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
Alsager, Chris, Merchant MarineMasterAstral +
Balkcom, Victor Franklin, Merchant Marine36Able SeamanAstral +
Bosse, Joseph Alphonse, Merchant MarineOilerAstral +
Browne, John Anthony, Merchant MarineOilerAstral +
Caraballo, Anastacio, Merchant MarineMessmanAstral +
Carlson, Ernest Wilford, Merchant MarineThird Assistant EngineerAstral +
Croasdale, Joseph, Merchant MarineAble SeamanAstral +
Currier, Walter John, Merchant MarineOrdinary SeamanAstral +
Daigle, Daniel Joseph, Merchant Marine37Fireman/WiperAstral +
Dassy, Chester Franklin, Merchant MarineFirst Assistant EngineerAstral +
Donohue, William James, Merchant Marine41Able SeamanAstral +
Dugas, George Oliver, Merchant MarineChief CookAstral +
Fagen, Edmun L., Merchant Marine33WiperAstral +
Fitzsimmons, Vincent, Merchant MarineAble SeamanAstral +
Flynn, David Lamar, Merchant MarineSecond Assistant EngineerAstral +
Foster, Willie David, Merchant MarineUtilityAstral +
Fritts, Philip Lon, Merchant MarineThird MateAstral +
Futch, John I., Merchant MarineFireman/WiperAstral +
Garcia, Juan, Merchant MarineStorekeeperAstral +
Gay, Howard Elmer, Merchant MarineChief MateAstral +
Grimm, George Washington, Merchant MarineAble SeamanAstral +
Hayter, Frank Donald, Merchant Marine38Boatswain (Bosun)Astral +
Hughes, Harold Knight, Merchant MarineSecond MateAstral +
LaRue, William Harold, Merchant MarineAble SeamanCharles Pratt, Astral +
Massingale, Emmett A., Merchant MarineOrdinary SeamanAstral +
McLelland, Roy, Merchant MarineWiperAstral +
Moscoso, Manuel, Merchant Marine30OilerAstral +
Mosquera, Nicolas, Merchant MarinePumpmanAstral +
Randall, Robert Patterson, Merchant MarineAble SeamanAstral +
Reid, John Hobart, Merchant MarineMessmanAstral +
Searles, Walter, Merchant MarineFireman/WiperAstral +
Solaas, Mathias Pettersen, Merchant MarineChief EngineerAstral +
Vena, Joseph Anthony, Merchant MarineWiperAstral +
Webberson, Burton Kingsley Sevier, Merchant MarineOilerAstral +
Westcott, Harry Frank, Merchant MarineMessmanAstral +
Wiegleb, Theodore George, Merchant MarineCookAstral +
Woods, 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?
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.