Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


American steam tanker

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 tanker Gulfoil.

Aboard Gulfoil when hit on 17 May 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
AmericanBedia, Antonio, Merchant MarineFireman/WiperGulfoil +
AmericanBlake, Alfred E., Merchant MarineMessmanGulfoil +
AmericanChacon, Melchor, Merchant MarineMachinistGulfoil +
AmericanClarke, Gordon, Merchant MarineOrdinary SeamanGulfoil +
AmericanClevenger, Carl, Merchant MarineFirst Assistant EngineerGulfoil +
AmericanGinn, Randolph H., Merchant MarineWiperGulfoil +
AmericanHoyt, Walter S., Merchant MarineStewardGulfoil +
AmericanJohnson, Booker T., Merchant MarineCookGulfoil +
AmericanJoiner, B. Bernard, Merchant MarineThird Assistant EngineerGulfoil +
AmericanKeat, Harry Martin, USNRGunner's Mate Third ClassGulfoil +
AmericanKnox, Jefferson Elmer, USNRApprentice SeamanGulfoil +
AmericanMiller, Fred James, USNSeaman Second ClassGulfoil +
AmericanMiller, Ray Aubry, USNRSeaman Second ClassGulfoil +
AmericanOsorio, Abel, Merchant MarineOilerGulfoil +
AmericanParmar, Theodore R., Merchant MarineOilerGulfoil +
AmericanRowe, A. Henry, Merchant MarineMasterGulfoil
AmericanSalmi, Henrik, Merchant MarinePumpmanGulfoil +
AmericanShelley, Robert L., Merchant MarineWiperGulfoil +
AmericanWallin, Victor E., Merchant MarineAble SeamanGulfoil +
AmericanWhite, John F., Merchant MarineOilerGulfoil +
AmericanWhite, Leonard E., Merchant MarineFireman/WiperGulfoil +
AmericanWilberding, Fritz, Merchant MarineChief EngineerGulfoil +

22 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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