Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


American steam tanker

Photo courtesy of the Mariners Museum, Newport News VA

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

Aboard Gulftrade when hit on 10 Mar 1942

You can click on any of the names for possible additional information

NameAgeRankServed on
Barlow, William Richard, Merchant Marine20WiperGulftrade +
Bush, Norris, Merchant MarineBoatswain (Bosun)Gulftrade +
Caputo, John Joseph, Merchant Marine29Ordinary SeamanGulftrade +
Chadwick, Guy Francis, Merchant Marine46Chief EngineerGulftrade
Conkle, George Holman, Merchant Marine43Ordinary SeamanGulftrade +
Davis, Sam, Merchant MarineChief CookGulftrade +
Day, Arthur, Merchant Marine35UtilityGulftrade +
De Andrade, John, Merchant MarineMessmanGulftrade +
Hawkins, Frank, Merchant MarineMessmanGulftrade +
Henry, Morris, Merchant Marine43StewardGulftrade +
Jackson, Frank Maxwell, Merchant MarineFireman/WiperGulftrade +
Johnson, Botvid Rolland, Merchant MarineSecond Assistant EngineerGulftrade +
Johnson, Ernest Okey, Merchant MarineOilerGulftrade +
McGonigle, Charles Allen, Merchant MarineAble SeamanGulftrade +
Moless, Allen, Merchant Marine34Second CookGulftrade +
Olsen, Torger, Merchant Marine55MasterGulftrade
Pettersen, Ingolf, Merchant Marine55Able SeamanGulftrade
Polk, Rufus, Merchant Marine56MessmanGulftrade +
Rodner, William Lafayette, Merchant Marine44OilerGulftrade +
Russell, Wilbur Waylon, Merchant Marine25Ordinary SeamanGulftrade +
Smalledge, Galen Irving, Merchant Marine42WiperGulftrade +

21 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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