Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


American steam merchant

Photo courtesy of The Mariners Museum, Newport News VA

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

Aboard Caribsea when hit on 11 Mar 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Puerto RicanAdorno, Isidore, Merchant Marine50WiperCaribsea +
AmericanArando, Hector, Merchant Marine38FiremanCaribsea
PhilippineArquero, Mariano, Merchant Marine35StewardCaribsea +
AmericanBaggs, William Henry, Merchant Marine44MessmanCaribsea +
AmericanBryson, James Vincent, Merchant Marine31Boatswain (Bosun)Caribsea +
AmericanErlandson, Karl Birger, Merchant Marine49Chief MateCaribsea +
AmericanFlynn, Thomas James, Merchant Marine44FiremanCaribsea +
AmericanGaskill, James Baugham, Merchant Marine22Third MateCaribsea +
AmericanGilmore, Raymond Charles, Merchant Marine43First Assistant EngineerCaribsea +
AmericanGoldstein, Clifford, Merchant Marine45CookCaribsea +
AmericanGonzalez, Jose, Merchant Marine46FiremanCaribsea +
AmericanHalpern, Saul, Merchant Marine24Radio OperatorCaribsea +
AmericanHardy, Thomas Hollis, Merchant Marine28Able SeamanCaribsea +
AmericanHewett, Elton Beattie, Merchant Marine30Third Assistant EngineerCaribsea
AmericanHunt, John Joseph, Merchant Marine42Able SeamanCaribsea +
AmericanLarsen, Adolph Lauritz, Merchant Marine46Able SeamanCaribsea +
AmericanLehay, Joseph Clyde, Merchant Marine40OilerCaribsea +
AmericanManolis, Nicholas, Merchant Marine40MasterCaribsea
Puerto RicanMartinez, Antonio, Merchant Marine36MessmanCaribsea +
AmericanMason, Charles Golden, Merchant Marine41Chief EngineerCaribsea +
AmericanRay, Nickolas, Merchant Marine48Able SeamanCaribsea
Puerto RicanRivera, Juan F., Merchant Marine45OilerCaribsea
AmericanSalata, Louis, Merchant Marine22Ordinary SeamanCaribsea, Cripple Creek
AmericanSanchez, Jose, Merchant Marine53OilerCaribsea +
AmericanSpence, Hugh Alva, Merchant Marine39Second MateCaribsea +
BritishTewarie, Kenneth Dyanand, Merchant Marine20GalleymanCaribsea +
AmericanThibodeau, Gerald Albert, Merchant Marine29Ordinary SeamanCaribsea
AmericanVarner, Marshall Leroy, Merchant Marine41Second Assistant EngineerCaribsea +

28 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.