Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Latvian steam merchant

Photo courtesy of Rudolfs Peksens

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

Aboard Abgara when hit on 6 May 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
AmericanAndrews, Gurash, Merchant MarineFiremanAbgara
AmericanAndrews, William Euqr., Merchant MarineFiremanAbgara
NorwegianBlome, Axel Wilhelm, Merchant MarineMasterAbgara
AmericanDismeyer, Joseph, Merchant MarineFiremanAbgara
AmericanFranclin, Jame Markus, Merchant MarineCoal PasserAbgara
LatvianFreigangs, Jevdokims, Merchant MarineOrdinary SeamanAbgara
LatvianFreimanis, Peteris, Merchant MarineDonkeymanAbgara
LatvianGrenctals, Leonhards, Merchant MarineBoatswain (Bosun)Abgara
LatvianGrinbergs, Detlavs, Merchant MarineCarpenterAbgara
BritishHowell, Frank, Merchant MarineFiremanAbgara
AmericanJuarez, Pedro Franclin, Merchant MarineSecond CookAbgara
AmericanKulvery, Levia Armsby, Merchant MarineCoal PasserAbgara
LatvianLusis, Paulis, Merchant MarineAble SeamanAbgara
AmericanMaroz, Walter, Merchant MarineFiremanAbgara
AmericanMullers, William, Merchant MarineMessmanAbgara
LatvianMusts, Rudolfs, Merchant MarineRadio OperatorAbgara
AmericanNote, Vrncued Thomas, Merchant MarineCoal PasserAbgara
LatvianPeksens, Rudolfs, Merchant MarineFirst MateAbgara
SwedishPersson, Erik, Merchant MarineAble SeamanAbgara
DanishPetersen, Paul, Merchant MarineStewardAbgara
VenezuelanPicardi, Luis, Merchant MarineSecond MateAbgara
AmericanPipps, Johan Lindwood, Merchant MarineOrdinary SeamanAbgara
LatvianPriede, Zanis, Merchant MarineFiremanAbgara
EstonianRebare, Paul, Merchant MarineSecond Engineer OfficerAbgara
BritishRoach, Alfred, Merchant MarineFiremanAbgara
AmericanRode, Edward, Merchant MarineOrdinary SeamanAbgara
LatvianSipols, Alfreds Zanis, Merchant MarineChief CookAbgara
LatvianSprogis, Arvids, Merchant MarineThird Engineer OfficerAbgara
LatvianStigemanis, Emils, Merchant MarineFirst Engineer OfficerAbgara
AmericanSwiderskis, Joseph, Merchant MarineOrdinary SeamanAbgara
AmericanVasqueze, Concefcion, Merchant MarineMessmanAbgara
DutchVis, Cornelis van der, Merchant Marine19Ordinary SeamanAbgara
AmericanWalter, Galving Davids, Merchant MarineOrdinary SeamanAbgara
AmericanWilson, Walace Jame, Merchant MarineAble SeamanAbgara

34 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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