Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British motor 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 British motor merchant Memnon.

Aboard Memnon when hit on 11 Mar 1941

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

NameAgeRankServed on
BritishBrooks, Leslie Francis, Merchant Navy17QuartermasterMemnon
BritishCasson, Eric Withan, Merchant Navy22Fourth OfficerMemnon
ChineseChu Chong, , Merchant Navy30Second StewardMemnon +
BritishClements, Arthur James, Merchant Navy48Able SeamanMemnon +
BritishCurtis, Michael John, Merchant Navy18ApprenticePyrrhus, Memnon
AustralianFort, Clifford Gurney, RAAF20Passenger (Sergeant)Memnon
BritishGray, J.M., Merchant NavySupernumerary MasterMemnon
AustralianHensel, Eric Theodore, RAAFPassenger (Sergeant)Memnon
BritishHerd, John Lyon, Merchant Navy48Senior ElectricianMemnon +
BritishHill, , Merchant NavySecond OfficerMemnon
BritishJohnson, Peter LeQ, Merchant NavySecond Radio OfficerMemnon
AustralianJones, Arthur Edward Frederick, RAAFPassenger (Flight Sergeant)Memnon
AustralianLewis, Vivian, RAAF20Passenger (Sergeant)Memnon
BritishMcCarthy, , Merchant NavyChief OfficerMemnon
ChineseNg Kwan, , Merchant Navy50Engine Room CookMemnon +
AustralianRollins, James Leslie, RAAF25Passenger (Sergeant)Memnon
AustralianRyan, Peter, Merchant NavyCrew memberMemnon
BritishStaines, H.J., Merchant NavyCrew memberMemnon
BritishTaylor, J.G., Merchant NavyStewardMemnon
BritishWhalley, George A., Merchant NavyFirst Radio OfficerMemnon
AustralianWhitehill, Maxwell Elliott, RAAF28Passenger (Flight Sergeant)Memnon
BritishWilliams, John Parry, Merchant NavyMasterMemnon
ChineseWong Chun, , Merchant Navy40FitterMemnon +

23 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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