British steam merchant
This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the British steam merchant River Afton.
Aboard River Afton when hit on 5 Jul 1942
You can click on any of the names for possible additional information
|Banham, John Arthur, RN||35||Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)||River Afton +|
|Breen, John, Merchant Navy||36||Fireman and Trimmer||River Afton +|
|Bridger, Leonard Roy, Merchant Navy||19||Sailor||River Afton +|
|Brook, Kenneth, RN||20||Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)||River Afton +|
|Carver, John Thomas, British Army||26||Gunner (DEMS gunner)||River Afton +|
|Charlton, Harold William, Merchant Navy||Master||River Afton|
|Coull, Charles, Merchant Navy||47||Fireman and Trimmer||River Afton +|
|Dowding, John Charles Keith, RNR||50||Commodore 2nd Class||River Afton, Ocean Voice|
|Fry, Wilfred, Merchant Navy||22||Fireman and Trimmer||River Afton, HMS Leda (J 93) +|
|Garstin, George Lemure, Merchant Navy||Radio Officer||River Afton|
|Grey, Percy, Merchant Navy||Chief Steward||River Afton|
|Hainsworth, Sydney Clifton, Merchant Navy||28||Fireman and Trimmer||River Afton +|
|Holding, Allan, RN||27||Leading Seaman (DEMS gunner)||River Afton +|
|Hoole, George Adrian, Merchant Navy||16||Cabin Boy||River Afton +|
|Jamieson, George, Merchant Navy||Able Seaman||River Afton|
|Jessop, Fred, RN||22||Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)||River Afton +|
|Kirk, Frederick Charles, British Army||30||Lance Bombardier (DEMS gunner)||River Afton +|
|Leaf, John, RN||20||Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)||River Afton +|
|Longstaff, John Fenwick, Merchant Navy||27||Chief Officer||River Afton +|
|Mason, Harold William, Merchant Navy||22||Fireman and Trimmer||River Afton +|
|Mellett, Victor James, Merchant Navy||36||Carpenter||River Afton, HMS Leda (J 93) +|
|Miller, Edward Charles, Merchant Navy||Chief Engineer Officer||River Afton|
|Pitsal, Mihkel, Merchant Navy||39||Boatswain (Bosun)||River Afton, HMS Leda (J 93) +|
|Pritchard, Arthur John, Merchant Navy||21||Donkeyman and Greaser||River Afton +|
|Rolfe, George, Merchant Navy||21||Fourth Engineer Officer||River Afton +|
|Roskilly, William John, RN||Chief Yeoman of Signals||River Afton|
|Wallace, William Campbell, RCNVR||40||Convoy Telegraphist||River Afton +|
|Waller, Thomas Edward, Merchant Navy||19||Assistant Cook||River Afton +|
|Walton, Christopher, RN||21||Convoy Signalman||River Afton +|
|Waterston, John Hunter, RNVR||47||Passenger (Lieutenant)||River Afton +|
|Watson, John Fox, Merchant Navy||46||Fireman and Trimmer||River Afton +|
|Williams, James Leslie, RN||20||Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)||River Afton +|
|Wood, John Erskine Rudland, Merchant Navy||47||Second Engineer Officer||River Afton +|
33 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?
If you wish to add a crewmember to the listing we would need most of this information: ship name, nationality, name, dob, place of birth, service (merchant marine, ...), rank or job on board. We have place for a photo as well if provided. You can e-mail us the information here.