Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

Friar Rock

Panamanian steam merchant

Friar Rock under her former name Arsa. Photo courtesy of State Library of New South Wales

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

Aboard Friar Rock when hit on 13 Jan 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
AmericanDawson, George A., Merchant Marine37Able SeamanFriar Rock +
PortugueseFelicio, Jose, Merchant Marine42MessmanFriar Rock +
BrazilianFriere, Antonio, Merchant Marine34MessmanFriar Rock +
AmericanGaines, Thomas H., Merchant Marine24Able SeamanFriar Rock +
NorwegianHansen, Fridtjof Blydt, Merchant Marine38Second Assistant EngineerFriar Rock +
CanadianHarvey, David K., Merchant Marine42OilerFriar Rock +
BritishHughes, Trevor, Merchant Marine26Chief StewardFriar Rock +
AmericanKalinowski, Joseph J., Merchant Marine31Ordinary SeamanFriar Rock +
SwedishKarlon, Arthur, Merchant Marine47Able SeamanFriar Rock +
CanadianKozar, John, Merchant Marine28First Assistant EngineerFriar Rock +
SwedishLandstrom, Sven, Merchant Marine51Able SeamanFriar Rock +
NorwegianLiaskar, Alf, Merchant Marine38CarpenterFriar Rock +
AmericanMagnuson, Oscar, Merchant Marine42OilerFriar Rock +
AmericanMcLeod, Alex K., Merchant Marine32OilerFriar Rock +
AmericanMiller, Abram, Merchant Marine22Able SeamanFriar Rock +
BrazilianMoreira, Jose, Merchant Marine31MessmanFriar Rock +
SwedishMunga, Elis, Merchant Marine52MessmanFriar Rock +
DanishOlsen, Harald Frederik, Merchant Marine37Second MateFriar Rock +
BrazilianPaixio, Salation, Merchant Marine26Fireman/WiperFriar Rock +
CanadianPeladeau, John, Merchant Marine36OilerFriar Rock +
AmericanPeterson, Hans, Merchant Marine41Third MateFriar Rock +
AmericanPino, Pierre, Merchant Marine21Ordinary SeamanFriar Rock +
BrazilianQueo, Flavio A. de, Merchant Marine23MessmanFriar Rock +
CanadianRitchie, John M., Merchant Marine56Third Assistant EngineerFriar Rock +
SwedishRoss, Wallis Singurd, Merchant Marine21Second CookFriar Rock +
CanadianRyan, Harold Patrick, Merchant Marine21Fireman/WiperFriar Rock +
BrazilianSantos, Moyses dos, Merchant Marine34OilerFriar Rock +
AmericanStolt, Eric G., Merchant Marine48MasterFriar Rock +
DanishStærmose, Leif Christian Frede, Merchant Marine26Chief MateFriar Rock +
SwedishThomberg, Karl E., Merchant Marine44Boatswain (Bosun)Friar Rock +
SwedishWizen, Robert, Merchant Marine52Chief CookFriar Rock +

31 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.