Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

City of Alma

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 City of Alma.

Aboard City of Alma when hit on 3 Jun 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
Andersen, Arnold Karsten, Merchant Marine35Able SeamanCity of Alma +
Baker, James Joshua, Merchant MarineMasterCity of Alma +
Berchem, Charles, Merchant MarineOilerCity of Alma +
Boyle, Joseph Bernard, Merchant MarineOilerCity of Alma +
Brown, Hugh Parks, Merchant Marine25Third MateCity of Alma
Corbin, William Henry, Merchant MarineSecond Assistant EngineerCity of Alma +
Crespo, Francisco, Merchant MarineFireman/WiperCity of Alma +
Dion, Lewis Joseph, Merchant MarineWiperCity of Alma +
Doherty, Alan Ignatius, Merchant MarineOrdinary SeamanCity of Alma +
Hendricks, Wardell Thomas, Merchant MarineStewardCity of Alma +
Higbee, Henry, Merchant Marine45Boatswain (Bosun)City of Alma +
Jany, Bisari, Merchant MarineAble SeamanCity of Alma +
Judge, James Joseph, Merchant MarineFireman/WiperCity of Alma +
Laboy, David M., Merchant MarineMessmanCity of Alma +
Langsdale, Jack Dickson, Merchant MarineSecond MateCity of Alma +
Lester, Otis, Merchant MarineMessmanCity of Alma +
Ludwick, Martin Thomas, Merchant MarineFireman/WiperCity of Alma +
Mayo, Oscar Kenneth, Merchant MarineFireman/WiperCity of Alma +
Perez, German, Merchant MarineOrdinary SeamanCity of Alma +
Phillips, Richard Peter, Merchant Marine46Third Assistant EngineerRobin Moor, City of Alma +
Rank, Dean Oscar, Merchant MarineWiperCity of Alma +
Rivera, Joaquin, Merchant MarineFireman/WiperCity of Alma +
Sanders, Roy, Merchant MarineWiperCity of Alma +
Simpson, Joseph Hubbard, Merchant MarineRadio OperatorCity of Alma +
Tate, James, Merchant MarineChief CookCity of Alma +
Warner, Charles Leonard, Merchant MarineChief EngineerCity of Alma +
Whyte, George, Merchant MarineOrdinary SeamanCity of Alma +

27 persons found.

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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