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Esso Baton Rouge

American steam tanker




This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the American steam tanker Esso Baton Rouge.

Aboard Esso Baton Rouge when hit on 8 Apr 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
Aiken, John F., Merchant Marine51Able SeamanEsso Baton Rouge
Barboza, Antonio, Merchant Marine23OilerEsso Baton Rouge
Bill, George W., Merchant Marine41Chief MateEsso Baton Rouge
Boyle, John J., Merchant Marine25ElectricianEsso Baton Rouge
Cabrera, Dionisio E., Merchant MarineAble SeamanEsso Baton Rouge
Cooper, Joseph Michael, Merchant Marine42First Assistant EngineerEsso Baton Rouge, Esso Baton Rouge +
Cozart, Edgar Roy, Merchant Marine37Second CookEsso Baton Rouge
Dowling, James T., Merchant Marine38Able SeamanEsso Baton Rouge
Durdle, Ralph Westley, Merchant Marine31Second MateEsso Baton Rouge
Ekke, Michael, Merchant Marine47PumpmanEsso Baton Rouge, Paul H. Harwood
Fisher, Paul, Merchant MarineAble SeamanEsso Baton Rouge
Gallego, Eugenio Montes, Merchant Marine31Able SeamanE.M. Clark, Esso Baton Rouge
Garcia, Jose, Merchant Marine40Fireman/WatertenderEsso Baton Rouge, S.B. Hunt
Gjerstad, Ole, Merchant Marine30Third MateEsso Baton Rouge
Grofik, John Daniel, Merchant Marine22Ordinary SeamanEsso Baton Rouge
Haig, Alex, Merchant Marine50Boatswain (Bosun)Esso Baton Rouge
Hollger, Carl Bernard, Merchant Marine56OilerEsso Baton Rouge +
Johnson, Alphonse, Merchant MarineOilerEsso Baton Rouge
Koch, Kenneth M., Merchant MarineMessmanEsso Baton Rouge
Landry, Claude Theodore, Merchant Marine29Able SeamanEsso Baton Rouge
Larsson, Johan, Merchant Marine52Chief EngineerEsso Baton Rouge
Layne, James Eagan, Merchant Marine39Second Assistant EngineerEsso Baton Rouge +
Lisofsky, Gregory, Merchant Marine51MessmanEsso Baton Rouge
Montague, William Henry, Merchant Marine36Third Assistant EngineerEsso Baton Rouge, Esso Houston
Pinto, John, Merchant MarineStewardEsso Baton Rouge, Esso Baton Rouge
Poche, James Simeon, Merchant Marine47MasterEsso Baton Rouge, Esso Baton Rouge
Reilly, Michael J., Merchant Marine45Radio OperatorEsso Baton Rouge, Esso Baton Rouge
Robbins, James W., Merchant Marine20Ordinary SeamanEsso Baton Rouge
Robertson, William Frye, Merchant Marine21Fireman/WatertenderEsso Baton Rouge
Robinson, Neo Herman, Merchant Marine27Able SeamanI.C. White, Esso Baton Rouge
Scheich, William John, Merchant Marine22Fireman/WatertenderEsso Baton Rouge +
Seegers, William M., Merchant Marine41MessmanEsso Baton Rouge
Torres, Francisco O., Merchant MarineWiperEsso Baton Rouge
Trubisz, Frank J., Merchant Marine23Ordinary SeamanEsso Baton Rouge
Ventoso, Jose A., Merchant Marine45Chief CookEsso Baton Rouge, Esso Baton Rouge
Vizian, Arthur J., Merchant Marine23MessmanEsso Baton Rouge
Wernick, Abraham, Merchant Marine23WiperEsso Baton Rouge
Young, Joseph J., Merchant MarineStorekeeperEsso Baton Rouge

