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Mary Luckenbach

Ship Designation: 
Date Lost: 
Sunday, September 13, 1942
Torpedo Attack from Aircraft
The ship was attacked by several torpedo bombers. Because of here heavy load of ammunition, the ship disintegrated leaving no sign of survivors.

Lost At Sea Log

Number of sailors in this log: 66

Namesort descending Service Branch
2nd Mate Howard Adams USMM
Deck Engineer Louis Armand USMM
Sea 1c George Ayers USN
Sea 2c John Baker USN
Chief Mate Charles Baker USMM
A.B. Carl Berman USMM
Cook Andy Brown USMM
BM 2c Lockwood Butler USN
Sea 1c Nelson Cannon USN
A.B. David Carlsen USMM
Master John Chadwick USMM
O.S. Albert Corbeil USMM
O.S. John Delehanty USMM
Oiler Michael Delich USMM
Utility Gus Duncan USMM
Wiper Francisco Flores USMM
A.B. Joseph Flynn USMM
F/W Antonio Fontaina USMM
GM 3c John Fowler USN
3rd Mate Emil Galko USMM


A Careless Word, a Needless Sinking