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 Yorktown.

Aboard Yorktown when hit on 26 Sep 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
BritishAstle, Frank, Merchant Navy36Able SeamanYorktown +
IrishBeashel, Michael, Merchant Navy44Boatswain (Bosun)Yorktown +
BritishBoylan, William Paul, Merchant NavyMasterYorktown
BritishBudden, Alan, Merchant NavyThird Radio OfficerYorktown
BritishDa Cruz, James Sidney, Merchant Navy22FiremanYorktown +
CanadianDunn, Adam, Merchant Navy34Able SeamanYorktown +
BritishEveritt, George, Merchant Navy30FiremanYorktown +
BritishHodson, John Joseph, Merchant Navy25Able SeamanYorktown +
BritishHowat, Albert, Merchant Navy35Chief StewardYorktown +
BritishJohnson, Arthur, Merchant Navy20FiremanYorktown +
BritishMaddocks, James, Merchant Navy59GreaserYorktown +
BritishMaxwell, John, Merchant Navy54FiremanYorktown +
BritishMcGovern, Patrick, Merchant Navy44GreaserYorktown +
BritishMcLachlan, Donald, Merchant Navy37First Radio OfficerYorktown +
BritishMcNally, Maurice Andrew, Merchant Navy24Able SeamanYorktown
BritishMorgan, Joseph, Merchant Navy34Assistant StewardYorktown +
BritishMurphy, James Michael, Merchant Navy65GreaserYorktown +
BritishO'Connor, T., DEMS gunnerYorktown +
BritishPapworth, Harold Leslie, Merchant NavyChief OfficerYorktown
BritishPartington, William Stephen, Merchant Navy26Second OfficerYorktown +
BritishRichardson, John James, Merchant Navy29Fourth Engineer OfficerYorktown +
BritishSutton, Martin, RN35Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Willimantic, Yorktown +
BritishToolan, Edward, Merchant NavyChief Engineer OfficerYorktown
BritishWinter, William John Charles, Merchant NavySecond Radio OfficerYorktown

24 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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