Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Greek steam merchant

Photo Courtesy of Library of Contemporary History, Stuttgart

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

Aboard Oropos when hit on 18 Dec 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
BritishBond, Gerald R., Merchant Navy43Radio OfficerOropos +
BritishCarter, Frederick William, Merchant Navy38Able SeamanOropos +
BritishCrawley, J.T., Merchant Navy21Able SeamanOropos +
BritishDawood, Joni Shiek, Merchant Navy36Able SeamanOropos +
BritishDuff, James I. P., Merchant Navy18TrimmerOropos +
BritishHammond, Arthur, RNAble Seaman (DEMS gunner)Oropos +
NorwegianHartmann, Erik William, Merchant NavySailorOropos +
BritishHoughton, William, RN31Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Oropos +
BritishMallia, Emanuel, Merchant Navy37Able SeamanOropos +
New ZealandMarshall, Henry Hugh, Merchant Navy21FiremanOropos +
BritishMcGregor, T., Merchant Navy45Able SeamanOropos +
IrishRodgers, James, Merchant Navy33TrimmerOropos +
BritishRossiter, John, Merchant Navy27TrimmerOropos +
BritishSamagoilis, Nicholas, Merchant Navy48FiremanOropos +
BritishWilson, David, Merchant Navy16Mess Room BoyOropos +

15 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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