Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

Sylvan Arrow

Panamanian steam tanker

US Naval Historical Center Photograph #NH105243

This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the Panamanian steam tanker Sylvan Arrow.

Aboard Sylvan Arrow when hit on 20 May 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
PhilippineAdonis, Manuel, Merchant Marine28GalleymanSylvan Arrow
PhilippineArana, Vicente, Merchant Marine25MessmanSylvan Arrow
PhilippineBais, Cornelio, Merchant Marine34WiperSylvan Arrow
AmericanBeck, Arthur J., Merchant Marine47MasterSylvan Arrow, Crijnssen
BelgianBernart, Gustaaf, Merchant Marine22Ordinary SeamanSylvan Arrow
PhilippineErmitanio, Alfonso, Merchant Marine37StewardSylvan Arrow
PhilippineGenovania, Librado, Merchant Marine44Able SeamanSylvan Arrow
AmericanGuellar, Phillip, Merchant Marine36Crew memberSylvan Arrow
CanadianHollett, Alex, Merchant Marine29Second Assistant EngineerSylvan Arrow, Crijnssen
DutchHoogendam, Maarten, Merchant Marine45WiperSylvan Arrow
AmericanHower, Ross, Merchant Marine34Third Assistant EngineerSylvan Arrow, Crijnssen, Lebore
PhilippineJuanillo, Artemio, Merchant Marine35Ordinary SeamanSylvan Arrow
PhilippineLong, Raymond, Merchant Marine35Ordinary SeamanSylvan Arrow
PhilippineMalapit, Segunda, Merchant Marine34MessmanSylvan Arrow
PhilippineMoreno, Rosalio, Merchant Marine46Able SeamanSylvan Arrow
BritishMurry, Francis, Merchant Marine19OilerSylvan Arrow, Crijnssen, Lebore
PhilippineNavalto, Felipe, Merchant Marine57WiperSylvan Arrow
AmericanOlsen, Martin, Merchant Marine20Third MateSylvan Arrow, Crijnssen
PhilippineParry, Albine, Merchant Marine47Able SeamanSylvan Arrow
BritishPerreth, Luis, Merchant Marine23Able SeamanSylvan Arrow, Crijnssen
DutchPlokker, IJsbrand, Merchant Marine20Boatswain (Bosun)Pendrecht, Sylvan Arrow
AmericanPratt, Kenneth, Merchant Marine41Crew memberSylvan Arrow
Puerto RicanRodriguez, Carlos, Merchant Marine21Crew memberSylvan Arrow
Puerto RicanRodriguez, Francisco, Merchant Marine38FiremanSylvan Arrow, Crijnssen, Lebore
AmericanRogers, Alfred, Merchant Marine29Crew memberSylvan Arrow
PhilippineRojo, Denoisio, Merchant Marine48Second CookSylvan Arrow
PhilippineRubio, Alberto, Merchant Marine37Able SeamanSylvan Arrow
AmericanSchildknecht, Charles, Merchant Marine48First Assistant EngineerSylvan Arrow, Crijnssen
ColombianSierras, Felix, Merchant Marine28Able SeamanSylvan Arrow
PhilippineSimon, San Juan, Merchant Marine33OilerSylvan Arrow, Crijnssen, Lebore
NorwegianThygessen, Anton, Merchant Marine27PumpmanSylvan Arrow, Crijnssen
DutchVlieland, Vlient, Merchant Marine24Able SeamanSylvan Arrow
AmericanWeatherford, Charlie F., USNRSeaman Second ClassSylvan Arrow +
AmericanWegmann, Harold Philip, Merchant Marine43Chief EngineerSylvan Arrow, Crijnssen, Caddo +
AmericanWelch, Eldon Roy, USNR23Apprentice SeamanSylvan Arrow
AmericanWheeler, H., Merchant Marine19FiremanSylvan Arrow, Crijnssen, Lebore

36 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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