Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


American steam merchant

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

Aboard Cranford when hit on 30 Jul 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
AmericanCarlson, Richard Verner, Merchant Marine21Radio OperatorCranford +
AmericanDonlon, James Henry, Merchant MarineMasterCranford +
AmericanEllis, John Alvin, Merchant MarineSecond Assistant EngineerCranford +
AmericanFlanders, Ira Calef, Merchant MarineSecond MateCranford +
AmericanHansen, Hugo Christian, Merchant MarineChief MateCranford +
AmericanHoot, George Washington, USNSeaman Second ClassCranford +
DanishJørgensen, Hynne, Merchant Marine44Third MateCranford +
AmericanKaiser, Laurence Harold, USNSeaman Second ClassCranford +
AmericanLitvin, William, Merchant MarineCookCranford +
AmericanMcGarry, William Lawrence, Merchant MarineChief EngineerCranford +
AmericanWilliams, John James, Merchant MarineOilerCranford +

11 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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