Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

Esso Aruba

American steam tanker




This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the American steam tanker Esso Aruba.

Aboard Esso Aruba when hit on 27 Aug 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
Adcock, James J., Merchant MarineAble Seaman Esso Aruba
Algorin, Fernando, Merchant MarineGalleyman Esso Aruba
Bellgard, Julius T., Merchant MarineOrdinary Seaman Esso Aruba
Bronstein, Harry, USNSeaman First Class Esso Aruba
Caldwell, Howard, Merchant MarineAble Seaman Esso Aruba
Chappelle, John L., Merchant MarineStorekeeper Esso Aruba, Esso Baton Rouge
Clement, Philip, Merchant MarineMessman Esso Aruba
Colby, Earl W., Merchant MarinePumpman Esso Aruba
Collins, Gregor O.W., Merchant MarineSecond Assistant Engineer Esso Aruba
Cunningham, Donald H., Merchant MarineAble Seaman Esso Aruba
Dearborn, Chester W., USNSeaman Second Class Esso Aruba
Decker, Francis W., Merchant MarineAble Seaman Esso Aruba
Dederding, Carl, Merchant MarineFireman Esso Aruba
Dopico, Benedicto, Merchant MarineFireman Esso Aruba
Dul, Joseph D., USNSeaman Second Class Esso Aruba
Erjavec, Valentine F., USNSeaman Second Class Esso Aruba
Hannay, John H., Merchant MarineMessman Esso Aruba
Helms, Avon O., Merchant MarineSecond Mate I.C. White, Esso Aruba
Hiscock, George A., Merchant MarineOrdinary Seaman Esso Aruba
Kooistra, Albert H., Merchant MarineAble Seaman Esso Aruba
Lane, Harold D., Merchant MarineMachinist Esso Aruba
Lewis, William, Merchant MarineWiper Esso Aruba
Marot, Louis, Merchant MarineOiler Esso Aruba
Marra, Alexander, Merchant MarineChief Mate Esso Aruba
McFadden, Charles F., Merchant MarineFireman Esso Aruba
McLaughlin, Henry V., USNSeaman Second Class Esso Aruba
Miller, Jack, Merchant MarineAble Seaman Esso Aruba
Mullaney, Michael J., USNSeaman Second Class Esso Aruba
Nasti, Richard, USNSeaman Second Class Esso Aruba
Natt, George E., Merchant MarineChief Cook Esso Aruba
Newendorp, Leonard, Merchant MarineWiper Esso Aruba
Newton, Fred F., Merchant MarineFirst Assistant Engineer Esso Aruba
Nigro, Frank D., USNSeaman Second Class Esso Aruba
Noon, James A., Merchant MarineOiler Esso Aruba
Parks, Hugh P., USNSeaman Second Class Esso Aruba
Pawlik, Henry, Merchant MarineBoatswain (Bosun) Esso Aruba
Pecuch, George C., USNSeaman Second Class Esso Aruba
Pharr, Frank, Merchant MarineMaster Esso Aruba
Platke, Richard A., USNSeaman Second Class Esso Aruba
Pouncey, Bobby M., Merchant MarineRadio Operator Esso Aruba
Rabig, Richard R., Merchant MarineMessman Esso Aruba
Raskin, Jack G., Merchant MarineMessman Esso Aruba
Rodriguez, Jose A., Merchant MarineThird Mate Heinrich von Riedemann, Esso Aruba
Rodriguez, Roberto, Merchant MarineAble Seaman Esso Aruba
Shannon, James B., Merchant MarineOrdinary Seaman Esso Aruba
Strouse, Claude C., USNSeaman Second Class Esso Aruba
Sutton, George S., USNSeaman Second Class Esso Aruba
Taylor, Richard, Merchant MarineSteward Esso Aruba
Teffner, Frederick, Merchant MarineSecond Cook Esso Aruba
Tillman, George K., Merchant MarineUtilityman Esso Aruba
Truce, Harry L., Merchant MarineWiper Esso Aruba
Tulloch, William S., Merchant MarineThird Assistant Engineer Esso Aruba
Williams, Herbert D., Merchant MarineOiler Esso Aruba
Wilson, Horace L., Merchant MarineChief Engineer Esso Aruba

54 persons found.

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