Ships hit by U-boats

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James Oglethorpe

American steam merchant


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

Aboard James Oglethorpe when hit on 17 Mar 1943

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NameAgeRankServed on
Adams, James H., Merchant Marine31UtilityJames Oglethorpe
Bayne, James Emerson, USNR36Lieutenant (junior grade)James Oglethorpe +
Brantley, William Jennings, Merchant Marine36OilerJames Oglethorpe
Bridges, Thomas Edison, Merchant Marine27Second Assistant EngineerJames Oglethorpe
Bullard, Samuel Instant, Merchant Marine22Able SeamanAlcoa Transport, James Oglethorpe +
Bustin, Leithbridge Reginald, Merchant Marine26Fireman/WatertenderJames Oglethorpe +
Carter, J.D., Merchant MarineMessmanJames Oglethorpe +
Chapman, Jack Curtis, Merchant Marine25Third MateJames Oglethorpe
Cole, John Edward, Merchant Marine33Third Assistant EngineerBellingham, James Oglethorpe +
Daggs, Harold Franklin, USNR21Seaman First ClassJames Oglethorpe +
DeFrancisco, John, USNR19Seaman First ClassJames Oglethorpe +
DeLoach, Dowse Bradwell, Merchant Marine25Able SeamanJames Oglethorpe +
Demers, Maurice Joseph, USNRSeaman First ClassJames Oglethorpe +
Dix, Danny Arthur, Merchant Marine24OilerJames Oglethorpe +
Dreyer, Kenneth Paul, USNR19Seaman First ClassJames Oglethorpe +
Duke, Joseph DeLeon, Merchant Marine32Second MateJames Oglethorpe +
Fajans, Wayne Douglas, Merchant Marine20Engine CadetJames Oglethorpe
Ford, William Hoyt, Merchant Marine26Deck CadetJames Oglethorpe
Groover, Charles W., Merchant Marine22MessmanJames Oglethorpe +
Hayman, George Wallace, Merchant MarineCookJames Oglethorpe +
Henley, James Beryl, Merchant Marine21Able SeamanJames Oglethorpe
Hodges, Leonard Elliott, Merchant Marine32OilerJames Oglethorpe
Huggins, Woodrow W., Merchant Marine32Deck EngineerJames Oglethorpe +
Hunt, Robert Judson, Merchant Marine18ClerkJames Oglethorpe
Jernigan, Leroy, Merchant Marine35Fireman/WatertenderJames Oglethorpe +
Kiley, Melvin, Merchant Marine26Ordinary SeamanJames Oglethorpe +
Kweit, Harry, Merchant Marine45Radio OperatorJames Oglethorpe +
Lambert, John Robert, Merchant Marine18Deck CadetJames Oglethorpe +
Lanier, Henry, Merchant Marine29SailorJames Oglethorpe
Lechner, Otto Albert, Merchant Marine44Chief MateJames Oglethorpe
Long, Albert W., Merchant Marine50MasterJames Oglethorpe +
McDaniel, Thomas J., Merchant Marine19CookJames Oglethorpe +
Moore, James Thomas, Merchant Marine30CookJames Oglethorpe
Napier, Thomas Charles, Merchant Marine21Able SeamanJames Oglethorpe
Parks, Gilbert Bryan, Merchant Marine42First Assistant EngineerJames Oglethorpe +
Parrish, Russell Clinton, USNR27Gunner’s Mate Third ClassJames Oglethorpe +
Pelton, Clyde William, USN17Seaman First ClassJames Oglethorpe +
Puckett, Charles Frank, Merchant Marine35Able SeamanJames Oglethorpe +
Record, Richard Marion, Merchant Marine18Engine CadetJames Oglethorpe +
Reed, Clyde, Merchant Marine20WiperJames Oglethorpe +
Roales, Frank Loran, USNR22Signalman Third ClassJames Oglethorpe +
Salzman, Carl Frederick, Merchant Marine43StewardJames Oglethorpe +
Schiebold, Bruno George, Merchant Marine50Able SeamanJames Oglethorpe +
Sheers, William Poe, USN18Seaman First ClassJames Oglethorpe +
Smith, William James, USNRSeaman First ClassJames Oglethorpe +
Smithson, Harold Samuel, Merchant Marine36Able SeamanJames Oglethorpe +
Thomas, John, Merchant Marine19WiperJames Oglethorpe +
Thomas, Thomas Jefferson, Merchant Marine31Chief CookJames Oglethorpe +
Tiencken, William Neal, Merchant Marine52Chief EngineerJames Oglethorpe +
Von Dolteren, Anthony Joseph, Merchant Marine38UtilityJames Oglethorpe +
Weed, Francis Aloysius, USNR23Seaman First ClassJames Oglethorpe +
Welsh, Thomas William, Merchant Marine22OilerJames Oglethorpe +
White, Charles Thomas, Merchant MarineMessmanJames Oglethorpe +
Williams, Floyd James, Merchant MarineAble SeamanJames Oglethorpe +
Wilson, Robert Ray, Merchant MarineOrdinary SeamanJames Oglethorpe +

55 persons found.

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