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 Collingsworth.

Aboard Collingsworth when hit on 9 Jan 1943

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

NameAgeRankServed on
AmericanBarker, Joseph Gray, USNR20Seaman First ClassCollingsworth +
AmericanBrown, John William, Merchant MarineFireman/WatertenderCollingsworth +
AmericanBuenaventura, Amado Tamayo, Merchant Marine35Fireman/WatertenderCollingsworth +
AmericanErling, Arthur Nels, USNR22Seaman First ClassCollingsworth +
AmericanFeeney, Patrick Joseph, Merchant Marine36OilerCollingsworth +
AmericanGleason, Joseph Patrick, Merchant Marine21Ordinary SeamanCollingsworth +
AmericanHefferman, James, Merchant Marine35Able SeamanCollingsworth +
AmericanKirschbaum, Barney, Merchant Marine40MasterCollingsworth +
AmericanPoth, Harry Leon, USNR39Seaman Second ClassCollingsworth +
AmericanReich, Joseph Anthony, USNR18Seaman Second ClassCollingsworth +
AmericanSimpson, John Robert, Merchant MarineFirst Assistant EngineerCollingsworth +
AmericanSpingola, Joseph Salvatore, Merchant MarineUtilityCollingsworth +

12 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.