Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

City of Atlanta

American steam merchant




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

Aboard City of Atlanta when hit on 19 Jan 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
Bell, Matthew, Merchant MarineMessmanCity of Atlanta +
Bennett, John Walter, Merchant Marine38Third MateCity of Atlanta +
Bird, Willis, Merchant MarineAble SeamanCity of Atlanta +
Blanton, John Arthur, Merchant Marine37Able SeamanCity of Atlanta +
Broughton, Prince, Merchant MarineCookCity of Atlanta +
Bruce, Simon, Merchant MarineCoal PasserCity of Atlanta +
Chisholm, Willie Boyd, Merchant Marine25CookCity of Atlanta +
Cleveland, Howard Lawton, Merchant MarineAble SeamanCity of Atlanta +
Cummings, James Martin, Merchant MarineMessmanCity of Atlanta +
Dean, Marion Leo, Merchant Marine31Third Assistant EngineerCity of Atlanta +
DeBolle, Paul George, Merchant Marine35Fireman/WiperCity of Atlanta +
Dowdy, Earl, Merchant MarineAble SeamanCity of Atlanta
Drumwright, Kewannee, Merchant MarineCoal PasserCity of Atlanta +
Fennel, Robert, Merchant MarineOilerCity of Atlanta
Findlay, William John, Merchant MarineStewardCity of Atlanta +
Forsythe, Percy Campbell, Merchant Marine58MessmanCity of Atlanta +
Gadson, William, Merchant MarineDonkeymanCity of Atlanta +
Hamilton, George Elix, Merchant MarineFireman/WiperCity of Atlanta +
Hamilton, James, Merchant MarineFireman/WiperCity of Atlanta +
Harley, Wallace, Merchant MarineCoal PasserCity of Atlanta +
Haviland, Theodore Francis, Merchant MarineRadio OperatorCity of Atlanta +
Holland, Eugene Harold, Merchant Marine25Fireman/WiperCity of Atlanta +
Hoybye, Svend Aage, Merchant Marine40Fireman/WiperCity of Atlanta +
Jones, Albert, Merchant MarineFireman/WiperCity of Atlanta +
Kenney, Thomas Joseph, Merchant Marine46Chief EngineerCity of Atlanta +
Kicklighter, Joseph Foy, Merchant Marine28Able SeamanCity of Atlanta +
Lane, Henry, Merchant MarineCoal PasserCity of Atlanta +
Leppin, Christian, Merchant MarineChief MateCity of Atlanta +
Lockett, Warren Edward, Merchant MarineFireman/WiperCity of Atlanta +
Lowman, Arthur, Merchant MarineFireman/WiperCity of Atlanta +
Macher, John Lee, Merchant MarineFirst Assistant EngineerCity of Atlanta +
Mell, William Saunders, Merchant MarineOilerCity of Atlanta +
North, Joseph, Merchant Marine46Fireman/WiperCity of Atlanta +
Ramsey, Edward, Merchant MarineCoal PasserCity of Atlanta +
Reid, William Marvin, Merchant MarineAble SeamanCity of Atlanta +
Rountree, Avant, Merchant MarineAble SeamanCity of Atlanta +
Searles, Kendrick Franklin, Merchant MarineAble SeamanCity of Atlanta +
Sellers, Samuel Jenkins, Merchant Marine44Able SeamanCity of Atlanta +
Surles, Henry James, Merchant Marine42DonkeymanCity of Atlanta +
Tavelle, George B., Merchant Marine34Second OfficerCity of Atlanta
Taylor, Richard, Merchant MarineDonkeymanCity of Atlanta +
Thornton, John Gordon, Merchant Marine19OilerCity of Atlanta +
Urquhart, Leman Chapman, Merchant Marine48MasterCity of Atlanta +
Walcott, James Adaniel, Merchant MarineMessmanCity of Atlanta +
Williams, Albert, Merchant MarineCoal PasserCity of Atlanta +
York, John, Merchant MarineSecond Assistant EngineerCity of Atlanta +

46 persons found.

Served on indicates the ships we have listed for the person, some were stationed on multiple ships hit by U-boats.

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