Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


American steam tanker

Photo courtesy of SSHSA Collection, University of Baltimore Library

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

Aboard Gulfstate when hit on 3 Apr 1943

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Armstrong, Wayne Albert, USNRSeaman First ClassGulfstate +
Beacham, Day O., Merchant MarineOrdinary SeamanGulfstate +
Boulware, John R., Merchant MarineWiperGulfstate +
Calhoun, Bill Brandon, USNRSeaman First ClassGulfstate +
Christophersen, John H., Merchant MarineChief MateGulfstate +
Clemons, Richard J., USNRSeaman First ClassGulfstate +
Cox, Kenneth G., Merchant MarineAble SeamanGulfstate +
Custer, Charles M., Merchant MarineMessmanGulfstate +
Diffenderfer, Clinton M., Merchant MarineThird Assistant EngineerGulfstate +
Flick, Elmer M., Merchant MarineSecond Assistant EngineerGulfstate +
Garcia, Manuel, USNSeaman Second ClassGulfstate +
Hale, William J., Merchant MarineFireman/WiperGulfstate +
Hall, Bertram D., Merchant MarineUtilityGulfstate +
Harrell, Charles Frank, Merchant MarineMasterGulfstate +
Hefter, Raymond A., Merchant MarineThird MateGulfstate +
Joseph, James, Merchant MarineMessmanGulfstate +
Joseph, Lewis, Merchant MarineCookGulfstate +
Lima, Peter S., Merchant MarineStewardGulfstate +
McCann, Adrian, Merchant MarineMessmanGulfstate +
Mendez, Juan M., Merchant MarineOilerGulfstate +
Mg, William, Merchant MarineOrdinary SeamanGulfstate +
Muise, William H., Merchant MarineAble SeamanGulfstate +
Murphy, Eugene F., Merchant MarineOilerGulfstate +
Neault, Ronald L., Merchant MarineOrdinary SeamanGulfstate +
Neely, Newton Davis, USNSeaman First ClassGulfstate +
Oliverio, Anthony, USNRSignalman Third ClassGulfstate +
Poole, George R., Merchant MarineFirst Assistant EngineerGulfstate +
Porter, Melford, Merchant MarineAble SeamanGulfstate +
Potter, Thomas S., Merchant MarineFireman/WiperGulfstate +
Serrano, Christopher S., Merchant MarineChief EngineerGulfstate +
Stampley, Percy R., Merchant MarineCookGulfstate +
Stone, Raymond L., USNRCoxswainGulfstate +
Talley, Charles R., Merchant MarineSecond MateGulfstate +
Thron, Roland Earl, USNSeaman First ClassGulfstate +
Tiseth, Johan Kristian, Merchant Marine40Able SeamanGulfstate +
Tricomi, Salvatore, Merchant MarineOrdinary SeamanGulfstate +
Warren, Maurice, Merchant MarineWiperGulfstate +
Williams, William R., Merchant MarinePumpmanGulfstate +

38 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.