Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

John Witherspoon

American steam merchant


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

Aboard John Witherspoon when hit on 6 Jul 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
Clark, John Stewart, Merchant MarineMaster John Witherspoon
Farmer, A.L., USNCoxswain John Witherspoon
Jones, Harry, USN18Seaman Second Class (Armed Guard) John Witherspoon
Kroetz, Rudolf, USNLieutenant (junior grade) John Witherspoon
McDole, J.W., USNRadioman John Witherspoon
Nightingale, T., USNSeaman Second Class John Witherspoon
Noble, James, Merchant MarineAble Seaman John Witherspoon
Ours, J.J., USNSeaman Second Class John Witherspoon
Parker, M., USNSeaman Second Class John Witherspoon
Perdue, L.W., USNSeaman Second Class John Witherspoon
Pernell, A.W., USNSeaman Second Class John Witherspoon
Phillips, W.H., USNSeaman Second Class John Witherspoon
Spann, P.L., USNSignalman John Witherspoon
Starrett, Richard F., Merchant MarineAble Seaman John Witherspoon
Tydings, Otis Francis, Merchant MarineOrdinary Seaman John Witherspoon +

15 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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