Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


American steam passenger ship

Photo courtesy of Rich Turnwald Collection

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

Aboard Chatham when hit on 27 Aug 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
AmericanAnderson, Edward A., Merchant MarineMasterChatham
AmericanBlackstone-Pietranera, Emilio, Merchant MarinePurserChatham +
CanadianBlake, Francis Samuel, Merchant Marine58Able SeamanChatham +
AmericanClark, Cornelius, Merchant MarineButcherChatham +
AmericanDe Souza, Abel, Merchant MarineFireman/WiperChatham +
AmericanHarrison, George Thomas, Merchant MarineLinenkeeperChatham +
AmericanHurlston, William, Merchant MarineBoatswain (Bosun)Chatham +
AmericanLeSueur, F.G., USNGunner’s MateChatham
AmericanRaitt, Frank, USNRadioman Third ClassChatham
AmericanSather, Oscar Marius, CivilianPassengerChatham
AmericanScadding, Richard Conway, Merchant MarineOilerChatham +
AmericanSummers, Roy N., USNRSeaman First ClassChatham, Dorchester

12 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.