Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

Major Wheeler

American steam merchant

Major Wheeler after completion in 1918. US Naval Historical Center Photograph #NH105269

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

Aboard Major Wheeler when hit on 6 Feb 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
Avellar, John Richard, Merchant Marine21Able SeamanMajor Wheeler +
Camacho, Justo, Merchant MarineWiperMajor Wheeler +
Castillo, Bernardo, Merchant Marine39Boatswain (Bosun)Major Wheeler +
Corbin, Clarence Everett, Merchant Marine44Steward and CookMajor Wheeler +
Coscarelli, John Dominic, Merchant MarineOrdinary SeamanMajor Wheeler +
Coulter, James Edward, Merchant Marine27WiperMajor Wheeler +
Edew, Phillips, Merchant MarineFireman/WiperMajor Wheeler +
Gaffeny, John Joseph, Merchant MarineSecond Assistant EngineerMajor Wheeler +
Gonzalez, Ismael, Merchant Marine37OilerMajor Wheeler +
Goring, Charles E., Merchant Marine52MessmanMajor Wheeler +
Green, Harvey, Merchant MarineAble SeamanMajor Wheeler +
Harrison, George Ernest, Merchant Marine45Second MateMajor Wheeler +
Hensley, Thomas Riley, Merchant Marine21Radio OperatorMajor Wheeler +
Hernandez, Ricardo, Merchant Marine53Second CookMajor Wheeler +
Johnson, Frank, Merchant Marine38UtilityMajor Wheeler +
Kane, William James, Merchant Marine59Chief EngineerMajor Wheeler +
Kon, Walter John, Merchant MarineOrdinary SeamanMajor Wheeler +
Loren, Irving Albert, Merchant Marine48Chief MateMajor Wheeler +
Losey, Frank Walter, Merchant Marine38MasterMajor Wheeler +
Mack, Harry, Merchant MarineAble SeamanMajor Wheeler +
Magbanua, Antonio, Merchant Marine40Able SeamanMajor Wheeler +
Martins, Raul Ferreira, Merchant Marine22Third MateMajor Wheeler +
McClelland, William Harold, Merchant Marine45Ordinary SeamanMajor Wheeler +
Moran, Apoloniano, Merchant Marine43OilerMajor Wheeler +
Penedo, João Esteves, Merchant Marine45UtilityMajor Wheeler +
Perry, Richard, Merchant Marine24CarpenterMajor Wheeler +
Rodriguez, Angel Manuel, Merchant Marine25Fireman/WiperMajor Wheeler +
Rose, Arthur Travis, Merchant MarineMessmanMajor Wheeler +
Saavedra, Castro, Merchant Marine19WiperMajor Wheeler +
Samillano, Nicolas, Merchant Marine26Able SeamanMajor Wheeler +
Stephens, James, Merchant MarineAble SeamanMajor Wheeler +
Sullivan, Kokomo, Merchant Marine34Fireman/WiperMajor Wheeler +
Sztucinski, Walter John, Merchant Marine29First Assistant EngineerMajor Wheeler +
Totterman, Charles, Merchant Marine69Third Assistant EngineerMajor Wheeler +
Tubens Velez, Julio Antonio, Merchant Marine33OilerMajor Wheeler +

35 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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