Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


American steam merchant

Photo courtesy of Peabody Museum of Salem

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

Aboard Cardonia when hit on 7 Mar 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Baxley, Alfred Lewis, Merchant Marine51Fireman/WiperCardonia +
Chappins, Hubert Andrew, Merchant Marine44Second Assistant EngineerCardonia
Cox, Robert Lee, Merchant Marine40WiperCardonia
Cyrus, Mendell E., Merchant Marine26Crew memberCardonia
Dahlstrom, Nils Oscar, Merchant Marine51Chief EngineerCardonia
Darnell, Augustus Warren, Merchant Marine43MasterCardonia, Tillie Lykes +
Dunn, Robert Edison, Merchant Marine28Junior Third Assistant EngineerCardonia
Fielding, Jesse Jones, Merchant Marine35OilerCardonia
Fuller, Samuel J., Merchant Marine39MessmanCardonia
Hunter, Edward E., Merchant Marine21ClerkCardonia
Lema, Angel Roman, Merchant Marine43Chief MateCardonia
Lopez, Luis A., Merchant Marine46Crew memberCardonia
Muir, Van Bennett, Merchant Marine46Crew memberCardonia
Parra, Santiago G., Merchant Marine28Fireman/WatertenderCardonia
Pearson, Knut Rudolf, Merchant Marine52Boatswain (Bosun)Cardonia
Pedersen, Holger, Merchant Marine43CookCardonia
Ray, William C., Merchant Marine28OilerCardonia
Rosado, Luis A., Merchant Marine30Able SeamanCardonia
Russ, George Thomas, Merchant Marine46Third Assistant EngineerCardonia
Silva, Manuel, Merchant Marine37Able SeamanCardonia
Skenan, Joseph S., Merchant Marine37Crew memberCardonia
Souther, Patrick Henry, Merchant Marine32Able SeamanCardonia
Wilckens, Johannes, Merchant Marine38Able SeamanCardonia

23 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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