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The United States Navy Memorial

Navy Memorial Honoring the Men & Women of the Sea Services



Saturday, October 17, 1942
U-Boat Attack in North Atlantic
After straggling away from its convoy, Angelina was struck by a torpedo from U-618. The ship listed to starboard and settled. A second torpedo struck about 20 minutes later. At the time the crew abandoned ship, a very heavy sea was running. Lifeboat number 2 capsized leaving a few men to cling to the side of Angelina's overturned hull.

Lost At Sea Log

Number of sailors in this log: 47

Name Service Branchsort descending
Deck Cadet Joseph Alexander USMM
F/W Frank Mcguire USMM
Wiper Wilburt Gerry USMM
A.B. Jose Bermudez USMM
2nd Engineer Walter Pabst USMM
Chief Cook Bernard Brown USMM
A.B. Manuel Rodriguez USMM
O.S. Rufino Dejesus USMM
O.S. Jesus Romero USMM
Messman James Dixon USMM
Oiler Feliz Rosario USMM
Messman Eustagnio Farrulla USMM
A.B. Isidro Ross USMM
Master William Goodman USMM
Messman Samuel Roucheron USMM
Oiler Serafin Guemes USMM
F/W Mariano Rubio USMM
Chief Engineer John Hanson USMM
A.B. Eugenio Santana USMM
Cook Louis Helleby USMM