Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Honduran steam merchant

Photo Courtesy of Library of Contemporary History, Stuttgart

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

Aboard Olancho when hit on 11 Mar 1943

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

NameAgeRankServed on
AmericanCruz, Abel, Merchant MarineFireman/WiperOlancho +
AmericanCurrie, William, Merchant Marine56Chief EngineerOlancho +
AmericanFalk, Bernard Peter, Merchant Marine22EngineerOlancho
HonduranKirkcannell, Elan, Merchant MarineCrew memberOlancho
AmericanLorentzen, Max B., Merchant MarineCrew memberOlancho
AmericanMeirhardt, Bjor I., Merchant Marine48First Assistant EngineerOlancho +
AmericanNelson, Robert, Merchant MarineCrew memberOlancho
AmericanPedersen, Sigurd, Merchant Marine48MasterOlancho
AmericanPerello, J. Sonio, Merchant MarineFireman/WiperOlancho +
HonduranPhillips, James, Merchant MarineCrew memberOlancho
HonduranPhillips, Paul, Merchant MarineCrew memberOlancho
HonduranSerrano, Ruben, Merchant MarineCookOlancho +
AmericanWilburn, Jessie, Merchant MarineCrew memberOlancho
HonduranYbarro, Radolfo, Merchant MarineCrew memberOlancho

14 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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