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 Examelia.

Aboard Examelia when hit on 9 Oct 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
AmericanAdams, Daniel P., Merchant Marine43Crew memberExamelia, Zaandam
AmericanAnderson, Harold Edward, Merchant MarineRadio OperatorExamelia +
AmericanAnglin, Ernest, Merchant Marine60OilerExamelia, Zaandam
GreekAntonio, Theodore, Merchant MarineOilerExamelia +
AmericanBeck, William H., Merchant Marine24Crew memberExamelia, Zaandam
AmericanBeezley, George Franklin, USNRSeaman First ClassExamelia, Zaandam +
AmericanBoucher, Norman, Merchant Marine22Ordinary SeamanExamelia, Zaandam +
AmericanCabanillas, Peter John, Merchant Marine27Second MateExamelia, Zaandam +
AmericanCarlson, Torsten, Merchant Marine47Able SeamanOtho, Examelia +
AmericanCerdon, Frank, Merchant Marine38Crew memberExamelia, Zaandam
Puerto RicanDelgado, Leonzia, Merchant Marine27Crew memberExamelia, Zaandam
AmericanEbner, Vernon Edwin, USNRSeaman Second ClassExamelia, Zaandam +
Puerto RicanFernandez, Jose Torres, Merchant Marine34Crew memberExamelia, Zaandam
AmericanGilbert, James, Merchant Marine27Able SeamanExamelia, Zaandam +
AmericanHanson, Norman Erling, Merchant Marine21Ordinary SeamanExamelia, Zaandam +
AmericanHines, Mid Hagood, Merchant Marine31Third Assistant EngineerExamelia, Zaandam +
AmericanJones, Osten, Merchant Marine31Able SeamanExamelia, Zaandam +
AmericanKavish, Albert, Merchant Marine31Crew memberExamelia, Zaandam
AmericanKenny, Daniel S., Merchant Marine46Crew memberExamelia, Zaandam
AmericanKuhn, Orville Joseph, USNSeaman First ClassExamelia +
AmericanLeahy, James Joseph, Merchant Marine32OilerExamelia, Zaandam +
AmericanLeovy, Thomas Monroe, USNRLieutenant (junior grade)Examelia, Zaandam +
AmericanLindholm, Gustav, Merchant Marine50Crew memberExamelia, Zaandam
AmericanLopez, Rafael Arcangel, Merchant Marine36MessmanExamelia, Zaandam +
Puerto RicanLopez Vega, Felix, Merchant Marine39UtilityExamelia, Zaandam +
AmericanLyder, Edward, Merchant Marine46Crew memberExamelia, Zaandam
AmericanMills, Frederick J., Merchant Marine34Chief EngineerExamelia, Zaandam
AmericanNieves, Ramon, Merchant Marine38Fireman/WiperExamelia, Zaandam +
AmericanOwens, John, Merchant Marine42Crew memberExamelia, Zaandam
AmericanPaluch, John Joseph, USNRSeaman Second ClassExamelia +
AmericanRichards, Harry, Merchant Marine41MessmanExamelia, Zaandam +
AmericanRonda, John, USNRSeaman Second ClassExamelia +
AmericanSchlegelmilch, Edison Frank, USNR21Seaman First ClassExamelia, Zaandam +
AmericanSchuster, Samuel, Merchant Marine19Deck CadetExamelia +
AmericanSeperski, Walter Paul, Merchant MarineAble SeamanExamelia, Zaandam +
AmericanSharbono, Sylvester Frank, USNRSeaman Second ClassExamelia, Zaandam +
AmericanShourds, Howard Alfred, Merchant MarineSecond Assistant EngineerExamelia +
AmericanSigmund, Lawrence Lester, USNSeaman Second ClassExamelia, Zaandam +
AmericanSpilman, Bernard Washington, Merchant Marine21Engine CadetExamelia, Zaandam +
AmericanThornton, Patrick, Merchant Marine44Crew memberExamelia, Zaandam
AmericanTorres, Victor John, Merchant MarineFireman/WiperExamelia, Zaandam +
AmericanTulenko, Andrew, Merchant MarineMasterExamelia +
AmericanVicinus, Daniel Rupert, Merchant MarineFireman/WiperExamelia +
AmericanVillard, Charles, Merchant Marine39Chief MateExamelia, Zaandam
AmericanWassong, J., Merchant Marine27Crew memberExamelia, Zaandam
AmericanWilson, Alexander Muir, Merchant MarineAble SeamanExamelia +
AmericanWitkowski, Paul, Merchant Marine55First Assistant EngineerExamelia, Zaandam +

47 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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