Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam merchant

Photo courtesy of Allan C. Green Collection

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

Aboard Pyrrhus when hit on 17 Feb 1940

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

NameAgeRankServed on
ChineseChang Teh Sing, , Merchant Navy29FiremanPyrrhus +
ChineseChen Kee Sung, , Merchant Navy33FiremanPyrrhus +
ChineseChow Ah Zung, , Merchant Navy37DonkeymanPyrrhus +
BritishCurtis, Michael John, Merchant Navy17ApprenticePyrrhus, Memnon
South AfricanEvans, Alfred Englefield, RN56Vice-AdmiralPyrrhus
ChineseHong Ah Hao, , Merchant Navy25FiremanPyrrhus +
BritishJones, Arthur Rex, Merchant NavyEngineer OfficerPyrrhus, Ville de Rouen
ChineseNing Siao Sing, , Merchant Navy39FiremanPyrrhus +
ChineseOng Sing Ching, , Merchant Navy22FiremanPyrrhus +
BritishSpencer, William Thomas, Merchant NavyMasterPyrrhus
BritishWood, Herbert Stanley, Merchant NavyChief OfficerPyrrhus
ChineseWu Van Mwa, , Merchant Navy34FiremanPyrrhus +
ChineseZai Ah Foo, , Merchant Navy36DonkeymanPyrrhus +

13 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.