Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


American steam merchant

Photo courtesy of John H. Melville

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

Aboard Nicarao when hit on 16 May 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
AmericanAyo, Golden Paul, Merchant MarineSecond Assistant EngineerNicarao
AmericanBarton, Robert L., Merchant MarineOrdinary SeamanNicarao
AmericanBecan, Gerald, Merchant MarineThird Assistant EngineerNicarao
AmericanBunch, Charles, Merchant MarineThird MateNicarao
AmericanBunn, Frank C., Merchant MarinePurserNicarao
AmericanCalvin, Johnnie James, Merchant MarineMessmanNicarao
AmericanCampbell, Jack, USNArmed GuardNicarao
AmericanCarter, Dean, Merchant MarineFiremanNicarao
AmericanCollins, Isaac, Merchant MarineMessmanNicarao +
AmericanCollom, Howard, USNArmed GuardNicarao
AmericanConnelly, Kenneth, USNArmed GuardNicarao
AmericanCurtis, Cicero, Merchant MarineUtilitymanNicarao
AmericanDarby, Altmont J., Merchant MarineOilerNicarao
AmericanDavis, William A., Merchant MarineFiremanNicarao
AmericanDesmond, Cecil, Merchant Marine42MasterNicarao, William Eustis
AmericanDishman, Clayton, Merchant MarineOrdinary SeamanNicarao
AmericanDozier, Edward S., Merchant MarineFiremanNicarao
AmericanFramnes, Ivar O., Merchant MarineSecond MateNicarao
AmericanHarrison, Charles Emile, Merchant MarineChief StewardNicarao
AmericanHawkins, Ralph Whilchel, Merchant MarineAble SeamanNicarao +
AmericanJones, English, Merchant MarineSecond CookNicarao +
AmericanKulik, John, Merchant MarineAble SeamanNicarao
AmericanLane, Cecil, Merchant MarineMessboyNicarao +
AmericanLeonard, Charles E., Merchant MarineOrdinary SeamanNicarao
AmericanLindholm, Edward J., Merchant MarineAble SeamanNicarao
AmericanLogsdon, William C., Merchant MarineFirst Assistant EngineerNicarao
AmericanMcMahon, Paul R., Merchant MarineWiperNicarao
AmericanOstvedt, Israel, Merchant MarineAble SeamanNicarao
AmericanOuder, Lawrence Gamble, Merchant MarineChief EngineerNicarao +
AmericanRhodabarger, Ben F., Merchant MarineAble SeamanNicarao
AmericanSeeber, Sherwood, Merchant MarineAble SeamanNicarao
AmericanSmith, Franklin P., Merchant MarineOilerNicarao
AmericanStirling, Theodore Roosevelt, Merchant MarineChief CookNicarao +
AmericanSzollsky, Henry, Merchant MarineChief MateNicarao
AmericanTaix, Louis Marcel, Merchant MarineRadio OperatorNicarao +
AmericanTaylor, John R., Merchant MarineBoatswain (Bosun)Nicarao
AmericanVan Arsdale, Hixson T., Merchant MarineOilerNicarao
AmericanWilliams, Arthur Dean, Merchant MarineMessboyNicarao +
AmericanZurrunsky, Joseph, USNArmed GuardNicarao

39 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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