Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

Black Point

American steam merchant



Black Point under her former name Fairmont. US Naval Historical Center Photograph #NH70454

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

Aboard Black Point when hit on 5 May 1945

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NameAgeRankServed on
Antilley, William, Merchant MarineFireman/WiperBlack Point +
Balser, George Frederick, Merchant MarineAble SeamanBlack Point +
Barryhill, Henry, USNArmed GuardBlack Point
Beck, Leo Henry, Merchant MarineFireman/WiperBlack Point +
Clark, Laurel Foster, Merchant MarineFireman/WiperBlack Point +
Hand, Cleo, Merchant MarineFireman/WiperBlack Point +
Korb, Robert Lord, Merchant MarineAble SeamanBlack Point +
Lindstrom, Reino Emil, Merchant MarineFireman/WiperBlack Point +
Lloyd, Lonnie Whitson, USNR26Boatswain’s Mate Second ClassExpositor, Black Point +
Mathews, Milton Leroy, Merchant MarineFireman/WiperBlack Point +
Mertinek, Marvin Alvin, Merchant MarineCoal PasserBlack Point +
Morgan, Amsey Lee, Merchant MarineOrdinary SeamanBlack Point +
Prior, Charles E., Merchant MarineMasterBlack Point
Shepson, Richard, Merchant MarineCoal PasserBlack Point +
Svetz, Stephen, USN29Armed GuardBlack Point

15 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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