Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam merchant

Blairangus under her former name Portregis. Photo courtesy of Rick Cox Collection

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

Aboard Blairangus when hit on 21 Sep 1940

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

NameAgeRankServed on
BritishAlbery, Albert Arthur, Merchant Navy42FiremanBlairangus +
BritishClarkson, John Frederick, Merchant Navy37Able SeamanBlairangus +
BritishIrving, Lawrence, Merchant Navy18Cabin BoyBlairangus +
BritishMacKinnon, Hugh, Merchant NavyMasterBlairangus, Empire Dell, Empire Mordred
BritishMcCarthy, Peter, Merchant Navy17Cabin BoyBlairangus +
BritishMcGaulay, Charles, Merchant Navy45FiremanBlairangus +
BritishMcLean, Douglas, Merchant Navy21Ordinary SeamanBlairangus +
BritishSterling, William B., Merchant NavyEngineer OfficerBlairangus, Empire Wildebeeste
BritishVella, Paul, Merchant Navy47Able SeamanBlairangus +

9 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.