Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Panamanian motor tanker

This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the Panamanian motor tanker Lubrafol.

Aboard Lubrafol when hit on 9 May 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
AmericanAmbrose, Leonard C., USNR23CoxswainLubrafol
CanadianBarnes, John George, Merchant Marine28Second Radio OperatorLubrafol +
DutchBergh, Joseph van den, Merchant Marine45MessmanLubrafol +
BelgianBeyen, Robert, Merchant Marine38Able SeamanLubrafol
AmericanBrown, Gilbert Steven, Merchant Marine25First Radio OperatorLubrafol
Puerto RicanCamacho, Luciano E., Merchant Marine23Ordinary SeamanLubrafol
BelgianCassiers, Frans, Merchant MarineChief CookLubrafol
BelgianCraen, Gommaire Maurice, Merchant Marine35Boatswain (Bosun)Lubrafol +
AmericanEger, Alexander, Merchant Marine21WiperLubrafol
AmericanFrederickson, Hjalmar, Merchant MarineFourth Engineer OfficerLubrafol
DutchGooijers, Wilhelmus Cornelis, Merchant Marine38Second CookLubrafol +
IrishGuiden, James, Merchant Marine31Able SeamanLubrafol +
BelgianGysbrecht, Jozef, Merchant MarineChief Engineer OfficerLubrafol
NorwegianHansen, Attar, Merchant Marine23Able SeamanLubrafol
AmericanHarrington, Joseph R., Merchant Marine28Ordinary SeamanLubrafol +
NorwegianHolthe, Leif Oskar, Merchant Marine20Able SeamanLubrafol +
AmericanHoward, Lawrence H., USNR27Apprentice SeamanLubrafol
NorwegianJensen, Bjarne, Merchant Marine29Junior EngineerLubrafol
NorwegianJohannssen, E. Karsten, Merchant Marine24Second MateLubrafol
AmericanJohnston, Hubert, Merchant Marine19Cooks MateLubrafol
AmericanKnudsen, Lythe, Merchant Marine28Able SeamanLubrafol
DutchLeonhard, Tom, Merchant Marine21MessmanLubrafol +
NorwegianLie, Kristoffer Gulliksen, Merchant Marine25Able SeamanLubrafol +
AmericanLindstrom, Elmer, Merchant Marine19Ordinary SeamanLubrafol +
AmericanMalcolm, Hugh B., USNR26Apprentice SeamanLubrafol
NorwegianMartinssen, Bernt, Merchant Marine29Second Assistant EngineerLubrafol
AmericanMathews, Casey Phillip, USNR20Apprentice SeamanLubrafol
AmericanMcClane, Donald S., USNR20Apprentice SeamanLubrafol
BelgianMeerbergen, Jean, Merchant Marine61Crew MessmanLubrafol
NorwegianMichaelsen, John Alfred, Merchant Marine44Chief MateLubrafol
AmericanMikesell, Willard, Merchant Marine26Junior EngineerLubrafol
AmericanMoskal, Edward Joseph, USNR25Apprentice SeamanLubrafol
BelgianOerlemans, Frans, Merchant Marine54PumpmanLubrafol
AmericanSmith, Albert, Merchant Marine27OilerLubrafol
AmericanStoyanovich, Alex C., Merchant Marine32Deck MaintainerLubrafol +
SwedishStromberg, Karl, Merchant Marine31OilerLubrafol
AmericanThomas, John, Merchant Marine20MessmanLubrafol
BelgianVan Den Eynde, Alfons, Merchant Marine36StewardLubrafol
BelgianVan Dessel, Pierre, Merchant Marine43First Assistant EngineerLubrafol +
BelgianVan Dorst, Raymond F., Merchant Marine28Third MateLubrafol
BelgianVan Schoenberg, Eugène, Merchant Marine54MasterLubrafol
AmericanWalter, Joseph, Merchant Marine22WiperLubrafol
AmericanWebb, John, Merchant Marine20Ordinary SeamanLubrafol
DutchWegbrands, Abraham Stefanus, Merchant Marine31Junior EngineerLubrafol +

44 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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