Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

Cressington Court

British motor merchant

Photo from City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 447-2133

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

Aboard Cressington Court when hit on 19 Aug 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
Barker, Horace, RN35Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Cressington Court +
Bayley, Philip, Merchant Navy22Third OfficerCressington Court, Woensdrecht
Bridgewood, Samuel, Merchant Navy19Deck BoyCressington Court, Woensdrecht
Buckley, John, Merchant Navy17Deck BoyCressington Court +
Claque, James, Merchant Navy27Chief StewardCressington Court, Woensdrecht
Clino, Oscar, Merchant Navy23Able SeamanCressington Court, Woensdrecht
De La Mare, George, Merchant Navy33Able SeamanCressington Court, Woensdrecht
Dilkes, George, Merchant Navy19Third Radio OfficerCressington Court, Woensdrecht +
Foley, Michael Paul, Merchant Navy20First Radio OfficerCressington Court +
Gardner, John Selkirk, Merchant Navy49Chief OfficerCressington Court, Woensdrecht
Greach, Ronald, Merchant Navy21Able SeamanCressington Court, Woensdrecht
Harvey, Norman, Merchant Navy41Third Engineer OfficerCressington Court, Woensdrecht
Heywood, Cyril, Merchant Navy18Ordinary SeamanCressington Court, Woensdrecht
Howarth, Bernard, Merchant Navy18StewardCressington Court, Woensdrecht
Hudson, Horatio, Merchant Navy34Assistant EngineerCressington Court, Woensdrecht
Hughes, Bernard, Merchant Navy18Cabin BoyCressington Court, Woensdrecht
Humphreys, Robert, Merchant Navy17Cabin BoyCressington Court +
Hurley, Albert, Merchant Navy45Able SeamanCressington Court, Woensdrecht
Jacks, Eric, Merchant Navy17Cabin BoyCressington Court, Woensdrecht
Leonard, William, Merchant Navy41Boatswain (Bosun)Cressington Court, Woensdrecht
Livingstone, Robert, Merchant Navy27Assistant EngineerCressington Court, Woensdrecht
Mackie, John, Merchant Navy23Assistant EngineerCressington Court, Woensdrecht
Martyn, Thomas, Merchant Navy28Fourth Engineer OfficerCressington Court, Woensdrecht
Milliken, William, Merchant Navy53DonkeymanCressington Court +
Pace, William Joseph, Merchant Navy48MasterCressington Court +
Petersen, Carl Arnold, Merchant Navy43CarpenterCressington Court, Woensdrecht
Pratt, Charles Edward, Merchant Navy44Second OfficerCressington Court, Woensdrecht
Robertson, Alexander, Merchant Navy29Second Engineer OfficerCressington Court +
Rodgers, Gordon, Merchant Navy30Boatswain (Bosun)Cressington Court +
Sanguinette, Frank, Merchant Navy21CookCressington Court, Woensdrecht
Thompson, Richard, Merchant Navy28DonkeymanCressington Court, Woensdrecht
Urwin, Thomas, Merchant Navy48Chief Engineer OfficerCressington Court, Woensdrecht
Waddell, Walter, Merchant Navy32Able SeamanCressington Court, Woensdrecht
Wesson, Leslie, Merchant Navy19Deck BoyCressington Court, Woensdrecht
Winter, Norman, Merchant Navy18Deck BoyCressington Court, Woensdrecht

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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