Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam merchant

Photo courtesy of the Allen Collection

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

Aboard Beaverdale when hit on 2 Apr 1941

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Atkinson, William, Merchant Navy21TrimmerBeaverdale +
Barker, Robert William, Merchant Navy29Chief OfficerBeaverdale +
Burns, John, Merchant Navy21TrimmerBeaverdale +
Byrne, William, Merchant Navy38FiremanBeaverdale +
Cottle, Leslie, Merchant Navy18Ordinary SeamanBeaverdale +
Cummings, John Alexander, Merchant Navy30Sixth Engineer OfficerBeaverdale +
Draper, Charles, Merchant NavyMasterBeaverdale
Holbrook, Frank Reginald, Merchant Navy20Assistant StewardBeaverdale +
Hooton, Frederick Richard, Merchant Navy52Second Engineer OfficerBeaverdale +
Hughes, Wilfred, Merchant Navy28Radio OfficerBeaverdale
Jones, John Flood, RN39Leading Seaman (DEMS gunner)Beaverdale +
Lovett, George, Merchant Navy17Ordinary SeamanBeaverdale +
Masson, Ian, Merchant Navy29StewardBeaverdale +
McCann, William, Merchant Navy47GreaserBeaverdale +
Mogan, Edward, Merchant Navy25TrimmerBeaverdale +
Mott, James Thomas, Merchant Navy43DonkeymanBeaverdale +
Mullineaux, William Charles, Merchant Navy43FiremanBeaverdale +
O'Leary, John, Merchant Navy62Chief CookBeaverdale
O'Meara, James, Merchant Navy20TrimmerBeaverdale +
Power, Joseph, Merchant Navy22FiremanBeaverdale +
Salter, William John, Merchant Navy49Engineer OfficerBeaverdale
Shrimpton, William Charles, Merchant Navy25Able SeamanBeaverdale +
Warans, Armand Lambert, Merchant NavyCarpenterBeaverdale
Wilson, Frank Rivern, Merchant Navy51BakerBeaverdale +
Winton, John, Merchant Navy24FiremanBeaverdale +
Younghusband, Robin Stuart, Merchant Navy18CadetBeaverdale +

26 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.