Aboard Esso Baton Rouge when hit on 23 Feb 1943

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NameAgeRankServed on
Anderson, Charles R., USNLieutenantEsso Baton Rouge
Bowling, Edward B., USNSeaman First ClassEsso Baton Rouge
Chappelle, John L., Merchant MarineStorekeeperEsso Aruba, Esso Baton Rouge
Clark, Harry L., Merchant MarineAble SeamanEsso Baton Rouge
Cook, Spencer, USNSeaman First ClassEsso Baton Rouge
Cooper, Joseph Michael, Merchant Marine43First Assistant EngineerEsso Baton Rouge, Esso Baton Rouge +
Denton, Roy V., Merchant MarineThird MateR.W. Gallagher, Esso Baton Rouge
Dwyer, William F., USNSeaman Second ClassEsso Baton Rouge
Edge, Harmon K., Merchant MarineSecond Assistant EngineerPaul H. Harwood, Esso Baton Rouge
Esham, Gilbert Clark, USNRSeaman First ClassEsso Baton Rouge +
Fay, Joseph F., Merchant MarineThird Assistant EngineerEsso Baton Rouge
Fleming, Philip D., Merchant MarineOilerEsso Baton Rouge
Furnish, Edmond E., Merchant MarineOilerEsso Baton Rouge
Gabrielsen, Norman F., USNSeaman First ClassEsso Baton Rouge
George, Nicholas E., USNSeaman First ClassEsso Baton Rouge
Gibson, Marvin T., USNSeaman First ClassEsso Baton Rouge
Hamilton, William, Merchant MarineSecond MateEsso Baton Rouge
Haynie, Charles L., Merchant MarineAble SeamanEsso Baton Rouge
Henning, Donovan E., Merchant MarineMessmanEsso Baton Rouge
Jeanette, Joseph E., USNSeaman First ClassEsso Baton Rouge
Jennings, William A., Merchant MarineFireman/WatertenderEsso Baton Rouge
Karnis, Balint S., USNSeaman First ClassEsso Baton Rouge
Kirby, Raymond R., USNSeaman First ClassEsso Baton Rouge
Kochan, Anthonv T., Merchant MarineMessmanEsso Baton Rouge
Krieger, Bernhard Russell, USN18Gunner’s Mate Third ClassEsso Baton Rouge
Landis, Howard C., Merchant MarineFireman/WiperEsso Baton Rouge +
Lemon, Orlando L., USNSeaman First ClassEsso Baton Rouge
Lipinski, Joseph F., Merchant MarineAble SeamanEsso Baton Rouge
Lynn, John, USNSeaman First ClassEsso Baton Rouge
Martinez, Alberto J., Merchant MarineMessmanEsso Baton Rouge
Martinsen, Karl P., Merchant MarineBoatswain (Bosun)Esso Baton Rouge
Mason, William L., Merchant MarinePumpmanEsso Baton Rouge
McDonald, Winfred S., Merchant MarineMessmanEsso Baton Rouge
McMurchy, Charles D., Merchant MarineAble SeamanEsso Baton Rouge
McTaggart, John T., Merchant MarineClerkEsso Baton Rouge
Murdock, Oliver V., Merchant MarineMachinistJ.A. Moffett, Jr., Esso Baton Rouge
Norris, Ernest E., Merchant MarineElectricianEsso Baton Rouge
Overmire, Kenneth, USNSeaman First ClassEsso Baton Rouge
Owen, David H., Merchant MarineOilerEsso Baton Rouge
O’Brien, Howard, USNSeaman First ClassEsso Baton Rouge
Parker, Wesley B., Merchant MarineWiperEsso Baton Rouge
Passareillo, Salvatore E., USNSeaman First ClassEsso Baton Rouge
Paul, John F., Merchant MarineDeck CadetEsso Baton Rouge
Paulk, William A., Merchant MarineMessmanEsso Baton Rouge
Pearce, Franklin H., USNSeaman First ClassEsso Baton Rouge
Pinto, John, Merchant MarineStewardEsso Baton Rouge, Esso Baton Rouge
Poche, James Simeon, Merchant Marine48MasterEsso Baton Rouge, Esso Baton Rouge
Ponis, Edward J., Merchant MarineOrdinary SeamanEsso Baton Rouge
Quickel, Brenson F., USNSeaman First ClassEsso Baton Rouge
Reilly, Michael J., Merchant Marine46Radio OperatorEsso Baton Rouge, Esso Baton Rouge
Roberts, Harold E., USNSeaman First ClassEsso Baton Rouge
Scurlock, James L., Merchant MarineFireman/WatertenderEsso Baton Rouge
Seeber, Harry E., Merchant MarineMessmanEsso Baton Rouge
Sepich, Ray V., Merchant MarineAble SeamanEsso Baton Rouge
Shannon, Orville P., USNSeaman First ClassEsso Baton Rouge
Simmons, Cornelius, USNSeaman First ClassEsso Baton Rouge
Strucinski, Mitchell J., Merchant MarineAble SeamanEsso Baton Rouge
Taylor, Howard J., USNSeaman First ClassEsso Baton Rouge
Ventoso, Jose A., Merchant Marine46Chief CookEsso Baton Rouge, Esso Baton Rouge
Voliva, Tohnie E., Merchant MarineOrdinary SeamanEsso Baton Rouge
Waller, Alyn C., Merchant MarineAble SeamanEsso Baton Rouge
Werthman, Robert H., Merchant MarineDeck CadetEsso Baton Rouge
Wiberg, Martin, Merchant MarineChief MateEsso Baton Rouge
Wilcox, Charles A., Merchant MarineSecond CookEsso Baton Rouge
Williams, Earl, Merchant MarineChief EngineerEsso Baton Rouge
Williams, Lewis H., USNGunner’s Mate Second ClassEsso Baton Rouge
Wirtz, Russell O., Merchant MarineGalleymanEsso Baton Rouge
Zalewski, Frank C., USNSeaman First ClassEsso Baton Rouge

106 persons found - for all attacks on this ship (2).

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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