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C.J. Barkdull

Ship Designation: 
Date Lost: 
Sunday, January 10, 1943
U-Boat Attack in the North Atlantic
On January 10, 1943 the Tanker C.J. Barkdull straggled away from her convoy. She was never heard from again. Records indicate C.J. Barkdull was torpedoed in the North Atlantic by U-632. ... There were no survivors.

Lost At Sea Log

Number of sailors in this log: 58

Namesort ascending Service Branch
RM 3c Victor Fender USN
GM 3c Charles Evans USN
Sea 1c William Eckel USN
O.S. Robert Dischler USMM
Utility John Delaney USMM
Sea 1c William Connell USN
Sea 1c Roger Caylor USN
Sea 2c Ralph Carter USN
Sea 1c Edward Carson USN
Sea 1c Edwin Burlew USN
A.B. John Brunka USMM
Sea 1c Boyd Brigger USN
Wiper Frank Bonapaci USMM
Sea 1c Robert Bishop USN
Sea 1c George Bish USN
2nd Engineer Michael Begley USMM
F/W John Baldowski USMM
F/W Roy Allen USMM


A Careless Word, A Needless Sinking