Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Cuban steam merchant

Libertad under her former name Recca. Photo from

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

Aboard Libertad when hit on 4 Dec 1943

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Achong Jáuregui, Arturo, Merchant MarineRadio OperatorLibertad +
Aguayo Diaz, Calixto, Merchant MarineBoatswain (Bosun)Libertad
Almeida Salva, Silvio, Merchant MarineStokerLibertad +
Álvarez Carballo, Juan, Merchant MarineAssistant CookLibertad +
Barreiro Gómez, Atilano, Merchant MarineStokerLibertad +
Cabarrocas, Julio C., Merchant MarineOilerLibertad
Carballo García, Enrique, Merchant MarineStokerLibertad +
Cesar Espenosa, Antonio M., Merchant MarineCrew memberLibertad
De León Barchia, Melchor, Merchant MarineCrew memberLibertad
Del Valle Narin, Indalecio, Merchant MarineHelmsmanLibertad
Estarella Lluiz, Juan, Merchant MarineTrimmerLibertad +
Estévez, Gelso, Merchant MarineOilerLibertad +
Fernández Palacio, Secundino, Merchant MarineGalley BoyLibertad +
Florit Nodal, José, Merchant MarineSailorLibertad +
García Sacerio, Julio R., Merchant MarineSailorLibertad +
Gondra Urrutia, Moisés, Merchant MarineMasterLibertad +
González Cabrera, Mario, Merchant MarineCrew memberLibertad
Hernández Cabañas, José, Merchant MarineSecond OfficerLibertad
Hernández Nodal, Lázaro, Merchant MarineOilerLibertad +
Herrera Ramos, Pedro, Merchant MarineStewardLibertad +
Izquierdo, Mario Ezequiel, Merchant MarineHelmsmanLibertad +
Jimenez, Demetrio, Merchant MarineCrew memberLibertad
Kessel, Bienvenido, Merchant MarineAssistant EngineerLibertad +
Laguna Romaguera, Manuel, Merchant MarineStewardLibertad
López Fraga, Francisco, Merchant MarineAssistant EngineerLibertad
López González, Erasmo, Merchant MarineGalley BoyLibertad +
Lorenzo Arocha, Miguel A., Merchant MarineOilerLibertad +
Lorenzo Serjas, Leonardo, Merchant MarineChief Engineer OfficerLibertad +
Mazas Capó, Adalberto E., Merchant MarineRadio OperatorLibertad +
Nadal Hidalgo, Rufino, Merchant MarineChief StewardLibertad
Nodar Negrin, Luis, Merchant MarineCrew memberLibertad
Norman Requejo, Salvador, Merchant MarineThird Engineer OfficerLibertad
Nuñez Santos, Emilio, Merchant MarineStokerLibertad
Pedroso Pedroso, Sabino, Merchant MarineCookLibertad
Rey Perez, Juan, Merchant MarineCrew memberLibertad +
Rodríguez Iriepa, Antonio, Merchant MarineAssistant EngineerLibertad
Rodríguez Tripo, Antonio, Merchant MarineAssistant EngineerLibertad
Rolando Roca, Ramón, Merchant MarineStewardLibertad +
Salvat Mestre, Jorge, Merchant MarineChief OfficerLibertad +
Seoane Barba, Enrique, Merchant MarineStewardLibertad +
Soto Soto, Antonio, Merchant MarineSecond Engineer OfficerLibertad +
Terga Terga, Ángel S., Merchant MarineCookLibertad +
Vezoso Guitar, Secundino, Merchant MarineCrew memberLibertad

43 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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