Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


American steam merchant

US Naval Historical Center Photograph #NH65045-A

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

Aboard Texan when hit on 12 Mar 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Boehncke, Paul William, Merchant Marine56Chief EngineerTexan +
Buell, Oliver Francis, Merchant Marine50First MateTexan
Cole, David D., Merchant Marine24OilerTexan
Costello, Frank, Merchant Marine27Deck EngineerTexan
Curiel, Johannes Jozef, Merchant Marine46MessmanTexan +
Elfridge, , Merchant MarineSecond CookTexan
Griffiths, Graham, Merchant Marine25Second MateTexan
Johnson, Raymond Ethelbert, Merchant Marine51Fireman/WiperTexan +
Kahookele, John C., Merchant Marine20Ordinary SeamanTexan
Kay, John R., Merchant Marine47First Assistant EngineerTexan
Lincoln, Louis, Merchant Marine28FiremanTexan
Lindholm, Theodore, Merchant Marine31Able SeamanTexan
Lindner, Charles, Merchant Marine52WatertenderTexan
Loit, Charles Raymond, Merchant Marine48Third Assistant EngineerTexan +
Maissonett, John Casanova, Merchant Marine36MessmanTexan +
Marland, William, Merchant Marine35Boatswain (Bosun)Texan +
McKeown, Francis Xavier, Merchant Marine24PurserTexan
McManus, Hugh Francis, Merchant Marine33Fireman/WiperTexan +
Murphy, Robert Hugh, Merchant Marine39MasterTexan, Coloradan
Nied, Frederick, Merchant MarineFourth MateTexan
Oliver, Stanley Herbert, Merchant Marine34Radio OperatorTexan
Romero, Axsencio M., Merchant Marine38Chief CookTexan
Ryan, Steven John, Merchant Marine41StewardTexan +
Vinson, Julian F., Merchant Marine44Second Assistant EngineerTexan
Wakefield, Homer Clark, Merchant Marine42WiperTexan +
Wood, Francis Dudley, Merchant Marine26Third MateTexan +
Wychel, Jacob, Merchant Marine59Able SeamanTexan

27 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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