Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


American steam merchant

Photo courtesy of John H. Melville

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

Aboard Nicarao when hit on 16 May 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Ayo, Golden Paul, Merchant MarineSecond Assistant EngineerNicarao
Barton, Robert L., Merchant MarineOrdinary SeamanNicarao
Becan, Gerald, Merchant MarineThird Assistant EngineerNicarao
Bunch, Charles, Merchant MarineThird MateNicarao
Bunn, Frank C., Merchant MarinePurserNicarao
Calvin, Johnnie James, Merchant MarineMessmanNicarao
Campbell, Jack, USNArmed GuardNicarao
Carter, Dean, Merchant MarineFiremanNicarao
Collins, Isaac, Merchant MarineMessmanNicarao +
Collom, Howard, USNArmed GuardNicarao
Connelly, Kenneth, USNArmed GuardNicarao
Curtis, Cicero, Merchant MarineUtilitymanNicarao
Darby, Altmont J., Merchant MarineOilerNicarao
Davis, William A., Merchant MarineFiremanNicarao
Desmond, Cecil, Merchant Marine42MasterNicarao, William Eustis
Dishman, Clayton, Merchant MarineOrdinary SeamanNicarao
Dozier, Edward S., Merchant MarineFiremanNicarao
Framnes, Ivar O., Merchant MarineSecond MateNicarao
Harrison, Charles Emile, Merchant MarineChief StewardNicarao
Hawkins, Ralph Whilchel, Merchant MarineAble SeamanNicarao +
Jones, English, Merchant MarineSecond CookNicarao +
Kulik, John, Merchant MarineAble SeamanNicarao
Lane, Cecil, Merchant MarineMessboyNicarao +
Leonard, Charles E., Merchant MarineOrdinary SeamanNicarao
Lindholm, Edward J., Merchant MarineAble SeamanNicarao
Logsdon, William C., Merchant MarineFirst Assistant EngineerNicarao
McMahon, Paul R., Merchant MarineWiperNicarao
Ostvedt, Israel, Merchant MarineAble SeamanNicarao
Ouder, Lawrence Gamble, Merchant MarineChief EngineerNicarao +
Rhodabarger, Ben F., Merchant MarineAble SeamanNicarao
Seeber, Sherwood, Merchant MarineAble SeamanNicarao
Smith, Franklin P., Merchant MarineOilerNicarao
Stirling, Theodore Roosevelt, Merchant MarineChief CookNicarao +
Szollsky, Henry, Merchant MarineChief MateNicarao
Taix, Louis Marcel, Merchant MarineRadio OperatorNicarao +
Taylor, John R., Merchant MarineBoatswain (Bosun)Nicarao
Van Arsdale, Hixson T., Merchant MarineOilerNicarao
Williams, Arthur Dean, Merchant MarineMessboyNicarao +
Zurrunsky, Joseph, USNArmed GuardNicarao

39 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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