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 Engineer Texan +
Buell, Oliver Francis, Merchant Marine50First Mate Texan
Cole, David D., Merchant Marine24Oiler Texan
Costello, Frank, Merchant Marine27Deck Engineer Texan
Curiel, Johannes Jozef, Merchant Marine46Messman Texan +
Elfridge, , Merchant MarineSecond Cook Texan
Griffiths, Graham, Merchant Marine25Second Mate Texan
Johnson, Raymond Ethelbert, Merchant Marine51Fireman/Wiper Texan +
Kahookele, John C., Merchant Marine20Ordinary Seaman Texan
Kay, John R., Merchant Marine47First Assistant Engineer Texan
Lincoln, Louis, Merchant Marine28Fireman Texan
Lindholm, Theodore, Merchant Marine31Able Seaman Texan
Lindner, Charles, Merchant Marine52Watertender Texan
Loit, Charles Raymond, Merchant Marine48Third Assistant Engineer Texan +
Maissonett, John Casanova, Merchant Marine36Messman Texan +
Marland, William, Merchant Marine35Boatswain (Bosun) Texan +
McKeown, Francis Xavier, Merchant Marine24Purser Texan
McManus, Hugh Francis, Merchant Marine33Fireman/Wiper Texan +
Murphy, Robert Hugh, Merchant Marine39Master Texan, Coloradan
Nied, Frederick, Merchant MarineFourth Mate Texan
Oliver, Stanley Herbert, Merchant Marine34Radio Operator Texan
Romero, Axsencio M., Merchant Marine38Chief Cook Texan
Ryan, Steven John, Merchant Marine41Steward Texan +
Vinson, Julian F., Merchant Marine44Second Assistant Engineer Texan
Wakefield, Homer Clark, Merchant Marine42Wiper Texan +
Wood, Francis Dudley, Merchant Marine26Third Mate Texan +
Wychel, Jacob, Merchant Marine59Able Seaman Texan

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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