Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


American steam merchant

Photo courtesy of Peabody Museum of Salem

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

Aboard Cardonia when hit on 7 Mar 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
AmericanBaxley, Alfred Lewis, Merchant Marine51Fireman/WiperCardonia +
AmericanChappins, Hubert Andrew, Merchant Marine44Second Assistant EngineerCardonia
AmericanCox, Robert Lee, Merchant Marine40WiperCardonia
AmericanCyrus, Mendell E., Merchant Marine26Crew memberCardonia
AmericanDahlstrom, Nils Oscar, Merchant Marine51Chief EngineerCardonia
AmericanDarnell, Augustus Warren, Merchant Marine43MasterCardonia, Tillie Lykes +
AmericanDunn, Robert Edison, Merchant Marine28Junior Third Assistant EngineerCardonia
AmericanFielding, Jesse Jones, Merchant Marine35OilerCardonia
AmericanFuller, Samuel J., Merchant Marine39MessmanCardonia
AmericanHunter, Edward E., Merchant Marine21ClerkCardonia
AmericanLema, Angel Roman, Merchant Marine43Chief MateCardonia
AmericanLopez, Luis A., Merchant Marine46Crew memberCardonia
AmericanMuir, Van Bennett, Merchant Marine46Crew memberCardonia
Puerto RicanParra, Santiago G., Merchant Marine28Fireman/WatertenderCardonia
AmericanPearson, Knut Rudolf, Merchant Marine52Boatswain (Bosun)Cardonia
AmericanPedersen, Holger, Merchant Marine43CookCardonia
AmericanRay, William C., Merchant Marine28OilerCardonia
Puerto RicanRosado, Luis A., Merchant Marine30Able SeamanCardonia
AmericanRuss, George Thomas, Merchant Marine46Third Assistant EngineerCardonia
Puerto RicanSilva, Manuel, Merchant Marine37Able SeamanCardonia
AmericanSkenan, Joseph S., Merchant Marine37Crew memberCardonia
AmericanSouther, Patrick Henry, Merchant Marine32Able SeamanCardonia
AmericanWilckens, Johannes, Merchant Marine38Able SeamanCardonia

23 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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