Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Panamanian steam merchant

The Pillory under her former name Jonna. Photo Courtesy of Library of Contemporary History, Stuttgart

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

Aboard Pillory when hit on 5 Jun 1944

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

NameAgeRankServed on
PortugueseAgentinho, Jose, Merchant Marine33Able SeamanPillory +
CubanArrandonde Earranco, Eladio, Merchant Marine46FiremanPillory +
DutchAssen, Christiaan van den, Merchant Marine41OilerPillory +
FrenchBaron, Paul, Merchant Marine19Able SeamanPillory
DanishBisbjerg, Gunnar, Merchant Marine25Third MatePillory
AmericanCampbell, James Allen, USNRSeaman First ClassPillory
PortugueseCarvalho, Antonio S. de, Merchant Marine38Able SeamanPillory +
MexicanCervantes, Jose, Merchant Marine24Ordinary SeamanPillory
AmericanConnell, John J., Merchant Marine33Radio OperatorPillory
AmericanDaniels, Bruce Barton, USNRSeaman First ClassPillory +
AmericanDeischer, Paul Calvin, USNRSeaman First ClassPillory +
AmericanDombecki, Edward Frank, USNRSeaman First ClassPillory
DanishEhlers, Heinrich, Merchant Marine31Second MatePillory +
DanishErnst, Axel P., Merchant Marine42First Assistant EngineerPillory +
SpanishFernandez, Jose, Merchant Marine43Ordinary SeamanPillory +
PortugueseFerreira, Manuel, Merchant Marine51FiremanPillory +
AmericanFord, Alfonso, Merchant Marine34MessmanPillory +
AmericanGossert, Robert F., Merchant Marine29PurserPillory
ChineseHan Dow Fong, , Merchant Marine50MessmanPillory
ChineseHeng Bow Lak, , Merchant Marine35UtilitymanPillory
EstonianJarve, Enial, Merchant Marine28Second Assistant EngineerPillory +
NorwegianJensen, Rolf, Merchant Marine39FiremanPillory +
GreekLefakis, Antonios, Merchant Marine47Chief StewardPillory
ChineseLim See Kim, , Merchant Marine49MessmanPillory +
PortugueseLima, Antonio de S., Merchant Marine45FiremanPillory +
NorwegianLundvall, Mangar, Merchant Marine22FiremanPillory
AmericanMcginn, Patrick Joseph, USNRSeaman First ClassPillory
Puerto RicanMelendez, Genaro Medina, Merchant MarineOrdinary SeamanPillory
AmericanMillman, Mathew, USNREnsign D-V(S)Pillory
DanishMortensen, Aage M.H., Merchant Marine29First MatePillory
AmericanOlinger, Robert Sam, USNRSeaman First ClassPillory
BritishPalacio, George S., Merchant Marine29Chief CookPillory
SpanishPererio, Manuel, Merchant Marine42Third Assistant EngineerPillory +
PortuguesePimenta, Jose Rodriguez, Merchant Marine26OilerPillory +
Puerto RicanRioz, Carmelo, Merchant Marine23Ordinary SeamanPillory +
Puerto RicanRobles, Damasco, Merchant Marine40Ordinary SeamanPillory +
DominicanSaiz, Frank, Merchant Marine30Second CookPillory
DanishSkjoldborg, Chris, Merchant Marine51Chief Engineer OfficerPillory
DanishSorensen, Megens, Merchant Marine30Boatswain (Bosun)Pillory
AmericanStephenson, Frank Carney, Merchant Marine52Fireman/WiperPillory +
DanishSørensen, Laurits Nielsen, Merchant Marine49MasterPillory +
AmericanTieche, Richard Hayes, USNRSignalman Third ClassPillory +
FinnishVaisanen, Antti, Merchant Marine24FiremanPillory +
AmericanWatson, James Thomas, USN22Gunner's Mate Third ClassPillory +
GreekWikitas, Marcus, Merchant Marine30OilerPillory +
FinnishWikman, Asko, Merchant Marine36Able SeamanPillory
AmericanZink, John Shannon, USNRSeaman First ClassPillory

47 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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