Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


American steam tanker

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

Aboard Astral when hit on 2 Dec 1941

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

NameAgeRankServed on
AmericanAlsager, Chris, Merchant MarineMasterAstral +
AmericanBalkcom, Victor Franklin, Merchant Marine36Able SeamanAstral +
AmericanBosse, Joseph Alphonse, Merchant MarineOilerAstral +
AmericanBrowne, John Anthony, Merchant MarineOilerAstral +
Puerto RicanCaraballo, Anastacio, Merchant MarineMessmanAstral +
AmericanCarlson, Ernest Wilford, Merchant MarineThird Assistant EngineerAstral +
AmericanCroasdale, Joseph, Merchant MarineAble SeamanAstral +
AmericanCurrier, Walter John, Merchant MarineOrdinary SeamanAstral +
AmericanDaigle, Daniel Joseph, Merchant Marine37Fireman/WiperAstral +
AmericanDassy, Chester Franklin, Merchant MarineFirst Assistant EngineerAstral +
AmericanDonohue, William James, Merchant Marine41Able SeamanAstral +
AmericanDugas, George Oliver, Merchant MarineChief CookAstral +
AmericanFagen, Edmun L., Merchant Marine33WiperAstral +
AmericanFitzsimmons, Vincent, Merchant MarineAble SeamanAstral +
AmericanFlynn, David Lamar, Merchant MarineSecond Assistant EngineerAstral +
AmericanFoster, Willie David, Merchant MarineUtilityAstral +
AmericanFritts, Philip Lon, Merchant MarineThird MateAstral +
AmericanFutch, John I., Merchant MarineFireman/WiperAstral +
AmericanGarcia, Juan, Merchant MarineStorekeeperAstral +
AmericanGay, Howard Elmer, Merchant MarineChief MateAstral +
AmericanGrimm, George Washington, Merchant MarineAble SeamanAstral +
AmericanHayter, Frank Donald, Merchant Marine38Boatswain (Bosun)Astral +
AmericanHughes, Harold Knight, Merchant MarineSecond MateAstral +
AmericanLaRue, William Harold, Merchant MarineAble SeamanCharles Pratt, Astral +
AmericanMassingale, Emmett A., Merchant MarineOrdinary SeamanAstral +
AmericanMcLelland, Roy, Merchant MarineWiperAstral +
AmericanMoscoso, Manuel, Merchant Marine30OilerAstral +
SpanishMosquera, Nicolas, Merchant MarinePumpmanAstral +
AmericanRandall, Robert Patterson, Merchant MarineAble SeamanAstral +
AmericanReid, John Hobart, Merchant MarineMessmanAstral +
AmericanSearles, Walter, Merchant MarineFireman/WiperAstral +
AmericanSolaas, Mathias Pettersen, Merchant MarineChief EngineerAstral +
AmericanVena, Joseph Anthony, Merchant MarineWiperAstral +
AmericanWebberson, Burton Kingsley Sevier, Merchant MarineOilerAstral +
AmericanWestcott, Harry Frank, Merchant MarineMessmanAstral +
AmericanWiegleb, Theodore George, Merchant MarineCookAstral +
AmericanWoods, Charles M., Merchant MarineOrdinary SeamanAstral +

37 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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