Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

USS Hambleton (DD 455)

American destroyer




This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the American destroyer USS Hambleton (DD 455).

Aboard USS Hambleton (DD 455) when hit on 11 Nov 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
Close, Forrest, USNCommanderUSS Hambleton (DD 455)
Doherty, Henry Robert, USNElectrician's Mate Third ClassUSS Hambleton (DD 455) +
Emmerson, James E., USNTorpedoman's Mate Second ClassUSS Hambleton (DD 455) +
Esty, Harold Winsor, USNSeaman Second ClassUSS Hambleton (DD 455) +
Hatfield, Bernard W., USNMachinist's Mate Second ClassUSS Hambleton (DD 455) +
Hays, Clifford J., USNElectrician's Mate Third ClassUSS Hambleton (DD 455) +
Hovan, Stephen E., USNFireman Third ClassUSS Hambleton (DD 455) +
Johnson, Henry Oswald, USN23Torpedoman’s Mate Third ClassUSS Hambleton (DD 455)
Joseph, Hermon M., USNFireman First ClassUSS Hambleton (DD 455) +
Kreil, Edward E., USNFireman Second ClassUSS Hambleton (DD 455) +
Lane, Lonnie M., USNFireman Second ClassUSS Hambleton (DD 455) +
Looven, James Van, USNChief Petty OfficerUSS Hambleton (DD 455)
Marcinczyk, Frank J., USNChief Motor Machinist MateUSS Hambleton (DD 455) +
Mashburn, Elvin Gordon, USNRFireman Second ClassUSS Hambleton (DD 455), USS Hugh L. Scott (AP 43)
McCoy, Frank E., USNSeaman Second ClassUSS Hambleton (DD 455) +
Praster, Ralph Albert, USNMachinist's Mate Second ClassUSS Hambleton (DD 455) +
Rice, William E., USNFireman Second ClassUSS Hambleton (DD 455) +
Shorey, Jerrold E., USNFireman Third ClassUSS Hambleton (DD 455) +
Smith, James Leroy, USNFireman First ClassUSS Hambleton (DD 455) +
Stephens, Donald A., USNFireman First ClassUSS Hambleton (DD 455) +
Terry, Jack H., USNWater Tender Second ClassUSS Hambleton (DD 455) +
Vance, Travis H., USNMachinist's Mate First ClassUSS Hambleton (DD 455) +

22 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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