Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


American steam merchant

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

Aboard Effingham when hit on 30 Mar 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
AmericanAdkinson, David Lang, USN17Seaman Second ClassEffingham
AmericanBirnie, Merwyn Victor, Merchant Marine38Able SeamanEffingham +
AmericanBlue, Maurice Gerard, Merchant Marine38Able SeamanEffingham +
AmericanColwell, Francis Willis, Merchant Marine32MessmanEffingham +
AmericanDe Silva, Joseph, Merchant MarineChief CookEffingham +
AmericanFlaherty, John Joseph, Merchant MarineOrdinary SeamanEffingham +
AmericanGamblin, James Walter, USN27EnsignEffingham
AmericanGreenidge, Anatha Helkisa, Merchant Marine24UtilityEffingham +
AmericanGuscott, Charles Samuel, Merchant Marine20MessmanEffingham +
AmericanHewlett, Charles Henry, Merchant Marine54MasterEffingham
AmericanHill, Eddie, Merchant Marine24MessmanEffingham +
AmericanJohnson, Thomas Luzon, Merchant MarineStewardEffingham +
AmericanMontone, Daniel Edward, Merchant Marine21Able SeamanEffingham +
AmericanTurner, James Hezekiah, Merchant Marine41MessmanEffingham +
AmericanWilkerson, Willard Mays, Merchant Marine42First Assistant EngineerEffingham +

15 persons found - for all attacks on this ship (2).

Served on indicates the ships we have listed for the person, some were stationed on multiple ships hit by U-boats.

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