Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam merchant

Tabaristan under her former name Frankenfels. 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 Tabaristan.

Aboard Tabaristan when hit on 29 May 1941

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

NameAgeRankServed on
ChineseAh Hong, , Merchant Navy39CarpenterTabaristan +
BritishArthur, Joseph Shipley, Merchant Navy24Third OfficerTabaristan +
IndianBabu, , Merchant Navy42TopassTabaristan +
BritishBogie, Roy Marsden, Merchant Navy18Third Radio OfficerTabaristan +
BritishBoswell-Phillips, Bruce, Merchant Navy21Marine EngineerTabaristan
IndianDe Costa, Francisco S., Merchant Navy31General ServantTabaristan +
BritishDunn, Thomas, Merchant NavyMasterTabaristan
BritishFletcher, Sidney, RN21Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Tabaristan +
BritishIreland, Thomas Howard, Merchant Navy40Second Radio OfficerTabaristan +
IndianKaka, , Merchant NavySeacunnyTabaristan +
BritishMilne, Robert John Wyatt, Merchant Navy18CadetTabaristan +
IndianMuhammad Husain, , Merchant NavyDonkeymanTabaristan +
IndianPinto, Damiao, Merchant Navy28General ServantTabaristan +
IrishPrior, Michael, Merchant Navy46First Radio OfficerTabaristan +
BritishScott, Sidney, Merchant Navy35Fourth Engineer OfficerTabaristan +
IndianSheikh Adam, , Merchant Navy45Deck SerangTabaristan +
IndianSheikh Ebram, , Merchant Navy51LascarTabaristan +
IndianSheikh Ebram, , Merchant NavyGreaserTabaristan +
IndianSheikh Hasan, , Merchant Navy53SeacunnyTabaristan +
IndianSheikh Ismail, , Merchant NavyFiremanTabaristan +
BritishTaylor, Sydney Allison, Merchant Navy28Chief OfficerTabaristan +
BritishTurner, Wilfred, Merchant Navy53Marine EngineerTabaristan
IndianYusuf, , Merchant Navy22LascarTabaristan +
IndianYusuf Khan, , Merchant Navy40TindalTabaristan +

24 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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