Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


American steam tanker

Photo courtesy of SSHSA

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

Aboard Swiftsure when hit on 8 Oct 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
AmericanArnold, C.V., Merchant MarinePumpmanSwiftsure, Zaandam +
PhilippineBadiola, Lorenzo, Merchant MarineStewardSwiftsure, Zaandam +
AmericanBarnes, Gerald Grayson, Merchant MarineOrdinary SeamanSwiftsure, Zaandam +
AmericanBayens, Frank, Merchant Marine34Crew memberSwiftsure, Zaandam
AmericanBerokus, Vincent Francis, Merchant MarineAble SeamanSwiftsure, Zaandam +
AmericanCrowley, Louis Victor, Merchant MarineRadio OperatorSwiftsure, Zaandam +
AmericanErland, Edward, Merchant Marine57Crew memberSwiftsure, Zaandam
AmericanForman, Bert, Merchant Marine37Crew memberSwiftsure, Zaandam
PhilippineFreitas, Arthur, Merchant Marine31Crew memberSwiftsure, Zaandam
AmericanFurr, Claude F., Merchant Marine38Crew memberSwiftsure, Zaandam
AmericanGomez, Arsenio, Merchant Marine44Crew memberSwiftsure, Zaandam
AmericanKillingsworth, Rosser Gibson, Merchant Marine41Fireman/WiperSwiftsure, Zaandam +
AmericanKovaleski, Stanley, Merchant MarineOilerSwiftsure, Zaandam +
AmericanLosewicz, Joseph Louis, Merchant MarineChief EngineerSwiftsure, Zaandam +
AmericanLyttle, George Douglas, Merchant MarineMessmanSwiftsure, Zaandam +
AmericanMalouz, Anton, Merchant MarineWiperSwiftsure, Zaandam +
AmericanMathews, Marion Jackson, Merchant Marine35MasterSwiftsure, Zaandam
AmericanMercer, Belmont Lord, Merchant Marine44Crew memberSwiftsure, Zaandam
AmericanMorrison, Harold Franklin, Merchant MarineSecond MateSwiftsure, Zaandam +
AmericanMouledous, Leon J., Merchant Marine39Chief MateSwiftsure, Zaandam +
AmericanNeigos, Guillermo, Merchant Marine44Crew memberSwiftsure, Zaandam
AmericanOlsen, Lawrence, Merchant MarineAble SeamanSwiftsure, Zaandam +
AmericanPertho, Harry C., Merchant Marine33Crew memberSwiftsure, Zaandam
AmericanPeters, Kalor T., Merchant Marine31Crew memberSwiftsure, Zaandam
AmericanReicker, Lawrence Allen, Merchant Marine35Second Assistant EngineerSwiftsure, Zaandam +
AmericanSpencer, Edward, Merchant Marine34Crew memberSwiftsure, Zaandam
AmericanStrout, Hollis E., Merchant Marine32Crew memberSwiftsure, Zaandam
PhilippineTabenera, Agapito Saragella, Merchant MarineCookSwiftsure, Zaandam +
AmericanWalker, Fred Douglas, Merchant MarineMessmanSwiftsure, Zaandam +
AmericanWaro, Arthur Nolte, Merchant Marine50Able SeamanSwiftsure, Zaandam +
AmericanWinslow, Chas. A., Merchant Marine20Crew memberSwiftsure, Zaandam

31 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.