Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

Esso Aruba

American steam tanker




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

Aboard Esso Aruba when hit on 27 Aug 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
Adcock, James J., Merchant MarineAble SeamanEsso Aruba
Algorin, Fernando, Merchant MarineGalleymanEsso Aruba
Bellgard, Julius T., Merchant MarineOrdinary SeamanEsso Aruba
Bronstein, Harry, USNSeaman First ClassEsso Aruba
Caldwell, Howard, Merchant MarineAble SeamanEsso Aruba
Chappelle, John L., Merchant MarineStorekeeperEsso Aruba, Esso Baton Rouge
Clement, Philip, Merchant MarineMessmanEsso Aruba
Colby, Earl W., Merchant MarinePumpmanEsso Aruba
Collins, Gregor O.W., Merchant MarineSecond Assistant EngineerEsso Aruba
Cunningham, Donald H., Merchant MarineAble SeamanEsso Aruba
Dearborn, Chester W., USNSeaman Second ClassEsso Aruba
Decker, Francis W., Merchant MarineAble SeamanEsso Aruba
Dederding, Carl, Merchant MarineFiremanEsso Aruba
Dopico, Benedicto, Merchant MarineFiremanEsso Aruba
Dul, Joseph D., USNSeaman Second ClassEsso Aruba
Erjavec, Valentine F., USNSeaman Second ClassEsso Aruba
Hannay, John H., Merchant MarineMessmanEsso Aruba
Helms, Avon O., Merchant MarineSecond MateI.C. White, Esso Aruba
Hiscock, George A., Merchant MarineOrdinary SeamanEsso Aruba
Kooistra, Albert H., Merchant MarineAble SeamanEsso Aruba
Lane, Harold D., Merchant MarineMachinistEsso Aruba
Lewis, William, Merchant MarineWiperEsso Aruba
Marot, Louis, Merchant MarineOilerEsso Aruba
Marra, Alexander, Merchant MarineChief MateEsso Aruba
McFadden, Charles F., Merchant MarineFiremanEsso Aruba
McLaughlin, Henry V., USNSeaman Second ClassEsso Aruba
Miller, Jack, Merchant MarineAble SeamanEsso Aruba
Mullaney, Michael J., USNSeaman Second ClassEsso Aruba
Nasti, Richard, USNSeaman Second ClassEsso Aruba
Natt, George E., Merchant MarineChief CookEsso Aruba
Newendorp, Leonard, Merchant MarineWiperEsso Aruba
Newton, Fred F., Merchant MarineFirst Assistant EngineerEsso Aruba
Nigro, Frank D., USNSeaman Second ClassEsso Aruba
Noon, James A., Merchant MarineOilerEsso Aruba
Parks, Hugh P., USNSeaman Second ClassEsso Aruba
Pawlik, Henry, Merchant MarineBoatswain (Bosun)Esso Aruba
Pecuch, George C., USNSeaman Second ClassEsso Aruba
Pharr, Frank, Merchant MarineMasterEsso Aruba
Platke, Richard A., USNSeaman Second ClassEsso Aruba
Pouncey, Bobby M., Merchant MarineRadio OperatorEsso Aruba
Rabig, Richard R., Merchant MarineMessmanEsso Aruba
Raskin, Jack G., Merchant MarineMessmanEsso Aruba
Rodriguez, Jose A., Merchant MarineThird MateHeinrich von Riedemann, Esso Aruba
Rodriguez, Roberto, Merchant MarineAble SeamanEsso Aruba
Shannon, James B., Merchant MarineOrdinary SeamanEsso Aruba
Strouse, Claude C., USNSeaman Second ClassEsso Aruba
Sutton, George S., USNSeaman Second ClassEsso Aruba
Taylor, Richard, Merchant MarineStewardEsso Aruba
Teffner, Frederick, Merchant MarineSecond CookEsso Aruba
Tillman, George K., Merchant MarineUtilitymanEsso Aruba
Truce, Harry L., Merchant MarineWiperEsso Aruba
Tulloch, William S., Merchant MarineThird Assistant EngineerEsso Aruba
Williams, Herbert D., Merchant MarineOilerEsso Aruba
Wilson, Horace L., Merchant MarineChief EngineerEsso Aruba

54 persons found.

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