Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

African Star

American steam merchant

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

Aboard African Star when hit on 12 Jul 1943

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NameAgeRankServed on
Shields, Ralph Lawrence, USNR22Gunner’s Mate Third ClassAfrican Star
St. Pierre, Francis George, USNRSeaman First ClassAfrican Star +
Waller, John George, Merchant Marine53MasterChallenger, African Star

3 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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