Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

USS YP-389

American A/S trawler

Cohasset before conversion to USS YP-389. Photo from

This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the American A/S trawler USS YP-389.

Aboard USS YP-389 when hit on 19 Jun 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
Anotil, D.L., USNSeaman Second ClassUSS YP-389
Baker, Roy Palmer, USNEnsignUSS YP-389
Battisti, Anthony Tony, USNRSeaman Second ClassUSS YP-389
Behrman, George, USNRSeaman Second ClassUSS YP-389
Bonsall, Eugene Carroll, USNRFireman Third ClassUSS YP-389
Cole, Wilson Burnett, USNRFireman Third ClassUSS YP-389 +
Crabb, Vincent Weathers, USNRFireman Second ClassUSS YP-389 +
Doucette, John Collins, USN19Fireman Third ClassUSS YP-389 +
Harris, Calvin Paul, USNRMotor Machinist’s Mate First ClassUSS YP-389
Hensley, Charley Francis, USNRSeaman Second ClassUSS YP-389 +
Hia, Magnus, USNRSeaman First ClassUSS YP-389 +
Holt, Nelson, USNRSeaman Second ClassUSS YP-389
Long, Robert J., USNSeaman Second ClassUSS YP-389
MacPherson, Gelbert Leslie, USNSignalman Second ClassUSS YP-389
McKellar, Robert Morrison, USNR22EnsignUSS YP-389
McLean, Cornelius Francis, USNRSeaman First ClassUSS YP-389 +
Murch, Robert Lyman, USNSeaman Second ClassUSS YP-389
Nazarsky, William Walter, USNR17Seaman Second ClassUSS YP-389, Richard Caswell
Philips, R.J., USNLieutenantUSS YP-389
Sesselman, William John, USNRFireman Third ClassUSS YP-389
Smith, W.A., USNShip’s Cook Third ClassUSS YP-389
Tunmer, George, USNRMachinist’s Mate First ClassUSS YP-389
White, Leroy Albert, USN21Seaman Second ClassUSS YP-389
Wilson, Robert, USNFireman First ClassUSS YP-389

24 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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