Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam merchant

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

Aboard Portelet when hit on 2 Feb 1940

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

NameAgeRankServed on
BritishGrisel, W.J., Merchant Navy45FiremanPortelet +
BritishKelly, William, Merchant Navy41Second Engineer OfficerPortelet +
BritishWalsh, Alexander Joseph, Merchant Navy45MasterPortelet

3 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.