Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam merchant

Photo courtesy of State Library of New South Wales

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

Aboard Diplomat when hit on 27 Nov 1940

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

NameAgeRankServed on
BritishBrehcist, John Arthur, Merchant Navy56Chief StewardDiplomat +
BritishEvans, William Joseph, Merchant Navy45Able SeamanDiplomat +
BritishFoulis, John, Merchant Navy19SailorDiplomat +
BritishGibbons, Patrick, Merchant Navy36Fireman and TrimmerDiplomat +
BritishGrice, Richard Francis, Merchant Navy28Fireman and TrimmerDiplomat +
BritishHandley, James, Merchant Navy21Fireman and TrimmerDiplomat +
BritishHansen, William Augustus, Merchant Navy67MasterDiplomat +
BritishKellett, Fredrick James, Merchant Navy32Able SeamanDiplomat
BritishLee, Thomas Leo, Merchant Navy37DonkeymanDiplomat +
BritishMcCartney, Richard, Merchant Navy47Fireman and TrimmerDiplomat +
BritishOprey, Henry John, Merchant Navy48Fireman and TrimmerDiplomat +
BritishRoberts, Harold, Merchant Navy41CookDiplomat +
BritishSheehy, Patrick, Merchant Navy69Able SeamanDiplomat +
BritishWatterson, George, Merchant Navy26Able SeamanDiplomat +
BritishWilliams, Robert, Merchant Navy60Able SeamanDiplomat +

15 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?
If you wish to add a crewmember to the listing we would need most of this information: ship name, nationality, name, dob, place of birth, service (merchant marine, ...), rank or job on board. We have place for a photo as well if provided. You can e-mail us the information here.