Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


American steam merchant

Photo courtesy of SSHSA Collection, University of Baltimore Library

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

Aboard Alaskan when hit on 28 Nov 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
AmericanBulsa, Ambrose, Merchant Marine33StewardAlaskan +
AmericanCook, Seabury, Merchant Marine47Second MateAlaskan
AmericanGreenlaw, Edwin Earle, Merchant Marine40MasterAlaskan
AmericanHerrling, Fred E., Merchant Marine53UtilityAlaskan +
AmericanJohnson, Roy Kenneth, Merchant Marine24OilerAlaskan +
AmericanStephenson, Thomas, Merchant Marine36Fireman/WatertenderAlaskan +
AmericanTrahan, George Charles, Merchant Marine56Chief EngineerAlaskan +
AmericanWaters, George Inman, USNR30Apprentice SeamanAlaskan +
AmericanWoodward, James Elmer, Merchant Marine33Junior Third MateAlaskan +

9 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?
If you wish to add a crewmember to the listing we would need most of this information: ship name, nationality, name, dob, place of birth, service (merchant marine, ...), rank or job on board. We have place for a photo as well if provided. You can e-mail us the information here.