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The United States Navy Memorial

Navy Memorial Honoring the Men & Women of the Sea Services



Tuesday, February 24, 1942
U-Boat Attack en route to Venezuela
The Freighter Norlavore was torpedoed by U-432 off Cape Hatteras, North Carolina while en route to Venezuela. ... The ship and crew were never heard from again.

Lost At Sea Log

Number of sailors in this log: 28

Namesort descending Service Branch
Chief Engineer Walter Schiller USMM
Chief Cook Daniel Spencer USMM
Wiper Anton Stoka USMM
Messman Lazarro Vega USMM
Bosun Jim Walker USMM
Master Chauncey Williams USMM
A.B. Ernest Wilson USMM
Radio Officer William Wolfskeil USMM