Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British motor tanker

Photo courtesy of Danish Maritime Museum, Elsinore

This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the British motor tanker Duffield.

Aboard Duffield when hit on 9 Apr 1941

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

NameAgeRankServed on
ChineseChan Kai, , Merchant Navy32Assistant StewardDuffield +
ChineseChan Len, , Merchant Navy25SailorDuffield +
ChineseChan Mok, , Merchant Navy28DaymanDuffield +
ChineseChan Poo, , Merchant Navy34Boatswain (Bosun)Duffield +
ChineseChan Sing, , Merchant Navy50Chief StewardDuffield +
ChineseChen Kew Ting, , Merchant Navy28CookDuffield +
ChineseChong Chong, , Merchant Navy26FiremanDuffield +
BritishCowley, Harold, Merchant Navy20ApprenticeDuffield +
ChineseHo Ping, , Merchant Navy25SailorDuffield +
ChineseHo Song, , Merchant Navy27Fireman's BoyDuffield +
ChineseHo Soud, , Merchant Navy27CookDuffield +
BritishHolmes, Raymond Jerome, Merchant Navy19Second Radio OfficerDuffield +
BritishJones, Dennis Owen, Merchant Navy20ApprenticeDuffield +
ChineseLam Juen, , Merchant Navy27DonkeymanDuffield +
ChineseLam Kwan, , Merchant Navy34FiremanDuffield +
ChineseLan Cheung, , Merchant Navy42FitterDuffield +
ChineseMak Choy, , Merchant Navy35QuartermasterDuffield +
BritishManthorpe, Mariston, Merchant NavyMasterDuffield
BritishTaphouse, Gerard John, Merchant NavyThird OfficerDuffield +
BritishThompson, Horace, Merchant NavyChief OfficerDuffield
BritishTuppen, Roy Egerton, Merchant Navy53Second OfficerDuffield +
ChineseWen Mok, , Merchant Navy33QuartermasterDuffield +
ChineseWong Fong, , Merchant Navy29SailorDuffield +
ChineseWong Kee, , Merchant Navy22Assistant StewardDuffield +
ChineseYip Wun, , Merchant Navy29CarpenterDuffield +
ChineseYow Choy, , Merchant Navy30Engine Room HandDuffield +
ChineseYuen Ngau, , Merchant Navy19SailorDuffield +

27 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.