Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

Comol Rico

American steam tanker

Photo courtesy of SSHSA Collection, University of Baltimore Library

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

Aboard Comol Rico when hit on 4 Apr 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Anspach, Walker Ervin, Merchant Marine31Able SeamanComol Rico
Ballenger, Newell Kenneth, Merchant Marine34Able SeamanComol Rico
Barnett, Charles Wesley, Merchant Marine54Chief CookComol Rico, Richard D. Spaight
Christiansen, Kristian B., Merchant Marine49OilerComol Rico
Cristina, Frank Frederick, Merchant Marine25Radio OperatorComol Rico
Croft, Ernest S., Merchant Marine51Chief EngineerComol Rico
Dowd, Martin Joseph, Merchant Marine29Ordinary SeamanComol Rico
Dube, Joseph, Merchant Marine50OilerComol Rico
Erickson, Oliver Summers, Merchant Marine44Second PumpmanComol Rico
Eriksen, Gunnvard, Merchant Marine36Able SeamanComol Rico
Gendusa, John Joseph, Merchant Marine23Ordinary SeamanComol Rico
Glick, Robert Ralph, Merchant Marine22MessmanComol Rico
Grothe, Edgar John, Merchant Marine19Able SeamanComol Rico, Pan-New York +
Hagen, Knut Gulliksen, Merchant Marine42Boatswain (Bosun)Comol Rico
Hegarty, Daniel Francis, Merchant Marine35Chief MateComol Rico
Hill, Truman Hope, Merchant Marine27GalleymanComol Rico
Jensen, Chris, Merchant Marine42Third MateComol Rico
Joyner, Harry Clark, Merchant Marine36PumpmanComol Rico +
Kahkonen, Erkki John, Merchant Marine50CarpenterComol Rico
Kearns, Martin, Merchant Marine22Fireman/WatertenderComol Rico
Kerr, Patrick H., Merchant Marine35WiperComol Rico
Laabs, John Lloyd, Merchant Marine28Second CookComol Rico
Lang, Peter Hansen, Merchant Marine53MasterComol Rico, Malantic
Means, Theodore R., Merchant Marine29Fireman/WatertenderComol Rico
Mix, Warren Asbury, Merchant Marine44Second Assistant EngineerComol Rico +
Oertling, Harry Grothann, Merchant Marine54Third Assistant EngineerComol Rico
Ramos, Guillermo, Merchant MarineFireman/WatertenderComol Rico +
Regan, James L., Merchant Marine39OilerComol Rico
Schmidt, Emile Richard, Merchant Marine51First Assistant EngineerComol Rico
Sheros, Steven, Merchant Marine33Able SeamanComol Rico
Shiver, Chaves, Merchant Marine40Ordinary SeamanComol Rico
Theodos, Alexander Ralph, Merchant Marine24Ordinary SeamanComol Rico
Vogt, Vernon J., Merchant Marine24Able SeamanComol Rico
Yorsch, Frederick Eugene Hans, Merchant Marine48Second MateComol Rico
Zeger, Carlos Nicolas, Merchant Marine51Fireman/WatertenderComol Rico

35 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.