritishGoodi Abdi, , Merchant Navy42Fireman and TrimmerCree +
BritishHaigh, Walter Hubert, RNAble Seaman (DEMS gunner)Cree +
BritishHall, Sidney, Merchant Navy17Mess Room BoyCree +
BritishHassan, Hawis, Merchant Navy31Fireman and TrimmerCree +
BritishHaver, Thomas William, RFR30Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Cree +
BritishHewitt, Robert, Merchant Navy19Ordinary SeamanCree +
BritishHussein, Ahmed, Merchant Navy23Fireman and TrimmerCree +
BritishIsmail Abdullah Mohamed, , Merchant Navy42GreaserCree +
BritishJames, Frank William, Merchant Navy37Third OfficerCree +
BritishJohnson, Henry, Merchant Navy56CookCree +
BritishMahomed Farah, , Merchant Navy40Fireman and TrimmerCree +
BritishMassey, Robert Charles, Merchant Navy33Third Engineer OfficerCree +
BritishMcQue, Edward, Merchant Navy30Fourth Engineer OfficerCree +
BritishMoffat, Thomas, Merchant Navy45Second Engineer OfficerCree +
BritishMohamed Ali, , Merchant Navy45Fireman and TrimmerCree +
BritishMulligan, John, Merchant Navy16Cabin BoyCree +
BritishMunn, Harry, Merchant Navy20SailorCree +
BritishNassir Mohamed, , Merchant Navy39GreaserCree +
BritishOmar Ahmed Ibrahim, , Merchant Navy23Fireman and TrimmerCree +
BritishPalzeard, John, Merchant Navy61Boatswain (Bosun)Cree +
BritishRadford, John Harry, Merchant Navy18Second Radio OfficerCree +
BritishSmith, Charles, Merchant Navy55SailorCree +
BritishStewart, William, Merchant Navy36Chief OfficerCree +
BritishSuliman Morad Mohamed, , Merchant Navy43Fireman and TrimmerCree +
BritishTurnbull, Matthew, Merchant Navy31Able SeamanCree +
BritishTwentyman, Robert Henry, Merchant Navy45MasterCree +
BritishWarburton, Wilfred Cyril, Merchant Navy19Galley BoyCree +
BritishWard, Kenneth, Merchant Navy27Able SeamanCree +
BritishWhite, Thomas Angell, Merchant Navy34StewardCree +

43 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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