Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

Steel Age

American steam merchant



Photo from City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 447-2714

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

Aboard Steel Age when hit on 7 Mar 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
Aiken, Russell Newton, Merchant Marine37Radio OperatorSteel Age +
Angelbeck, William John, Merchant Marine47CarpenterSteel Age +
Bass, Theodore, Merchant Marine40First Assistant EngineerSteel Age +
Burkett, Leon Allen, Merchant Marine21Third MateSteel Age +
Castanel, Arthur Joseph, Merchant Marine29OilerSteel Age +
Chelli, Don, Merchant Marine29OilerSteel Age +
Davis, Frank Smith, Merchant Marine25OilerSteel Age +
Francoeur, Antoine Francois, Merchant Marine28Fireman/WiperSteel Age +
Gajewski, Francis Stanley Anthony, Merchant Marine19Ordinary SeamanSteel Age +
Gonzalez, Juan, Merchant Marine43WiperSteel Age +
Green, Richard Jefferson, Merchant Marine29Able SeamanSteel Age +
Hartlier, Paul Edward, Merchant MarineSecond Assistant EngineerSteel Age +
Harvey, Conwell Scott, Merchant Marine20Ordinary SeamanSteel Age +
Hoffman, Carl Heinrich, Merchant Marine51StewardSteel Age +
Hurkett, James George, Merchant Marine29Able SeamanSteel Age +
Jacques, Laurence Raymond, Merchant Marine43Chief MateSteel Age +
Jenssen, Sven E., Merchant MarineMessmanSteel Age +
Jones, Ralph, Merchant MarineMasterSteel Age +
Lambert, Hubert Wayne, Merchant Marine21Ordinary SeamanSteel Age +
Lawler, John Joseph, Merchant Marine24Fireman/WiperSteel Age +
Mahon, Joseph Michael, Merchant Marine43Chief EngineerSteel Age +
Mascarenas, Augusto, Merchant Marine53Chief CookSteel Age +
Muñiz Paz, José Benito, Merchant Marine61Able SeamanSteel Age
Olsen, Ansgar S. Foss, Merchant Marine31Second CookSteel Age +
Pennell, James Lester, Merchant MarineOilerSteel Age +
Philbin, James Edward, Merchant Marine46Junior EngineerSteel Age +
Rodriguez, Frank, Merchant MarineFireman/WiperSteel Age +
Ruiz, Enrique, Merchant MarineMessmanSteel Age +
Simon, Edward Michael, Merchant Marine29Able SeamanSteel Age +
Smoak, Lenaire Bernard, Merchant Marine26Able SeamanSteel Age +
Spinosa, Melchor Ayala, Merchant MarineMessmanSteel Age +
Stevenson, Clinton Stuart, Merchant Marine41Third Assistant EngineerSteel Age +
Stugart, Don Allen, Merchant Marine26Second MateSteel Age +
Venieres, Michael, Merchant Marine45Boatswain (Bosun)Steel Age +
Wentz, Walter David, Merchant Marine23Able SeamanSteel Age +

35 persons found.

Served on indicates the ships we have listed for the person, some were stationed on multiple ships hit by U-boats.

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