Ships hit by U-boats

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Esso Bolivar

Panamanian motor tanker




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

Aboard Esso Bolivar when hit on 8 Mar 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
Allen, Roy L., Merchant Marine31OilerEsso Bolivar
Bowen, Neal J., Merchant Marine33Second Assistant EngineerEsso Bolivar
Caldwell, Dewise Whayne, Merchant Marine44Boatswain (Bosun)Esso Bolivar
Camp, Nemuel John, Merchant Marine29Chief CookEsso Bolivar, J.A. Mowinckel
Campbell, Hugh M., Merchant Marine19Able SeamanEsso Bolivar
Carlo, Matthew, Merchant Marine20WiperEsso Bolivar
Casey, William, Merchant Marine48MessmanEsso Bolivar
Cote, Armand Ovila, USN32CoxswainEsso Bolivar
Creps, Lawrence Raymond, USN15Apprentice SeamanEsso Bolivar +
Daley, John Henry, Merchant Marine44MessmanEsso Bolivar +
Dinnebeil, Louis A., Merchant Marine42StorekeeperEsso Bolivar
Eberling, Conrad S., Merchant Marine29PumpmanEsso Bolivar
Falk, Andrew Frederick, USNR19Seaman Second ClassEsso Bolivar
Fisher, William, Merchant Marine49StewardEsso Bolivar
Florio, Leonard John, Merchant Marine18Fireman/WatertenderEsso Bolivar
Fudske, Hawkins, Merchant Marine31Chief MateEsso Bolivar +
Gallavan, James Joseph, Merchant Marine17OilerEsso Bolivar
Johnson, Bjarne, Merchant Marine31Able SeamanEsso Bolivar
Jones, Alvis, Merchant Marine21Radio OperatorEsso Bolivar
Lang, John P., Merchant Marine26Able SeamanEsso Bolivar, C.O. Stillman +
Lauman, Arthur A., Merchant Marine54Fireman/WatertenderEsso Bolivar
Lewis, Robert H., USNApprentice SeamanEsso Bolivar
Low, Charles H., Merchant Marine34MachinistCharles Pratt, Esso Bolivar
McCloskey, Peter Bernard, Merchant Marine45Able SeamanEsso Bolivar, H.H. Rogers
McTaggart, Thomas Joseph, Merchant Marine29Chief EngineerEsso Bolivar
Mezenski, Walter Stanley, USN31Seaman First ClassEsso Bolivar
Myers, Harold L., Merchant Marine26Able SeamanEsso Bolivar, E.G. Seubert
Owen, Oscar, Merchant Marine37Third MateEsso Bolivar
O’Connell, Eldridge James, Merchant Marine37Second MateEsso Bolivar
Pedersen, Ragnar Fahn, Merchant Marine43MessmanEsso Bolivar
Phillips, Frank V., Merchant Marine21Able SeamanEsso Bolivar
Richardson, Charles D., Merchant Marine27Able SeamanEsso Bolivar, H.H. Rogers
Richardson, Robert N., Merchant Marine26WiperEsso Bolivar
Riling, Charles Glenn, USN17Seaman Second ClassEsso Bolivar
Roos, Sven Edward, Merchant Marine34Able SeamanEsso Bolivar, J.A. Mowinckel
Ryan, John B., Merchant Marine18WiperEsso Bolivar
Sampson, Carl J., Merchant Marine23Able SeamanEsso Bolivar
Scardora, Henry H., Merchant Marine20UtilitymanEsso Bolivar +
Seymour, Arthur W., Merchant Marine22MessmanEsso Bolivar
Skadovura, Stanislaus, Merchant Marine17Ordinary SeamanEsso Bolivar, C.O. Stillman
Sokolowski, Joseph J., Merchant Marine27Fireman/WatertenderEsso Bolivar, J.A. Mowinckel, H.H. Rogers
Sorensen, Carl Lawrence, Merchant Marine27First Assistant EngineerEsso Bolivar
Stewart, James Mitchell, Merchant Marine52MasterEsso Bolivar +
Stoller, Abraham, Merchant Marine42ElectricianEsso Bolivar
Vaught, Basil E., Merchant Marine21Ordinary SeamanEsso Bolivar +
Whittaker, Arthur Davis, Merchant Marine28Third Assistant EngineerEsso Bolivar
Wilson, Irving Calvin, Merchant Marine36OilerEsso Bolivar +
Yates, Arthur, Merchant Marine20Ordinary SeamanEsso Bolivar
Zabroski, Frank, Merchant Marine30Ordinary SeamanEsso Bolivar
Zawistowski, Boleslaw, Merchant Marine22CookEsso Bolivar +

50 persons found.

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