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
BritishAdamson, Matthew Heslop, Merchant Navy32Able SeamanWestpool +
BritishAli Nezabat, , Merchant Navy26Fireman and TrimmerWestpool +
IndianAli Tamiz, , Merchant Navy29Donkeyman and GreaserWestpool +
BritishAllan, John, Merchant Navy21Ordinary SeamanWestpool +
BritishBlair, George Dixon, Merchant Navy30CarpenterWestpool +
BritishBottomley, Harold Renwick, Merchant Navy24Third OfficerWestpool +
BritishCaulker, Henry John, Merchant Navy36Fireman and TrimmerWestpool +
BritishCharleson, George, Merchant Navy54Boatswain (Bosun)Westpool +
BritishGrant, Samuel, Merchant Navy57Fireman and TrimmerWestpool +
BritishHallam, Joseph Norman, Merchant Navy21Mess Room StewardWestpool +
BritishHarper, James, Merchant Navy29Chief OfficerWestpool +
BritishHolmes, James Andrew, Merchant Navy31Able SeamanWestpool +
IndianIslam Nooral, , Merchant Navy28Fireman and TrimmerWestpool +
CanadianKirk, William Brophey, RCNVR20Ordinary Seaman (DEMS gunner)Westpool +
BritishLogue, Thomas, Merchant Navy32Chief Engineer OfficerWestpool +
BritishLucas, George Edward, Merchant Navy24Second OfficerWestpool +
BritishMallows, Jack Vest, Merchant Navy17Cabin BoyWestpool +
BritishMay, William John, Merchant Navy30CookWestpool +
BritishMcInnes, George Henry, Merchant Navy26Able SeamanWestpool +
IndianMobarockmih, , Merchant Navy30Fireman and TrimmerWestpool +
BritishNelson, William Laurenson, Merchant Navy35StewardWestpool +
BritishParker, James, Merchant Navy36Third Engineer OfficerWestpool +
BritishPunchion, John Thomas, Merchant Navy21SailorWestpool +
BritishRiley, Alexander, Merchant Navy20Ordinary SeamanWestpool +
BritishRodenby, Stanley, Merchant Navy21Fourth Engineer OfficerWestpool +
BritishShaw, John Gerald Spark, Merchant Navy29Third Radio OfficerWestpool +
BritishStafford, William, Merchant Navy49MasterWestpool +
BritishSumner, William Henry, Merchant Navy61Second Engineer OfficerWestpool +
BritishThornton, James, Merchant Navy31Second Radio OfficerWestpool +
IndianUlla Tayeb, , Merchant Navy34Donkeyman and GreaserWestpool +
IndianUllah Aslam, , Merchant Navy35Fireman and TrimmerWestpool +
IndianUllah Hasid, , Merchant Navy34Fireman and TrimmerWestpool +
IndianUllah Rahim, , Merchant Navy33Fireman and TrimmerWestpool +
IndianUllah Syem, , Merchant Navy26Fireman and TrimmerWestpool +
BritishWright, 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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