Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam merchant

US Naval Historical Center Photograph #NH65081

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

Aboard Westpool when hit on 3 Apr 1941

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Adamson, Matthew Heslop, Merchant Navy32Able SeamanWestpool +
Ali Nezabat, , Merchant Navy26Fireman and TrimmerWestpool +
Ali Tamiz, , Merchant Navy29Donkeyman and GreaserWestpool +
Allan, John, Merchant Navy21Ordinary SeamanWestpool +
Blair, George Dixon, Merchant Navy30CarpenterWestpool +
Bottomley, Harold Renwick, Merchant Navy24Third OfficerWestpool +
Caulker, Henry John, Merchant Navy36Fireman and TrimmerWestpool +
Charleson, George, Merchant Navy54Boatswain (Bosun)Westpool +
Grant, Samuel, Merchant Navy57Fireman and TrimmerWestpool +
Hallam, Joseph Norman, Merchant Navy21Mess Room StewardWestpool +
Harper, James, Merchant Navy29Chief OfficerWestpool +
Holmes, James Andrew, Merchant Navy31Able SeamanWestpool +
Islam Nooral, , Merchant Navy28Fireman and TrimmerWestpool +
Kirk, William Brophey, RCNVR20Ordinary Seaman (DEMS gunner)Westpool +
Logue, Thomas, Merchant Navy32Chief Engineer OfficerWestpool +
Lucas, George Edward, Merchant Navy24Second OfficerWestpool +
Mallows, Jack Vest, Merchant Navy17Cabin BoyWestpool +
May, William John, Merchant Navy30CookWestpool +
McInnes, George Henry, Merchant Navy26Able SeamanWestpool +
Mobarockmih, , Merchant Navy30Fireman and TrimmerWestpool +
Nelson, William Laurenson, Merchant Navy35StewardWestpool +
Parker, James, Merchant Navy36Third Engineer OfficerWestpool +
Punchion, John Thomas, Merchant Navy21SailorWestpool +
Riley, Alexander, Merchant Navy20Ordinary SeamanWestpool +
Rodenby, Stanley, Merchant Navy21Fourth Engineer OfficerWestpool +
Shaw, John Gerald Spark, Merchant Navy29Third Radio OfficerWestpool +
Stafford, William, Merchant Navy49MasterWestpool +
Sumner, William Henry, Merchant Navy61Second Engineer OfficerWestpool +
Thornton, James, Merchant Navy31Second Radio OfficerWestpool +
Ulla Tayeb, , Merchant Navy34Donkeyman and GreaserWestpool +
Ullah Aslam, , Merchant Navy35Fireman and TrimmerWestpool +
Ullah Hasid, , Merchant Navy34Fireman and TrimmerWestpool +
Ullah Rahim, , Merchant Navy33Fireman and TrimmerWestpool +
Ullah Syem, , Merchant Navy26Fireman and TrimmerWestpool +
Wright, Robert, Merchant Navy26Able SeamanWestpool +

35 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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