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 Caribstar.

Aboard Caribstar when hit on 4 Oct 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
AmericanBullig, Valentine Frederick, Merchant Marine48First Assistant EngineerCaribstar +
AmericanDalin, Nick, Merchant Marine45Fireman/WatertenderCaribstar +
AmericanHindle, Herbert, Merchant Marine38Able SeamanCaribstar
AmericanKilpatrick, John Clinton, Merchant Marine50Second Assistant EngineerCaribstar +
AmericanScannell, James William, USNR18Seaman Second ClassCaribstar
AmericanScher, Frederick Nelson, USNR28Seaman Second ClassCaribstar
AmericanScribner, James Thomas, USNR19Seaman Second ClassCaribstar
AmericanSuchan, John, Merchant Marine19Radio OperatorCaribstar +
AmericanTemperino, Giacinto, Merchant Marine56Chief CookCaribstar +
Puerto RicanVelez, Fred Gomez, Merchant Marine51MasterCaribstar
AmericanWelder, Frank Aloysius, Merchant Marine41OilerCaribstar +

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?
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.