Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

Esso Nashville

American steam tanker




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

Aboard Esso Nashville when hit on 21 Mar 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
Blume, Erich, Merchant Marine33Second Assistant EngineerEsso Nashville
Boje, Johannes, Merchant Marine33Second MateEsso Nashville
Borges, Eddie, Merchant Marine37MessmanEsso Nashville, Esso Houston
Brown, Harvard M., Merchant MarineOrdinary SeamanEsso Nashville
Butiong, Themistocles G., Merchant Marine32Second CookEsso Nashville
Byrd, Albert B., Merchant Marine21Ordinary SeamanEsso Nashville, Benjamin Brewster
Christie, Horace Lind, Merchant Marine33ElectricianEsso Nashville
Cordwell, Wesley Eugene, Merchant Marine30WiperEsso Nashville
Dalton, Francis A., Merchant Marine35Able SeamanEsso Nashville
Detmar, Robert, Merchant Marine58MachinistEsso Nashville
Dix, James, Merchant Marine28PumpmanEsso Nashville
Duarte, Luiz J., Merchant Marine33Chief CookEsso Nashville
Ducsai, John Joseph, Merchant Marine30Able SeamanEsso Nashville
Dutton, George M., Merchant MarineWiperEsso Nashville
Farren, Frederick William, Merchant Marine40StorekeeperEsso Nashville
Garig, Henry Howard, Merchant Marine27Third Assistant EngineerEsso Nashville
Gartrell, Augustus Blair, Merchant Marine36Able SeamanEsso Nashville
Hansen, Christian Arthur, Merchant Marine53Chief MateEsso Nashville
Hemphill, Thomas Dwight, Merchant Marine24OilerEsso Nashville
Kerves, John, Merchant Marine51Third MateEsso Nashville
Kist, Aloysius J., Merchant Marine43Chief EngineerEsso Nashville
Lamson, Charles Alverton, Merchant Marine45Boatswain (Bosun)Esso Nashville
Lawson, Claud J., Merchant Marine37First Assistant EngineerEsso Nashville
Littlefield, John A., Merchant Marine26Able SeamanEsso Nashville
Madsen, Svend Aage Lavard, Merchant Marine24Able SeamanEsso Nashville
Mills, Leonard Everrett, Merchant Marine56OilerEsso Nashville, R.W. Gallagher +
Mitchell, James A., Merchant Marine24OilerEsso Nashville, Esso Harrisburg
Niedzwiecki, Theodore, Merchant Marine27Able SeamanEsso Nashville
Osban, Leroy, Merchant Marine24MessmanEsso Nashville, Paul H. Harwood
Peters, Edward Vincent, Merchant Marine48MasterEsso Nashville
Rhiel, Thomas Ray, Merchant Marine22Radio OperatorEsso Nashville
Sims, Wilbur B., Merchant Marine36Fireman/WatertenderEsso Nashville
Skinner, Lonnie Carr, Merchant Marine27Fireman/WatertenderEsso Nashville
Sories, Frank, Merchant Marine33StewardEsso Nashville
Sutherland, Joseph P., Merchant Marine23Ordinary SeamanEsso Nashville
Tapping, Thomas, Merchant MarineMessmanEsso Nashville
Tolentino, Frank V., Merchant Marine43Officer’s MessboyEsso Nashville
Wolfe, Austin Price, Merchant Marine28Fireman/WatertenderEsso Nashville

38 persons found.

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