Crew list of Ships hit by U-boats

John Nelson Pippel

USN (3008297). American

Died  2 Nov 1942

Roster information listed for John Nelson Pippel

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
FirethornMotor merchantSeaman Second Class7 Oct 1942U-172
ZaandamMotor passenger shipRepatriated Armed Guard2 Nov 1942 (+)U-174 (1)

Personal information

Son of Mr. Ed Pippel, of Rockford, IL.


  1. American Battle Monuments Commission

Crew list for Ships hit by U-boats