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 Marine31Oiler Esso Bolivar
Bowen, Neal J., Merchant Marine33Second Assistant Engineer Esso Bolivar
Caldwell, Dewise Whayne, Merchant Marine44Boatswain (Bosun) Esso Bolivar
Camp, Nemuel John, Merchant Marine29Chief Cook Esso Bolivar, J.A. Mowinckel
Campbell, Hugh M., Merchant Marine19Able Seaman Esso Bolivar
Carlo, Matthew, Merchant Marine20Wiper Esso Bolivar
Casey, William, Merchant Marine48Messman Esso Bolivar
Cote, Armand Ovila, USN32Coxswain Esso Bolivar
Creps, Lawrence Raymond, USN15Apprentice Seaman Esso Bolivar +
Daley, John Henry, Merchant Marine44Messman Esso Bolivar +
Dinnebeil, Louis A., Merchant Marine42Storekeeper Esso Bolivar
Eberling, Conrad S., Merchant Marine29Pumpman Esso Bolivar
Falk, Andrew Frederick, USNR19Seaman Second Class Esso Bolivar
Fisher, William, Merchant Marine49Steward Esso Bolivar
Florio, Leonard John, Merchant Marine18Fireman/Watertender Esso Bolivar
Fudske, Hawkins, Merchant Marine31Chief Mate Esso Bolivar +
Gallavan, James Joseph, Merchant Marine17Oiler Esso Bolivar
Johnson, Bjarne, Merchant Marine31Able Seaman Esso Bolivar
Jones, Alvis, Merchant Marine21Radio Operator Esso Bolivar
Lang, John P., Merchant Marine26Able Seaman Esso Bolivar, C.O. Stillman +
Lauman, Arthur A., Merchant Marine54Fireman/Watertender Esso Bolivar
Lewis, Robert H., USNApprentice Seaman Esso Bolivar
Low, Charles H., Merchant Marine34Machinist Charles Pratt, Esso Bolivar
McCloskey, Peter Bernard, Merchant Marine45Able Seaman Esso Bolivar, H.H. Rogers
McTaggart, Thomas Joseph, Merchant Marine29Chief Engineer Esso Bolivar
Mezenski, Walter Stanley, USN31Seaman First Class Esso Bolivar
Myers, Harold L., Merchant Marine26Able Seaman Esso Bolivar, E.G. Seubert
Owen, Oscar, Merchant Marine37Third Mate Esso Bolivar
O’Connell, Eldridge James, Merchant Marine37Second Mate Esso Bolivar
Pedersen, Ragnar Fahn, Merchant Marine43Messman Esso Bolivar
Phillips, Frank V., Merchant Marine21Able Seaman Esso Bolivar
Richardson, Charles D., Merchant Marine27Able Seaman Esso Bolivar, H.H. Rogers
Richardson, Robert N., Merchant Marine26Wiper Esso Bolivar
Riling, Charles Glenn, USN17Seaman Second Class Esso Bolivar
Roos, Sven Edward, Merchant Marine34Able Seaman Esso Bolivar, J.A. Mowinckel
Ryan, John B., Merchant Marine18Wiper Esso Bolivar
Sampson, Carl J., Merchant Marine23Able Seaman Esso Bolivar
Scardora, Henry H., Merchant Marine20Utilityman Esso Bolivar +
Seymour, Arthur W., Merchant Marine22Messman Esso Bolivar
Skadovura, Stanislaus, Merchant Marine17Ordinary Seaman Esso Bolivar, C.O. Stillman
Sokolowski, Joseph J., Merchant Marine27Fireman/Watertender Esso Bolivar, J.A. Mowinckel, H.H. Rogers
Sorensen, Carl Lawrence, Merchant Marine27First Assistant Engineer Esso Bolivar
Stewart, James Mitchell, Merchant Marine52Master Esso Bolivar +
Stoller, Abraham, Merchant Marine42Electrician Esso Bolivar
Vaught, Basil E., Merchant Marine21Ordinary Seaman Esso Bolivar +
Whittaker, Arthur Davis, Merchant Marine28Third Assistant Engineer Esso Bolivar
Wilson, Irving Calvin, Merchant Marine36Oiler Esso Bolivar +
Yates, Arthur, Merchant Marine20Ordinary Seaman Esso Bolivar
Zabroski, Frank, Merchant Marine30Ordinary Seaman Esso Bolivar
Zawistowski, Boleslaw, Merchant Marine22Cook Esso Bolivar +

50 persons found.

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