Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


American steam merchant

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

Aboard Oakmar when hit on 20 Mar 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
AmericanFleming, Nolan Eugene, Merchant Marine43MasterOakmar +
AmericanGathings, James Clinton, Merchant Marine22Able SeamanOakmar
AmericanHartley, John Wise, Merchant Marine32Able SeamanOakmar +
AmericanIreland, Floyd Thomas, Merchant Marine31First Assistant EngineerOakmar +
AmericanLang, Robert Eugene, Merchant Marine23MessmanOakmar +
AmericanOgle, Cyril Alexander, Merchant Marine51StewardOakmar +
AmericanRespess, Mellin Edwin, Merchant Marine40Chief MateOakmar, Thomas McKean, Onondaga +
AmericanRichardson, Elmer Dewitt, Merchant MarineMessmanOakmar +
AmericanZmuda, Edward Joseph, Merchant Marine26Able SeamanOakmar

9 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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