Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam merchant

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

Aboard Alva when hit on 19 Aug 1941

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NameAgeRankServed on
Azevedo, Deodato Soares de, Merchant Navy61Able SeamanAlva, Empire Oak +
Brennan, F., Merchant NavyAble SeamanAlva, Empire Oak
Browning, S.H., RNDEMS gunnerAlva, Empire Oak
Carlton, H., Merchant NavyAble SeamanAlva, Empire Oak
Currie, J., Merchant NavyChief Engineer OfficerAlva, Empire Oak
Dalzell, Robert, Merchant Navy47Assistant EngineerAlva, Clonlara +
Docherty, John, Merchant Navy51DonkeymanAlva, Empire Oak +
Forrest, Charles Johnson, Merchant Navy27Able SeamanAlva, Clonlara +
Jeffers, W., Merchant NavySecond OfficerAlva, Empire Oak
Johnson, Frederick Walter, RN24Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Alva, Clonlara +
Kempin, Walter Herbert, Merchant Navy37StewardAlva, Clonlara +
Lynch, W., RNDEMS gunnerAlva, Empire Oak
McConnachie, Thomas Johnstone, Merchant Navy23SailorAlva, Empire Oak +
McMain, , Merchant NavyCabin BoyAlva, Empire Oak
Mercer, Maurice Alfred, Merchant Navy20Fireman and TrimmerAlva, Clonlara +
Morgan, Thomas Pearce, Merchant Navy32Fireman and TrimmerAlva, Clonlara +
Nugent, Alexander John Eldon, Merchant Navy54Able Seaman and Lamp TrimmerAlva, Clonlara +
Palmer, Cyril Spenser, Merchant Navy37MasterAlva, Clonlara +
Powell, John Henry, Merchant Navy34Fireman and TrimmerAlva, Clonlara +
Slade, Lewis George, RN19Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Alva, Empire Oak +
Speller, C., Merchant NavyChief OfficerAlva, Clonlara
Steward, Stanley, Merchant Navy26CookAlva +

22 persons found.

Served on indicates the ships we have listed for the person, some were stationed on multiple ships hit by U-boats.

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