Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


American motor tanker

Photo courtesy of Texaco Archives

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

Aboard Australia when hit on 16 Mar 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
AmericanAder, Martin, Merchant Marine53MasterAustralia
AmericanAkkerman, George, Merchant Marine41StewardAustralia
AmericanAnderson, R.W., Merchant MarineAble SeamanAustralia
AmericanAucoin, Tanis Lee, Merchant Marine25MessboyAustralia
AmericanBoudreaux, Saul, Merchant Marine49Junior EngineerAustralia
AmericanBroussard, Dalles, Merchant Marine21QuartermasterAustralia
AmericanCodbold, Judson, Merchant MarineBoatswain (Bosun)Australia
AmericanDick, John Swent, Merchant Marine36OilerAustralia
AmericanElkins, Zim Franklin, Merchant Marine31Radio OperatorAustralia
AmericanFarrell, William J., Merchant MarineAble SeamanAustralia
AmericanFolsom, Carl, Merchant MarineAble SeamanAustralia
AmericanGarrett, Morris Edgar, Merchant MarineAble SeamanAustralia
AmericanGates, Fred L., Merchant MarineElectricianAustralia
AmericanGrasse, John, Merchant Marine50First MateAustralia
AmericanGray, Charles T., Merchant MarineThird Assistant EngineerAustralia
AmericanHarris, Walter W., Merchant MarineWiperAustralia
AmericanHayes, Elzio, Merchant MarineOrdinary SeamanAustralia
AmericanHaywood, Ages Hubert, Merchant Marine35Junior EngineerAustralia +
AmericanJohnson, William Wallace, Merchant Marine37Second Assistant EngineerAustralia +
AmericanLandry, Harges Joseph, Merchant Marine20OilerAustralia
AmericanLeMaire, Lannis, Merchant Marine29Second CookAustralia
AmericanLindbloom, Harry Ray, Merchant Marine34Second MateAustralia
AmericanManuel, Leo E., Merchant MarineMessmanAustralia
AmericanNyholm, Johan Bernhart, Merchant Marine57Second PumpmanAustralia +
AmericanPeck, Albert E., Merchant MarineOrdinary SeamanAustralia
AmericanPiggott, James Ross, Merchant Marine28First PumpmanAustralia
AmericanProwse, Robert P., Merchant MarineAble SeamanAustralia
AmericanPyles, Simon McGhie, Merchant Marine33MessmanAustralia
AmericanRaddatz, George Paul Heinrich, Merchant Marine48OilerAustralia
AmericanRomero, Willie, Merchant MarineChief CookAustralia
AmericanSangwin, Leonard Murphy, Merchant Marine27Ordinary SeamanAustralia
AmericanSiemoneit, Herman, Merchant Marine53QuartermasterAustralia
AmericanSimmons, E.L., Merchant MarineChief EngineerAustralia
AmericanStafford, Cloise, Merchant Marine20Ordinary SeamanAustralia
AmericanSwann, William Dale, Merchant Marine24WiperAustralia +
AmericanUtvik, Gunnar, Merchant Marine37Third MateAustralia
AmericanVidrine, William Bill, Merchant Marine27Able SeamanAustralia
AmericanWickham, Thomas Oscar, Merchant Marine32QuartermasterAustralia
AmericanWilliamson, George Lemuel, Merchant Marine46MessmanAustralia
AmericanWuehr, William Lawrence, Merchant Marine44First Assistant EngineerAustralia

40 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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