Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

Alcoa Guide

American steam merchant

Photo courtesy of the Mariners Museum, Newport News VA

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

Aboard Alcoa Guide when hit on 17 Apr 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
CanadianBeaton, Alex, Merchant MarineAble SeamanAlcoa Guide
AmericanBiondic, Mike, Merchant MarineThird MateAlcoa Guide
AmericanBonnell, Floyd, Merchant MarineOilerAlcoa Guide
AmericanBrazil, George, Merchant MarineBoatswain (Bosun)Alcoa Guide
AmericanBrown, Charles B., Merchant MarineMess BoyAlcoa Guide
AmericanChandler, Myron, Merchant MarineRadio OperatorAlcoa Guide
AmericanCobb, Samuel Leroy, Merchant Marine43MasterAlcoa Guide +
AmericanCostello, Gerald, Merchant MarineSecond MateAlcoa Guide
AmericanDavis, William, Merchant MarineChief StewardAlcoa Guide
AmericanDeibel, George, Merchant MarineOrdinary SeamanAlcoa Guide
AmericanEchouri, Vincent, Merchant MarineFirst Assistant EngineerAlcoa Guide
AmericanFisher, Benjamin A., Merchant Marine42Chief EngineerAlcoa Guide +
AmericanGhale, S.W., Merchant MarineChief CookAlcoa Guide
AmericanGollwitzer, Kaspar, Merchant MarineFireman/WiperAlcoa Guide +
AmericanHayes, James Bob, Merchant MarineWiperAlcoa Guide
AmericanHeil, Oscar, Merchant MarineOrdinary SeamanAlcoa Guide
PhilippineHelera, Dalmacio, Merchant MarineAble SeamanAlcoa Guide +
CanadianKelly, Patrick H., Merchant MarineDeck EngineerAlcoa Guide
AmericanKessler, Regis S., Merchant MarineWiperAlcoa Guide
AmericanKoulalis, Joseph, Merchant MarineMess BoyAlcoa Guide
AmericanKramer, John, Merchant MarineFirst MateAlcoa Guide
Puerto RicanLaureano, Pedro, Merchant MarineOrdinary SeamanAlcoa Guide +
AmericanMartens, Frank, Merchant MarineOrdinary SeamanAlcoa Guide
CanadianMass, Frank, Merchant MarineThird Assistant EngineerAlcoa Guide
AmericanMcIver, Charles E., Merchant MarineSecond Assistant EngineerAlcoa Guide
AmericanMichaelis, John R., Merchant MarineFiremanAlcoa Guide
CanadianParson, Clarence O., Merchant MarineUtility ManAlcoa Guide
AmericanPatrolla, Victor J., Merchant MarineOrdinary SeamanAlcoa Guide +
AmericanRacine, Roland, Merchant MarineFiremanAlcoa Guide
LatvianSemenov, Waldemar, Merchant MarineOilerAlcoa Guide
AmericanShimsky, J.S., Merchant MarineSecond CookAlcoa Guide
AmericanSliney, Benedict, Merchant MarineOilerAlcoa Guide
AmericanSouza, Jules, Merchant MarineAble SeamanAlcoa Guide
EstonianUlas, John, Merchant MarineAble SeamanAlcoa Guide

34 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.