Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


American steam merchant

Photo courtesy of SSHSA Collection, University of Baltimore Library

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

Aboard Heredia when hit on 19 May 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
AmericanAlvarez, Frank, Merchant MarineMessmanHeredia +
AmericanBeach, Robert Judson, Civilian50PassengerHeredia +
AmericanBlanco, Antonio, Merchant MarineFireman/WiperHeredia +
AmericanBruaw, Glenn Ray, Merchant Marine20Deck CadetHeredia +
AmericanBurke, Thomas E., Merchant Marine23Third OfficerHeredia, Cape Neddick
AmericanColburn, Erwin F., Merchant MarineMasterHeredia
AmericanCunningham, James, Merchant MarineWorkawayHeredia +
AmericanDover, William K., Merchant MarineWiperHeredia +
AmericanDownes, Ina Lee, CivilianPassengerHeredia
AmericanDownes, Lucille, Civilian11PassengerHeredia
AmericanDownes, Raymond, Civilian8PassengerHeredia
AmericanDownes, Raymond, CivilianPassengerHeredia
AmericanDrummond, Bowdoin Mears, USNRCoxswainHeredia +
AmericanEbel, Irwin Stutz, Merchant Marine19Engineer CadetHeredia +
AmericanEichell, Charles F., Merchant MarinePurserHeredia +
AmericanFisher, Albert H., Merchant MarineCarpenterHeredia +
AmericanFontana, Roger I., Merchant MarineRadio OperatorHeredia +
AmericanFord, Henry, Merchant MarineCookHeredia +
AmericanGomez, Ernesto, Merchant MarineMessmanHeredia +
AmericanGomez, Luis, Merchant MarineOilerHeredia +
AmericanGray, Herbert, USNRApprentice SeamanHeredia +
AmericanGreen, Robert S., Merchant MarineOilerHeredia +
AmericanGriffin, Robert Edward, USNRSeaman Second ClassHeredia +
AmericanHunt, Hugh, Merchant MarineCookHeredia +
AmericanIturra, Ananias, Merchant MarineChief EngineerHeredia +
AmericanLeathan, Walter G., Merchant MarineMessmanHeredia +
AmericanLord, Archibald S., Merchant MarineMessmanHeredia +
AmericanMacDonald, George E., Merchant MarineSecond Assistant EngineerHeredia +
AmericanMarcinak, Stanley James, USNRApprentice SeamanHeredia +
AmericanMosquera, Marcelino, Merchant MarineFireman/WiperHeredia +
AmericanMurcia, Pascual, Merchant MarineWiperHeredia +
AmericanOjen, Enrique, Merchant MarineOilerHeredia +
AmericanPaliura, Andrew, Merchant MarineAble SeamanHeredia +
AmericanPatterson, Arthur, Merchant MarineStewardHeredia +
AmericanPearcey, Joseph P., Merchant MarineFirst Assistant EngineerHeredia +
AmericanPlatts, Frank Leroy, USNSeaman Second ClassHeredia +
AmericanRego, Jose, Merchant MarineOilerHeredia +
AmericanRoberts, Daniel J., Merchant MarineOrdinary SeamanHeredia +
AmericanSayas, Clifton J., Merchant MarineMessmanHeredia +
AmericanSeebeck, Ernest A., Merchant MarineStewardHeredia +
AmericanSorli, Roy, Merchant MarineSecond OfficerHeredia
AmericanTamayo, Mansueto M., Merchant MarineAble SeamanHeredia +

42 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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