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
AmericanBoehncke, Paul William, Merchant Marine56Chief EngineerTexan +
AmericanBuell, Oliver Francis, Merchant Marine50First MateTexan
AmericanCole, David D., Merchant Marine24OilerTexan
AmericanCostello, Frank, Merchant Marine27Deck EngineerTexan
AmericanCuriel, Johannes Jozef, Merchant Marine46MessmanTexan +
AmericanElfridge, , Merchant MarineSecond CookTexan
AmericanGriffiths, Graham, Merchant Marine25Second MateTexan
AmericanJohnson, Raymond Ethelbert, Merchant Marine51Fireman/WiperTexan +
AmericanKahookele, John C., Merchant Marine20Ordinary SeamanTexan
AmericanKay, John R., Merchant Marine47First Assistant EngineerTexan
AmericanLincoln, Louis, Merchant Marine28FiremanTexan
AmericanLindholm, Theodore, Merchant Marine31Able SeamanTexan
AmericanLindner, Charles, Merchant Marine52WatertenderTexan
AmericanLoit, Charles Raymond, Merchant Marine48Third Assistant EngineerTexan +
Puerto RicanMaissonett, John Casanova, Merchant Marine36MessmanTexan +
AmericanMarland, William, Merchant Marine35Boatswain (Bosun)Texan +
AmericanMcKeown, Francis Xavier, Merchant Marine24PurserTexan
AmericanMcManus, Hugh Francis, Merchant Marine33Fireman/WiperTexan +
AmericanMurphy, Robert Hugh, Merchant Marine39MasterTexan, Coloradan
AmericanNied, Frederick, Merchant MarineFourth MateTexan
AmericanOliver, Stanley Herbert, Merchant Marine34Radio OperatorTexan
PhilippineRomero, Axsencio M., Merchant Marine38Chief CookTexan
AmericanRyan, Steven John, Merchant Marine41StewardTexan +
AmericanVinson, Julian F., Merchant Marine44Second Assistant EngineerTexan
AmericanWakefield, Homer Clark, Merchant Marine42WiperTexan +
AmericanWood, Francis Dudley, Merchant Marine26Third MateTexan +
DutchWychel, 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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