Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam merchant

Photo courtesy of the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, P11190

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

Aboard Kellwyn when hit on 27 Jul 1941

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

NameAgeRankServed on
BritishChristie, David, RNAble Seaman (DEMS gunner)Kellwyn +
IrishCotter, John William, Merchant Navy21SailorKellwyn +
BritishCumberford, Hugh Brown, Merchant Navy19Radio OfficerKellwyn +
BritishHempel, Martin, RN27Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Kellwyn +
BritishKelly, Michael, Merchant Navy42DonkeymanKellwyn +
BritishLyon, Eric Jeffrey, Merchant Navy27CookKellwyn +
BritishMacDougall, Edwin, Merchant Navy20Ordinary SeamanKellwyn +
SwedishMattsson, Sven Alfred, Merchant Navy62Junior Engineer OfficerKellwyn +
BritishMcGrath, Richard, Merchant Navy29Fireman and TrimmerKellwyn +
BritishMcLean, Alexander, Merchant Navy56MasterKellwyn +
BritishMiller, Richard Simpsom, Merchant Navy56Senior Engineer OfficerKellwyn +
BritishPilling, Roger James, RN26Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Kellwyn +
CanadianPower, Pierce Patrick, Merchant Navy32FiremanKellwyn +
BritishReid, Thomas, Merchant Navy46Fireman and TrimmerKellwyn +

14 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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