Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

USS Donnell (DE 56)

American destroyer escort



Photo from Bureau of Ships Collection in NARA #19-N-55732

This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the American destroyer escort USS Donnell (DE 56).

Aboard USS Donnell (DE 56) when hit on 3 May 1944

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NameAgeRankServed on
Altizer, Verlin Grant, USNR18Seaman Second Class USS Donnell (DE 56)
Beaumont, James Beckham, USNRFireman First Class USS Donnell (DE 56) +
Burdue, Eugene Debs, USNRElectrician’s Mate Second Class USS Donnell (DE 56) +
Cohen, Harold, USNSeaman First Class USS Donnell (DE 56) +
Coleman, Guy Ringold, USNRSignalman First Class USS Donnell (DE 56) +
Coppinger, John Edward, USNRShipfitter First Class USS Donnell (DE 56) +
Corzine, William Earl, USNRSeaman First Class USS Donnell (DE 56) +
Danner, David William, USNTorpedoman’s Mate Third Class USS Donnell (DE 56) +
Dellinger, Lloyd Arlin, USNRWater Tender First Class USS Donnell (DE 56) +
Ellison, George Richard, USNRSeaman Second Class USS Donnell (DE 56) +
Fenton, James Joseph, USNRTorpedoman’s Mate Third Class USS Donnell (DE 56)
Ferrario, Henry, USNRMachinist’s Mate First Class USS Donnell (DE 56) +
Fisher, Robert Earl, USNCoxswain USS Donnell (DE 56) +
Gallotto, Victor Thomas, USNRSeaman Second Class USS Donnell (DE 56) +
Guy, Edgar Lawrence, USNRTorpedoman’s Mate Third Class USS Donnell (DE 56) +
Hanrahan, Robert Carl, USNRMachinist’s Mate Third Class USS Donnell (DE 56) +
Haworth, James Kingsley, USNRTorpedoman’s Mate Second Class USS Donnell (DE 56) +
Hendrix, Lando Harold, USNWater Tender Third Class USS Donnell (DE 56) +
Jackson, Cortes David, USNRFire Controlman Third Class USS Donnell (DE 56) +
Johnson, William Ray, USNRWater Tender Second Class USS Donnell (DE 56) +
Johnston, Richard Hall, USNRMachinist’s Mate First Class USS Donnell (DE 56) +
Kashner, Alonzo Richard, USNMachinist’s Mate Third Class USS Donnell (DE 56) +
Mason, James Harold, USNRSeaman First Class USS Donnell (DE 56) +
Matelak, Thomas Charles, USNRSoundman Third Class USS Donnell (DE 56) +
Moskal, Edward Ignatz, USNRSeaman Second Class USS Donnell (DE 56) +
Murphy, Charles Levis Eric, USN45Chief Machinist’s Mate USS Donnell (DE 56)
Ryan, Edward Francis, USNRGunner’s Mate Second Class USS Donnell (DE 56) +
Scheff, Arthur Henry, USNRSeaman Second Class USS Donnell (DE 56) +
Staton, Thomas Kimsey, USNRMachinist’s Mate Third Class USS Donnell (DE 56) +
Street, Gordon Marvin, USNRLieutenant Commander USS Donnell (DE 56)
Sykes, Harry Hugh, USNRSeaman First Class USS Donnell (DE 56) +
Wilklow, Frederick, USNRYeoman Second Class USS Donnell (DE 56) +
Wright, James Levi, USNRPassenger (Signalman Second Class) USS Donnell (DE 56) +

33 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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