Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


American steam merchant

Photo courtesy of the Mariners Museum, Newport News VA

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

Aboard Ogontz when hit on 19 May 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Baxter, Fred Harold, Merchant MarineSteward Ogontz +
Branham, Elmond, Merchant MarineOiler Ogontz +
Dickey, John Rogers, Merchant MarineFireman/Wiper Ogontz +
Fredericks, Harry C., USNCoxswain Ogontz +
Harrison, Woodrow Wilson, USNSeaman Second Class Ogontz +
Hermandez, Gregorio, Merchant MarineFireman/Wiper Ogontz +
Johnson, Leigh Henry, Merchant MarineAble Seaman Ogontz +
Karratti, Hyrum Richard, Merchant MarineBoatswain (Bosun) Ogontz +
LaCasa, Emilio Manuel, Merchant MarineFireman/Wiper Ogontz +
Lamonte, Ignatio, Merchant MarineWiper Ogontz +
Lang, Joseph Phillip, Merchant MarineChief Engineer Ogontz
Langen, Carl Edward, Merchant MarineAble Seaman Ogontz +
McNair, James Gail, Merchant MarineRadio Operator Ogontz +
Nicholson, Aubrey Eugene, Merchant MarineOiler Ogontz +
Pearce, George Hopkins, Merchant MarineFireman/Wiper Ogontz +
Pelech, Joannes, Merchant MarineOiler Ogontz +
Quinn, Edward Jerome, Merchant MarineOrdinary Seaman Ogontz +
Walker, John Joseph, Merchant MarineAble Seaman Ogontz +
Wennerlund, Adolph M., Merchant MarineMaster Ogontz +
Wolfe, Paul, Merchant MarineAble Seaman Ogontz +

20 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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