Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Norwegian steam merchant

Photo Courtesy of Library of Contemporary History, Stuttgart

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

Aboard Torvanger when hit on 23 Jun 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Andersen, Jacques, Merchant NavyThird Engineer Officer Torvanger
Andersen, Peder, Merchant NavyAble Seaman (Gunner) Norness, Torvanger
Bakken, Ulrik, Merchant NavyAble Seaman Torvanger
Berg, Arne J., Merchant NavyAble Seaman Torvanger
Berglund, Erling, Merchant NavyFireman and Trimmer Torvanger +
Borre, Arent, Merchant NavyAble Seaman Torvanger
Bowster, Norman, Merchant NavySaloon Boy Torvanger
Bunes, Johannes, Merchant NavySecond Officer Torvanger
Coze, Maurice Le, Merchant NavyMess Boy Torvanger
Danielsen, Leif, Merchant NavyMaster Torvanger
Granlund, Karsten, Merchant NavyCook Torvanger
Hagness, Kåre, Merchant NavyChief Officer Torvanger
Hanish, Alfred, Merchant NavyAble Seaman Torvanger
Haraldstad, Norman, Merchant NavyFireman and Trimmer Torvanger
Jackson, Sidney, Merchant NavyGreaser Torvanger +
Johansen, Sverre, Merchant NavySteward/Assistant Torvanger
Karlsen, Karsten, Merchant NavyAble Seaman Torvanger
Karlsen, Oskar, Merchant NavyCarpenter Torvanger
Karlsen, Villy, Merchant NavyOrdinary Seaman Torvanger
Knudsen, Harald Andreas, Merchant Navy46Assistant Engineer Torvanger +
Kristiansen, Gustav, Merchant NavyDonkeyman Torvanger
Lindstrand, Ernst, Merchant NavyChief Engineer Officer Torvanger
Lingås, Oscar, Merchant NavyThird Officer Torvanger
Lund, Ingvald, Merchant NavyDonkeyman Torvanger
Mainwaring, Donald, Merchant NavyGalley Boy Torvanger
McNeil, John Alex, Merchant Navy27Galley Boy Torvanger
Nenningsland, Johannes, Merchant NavyAble Seaman Torvanger, Trolla
Nerland, Asbjørn, Merchant NavyAble Seaman Torvanger
Oddland, Ingolf, Merchant NavyOrdinary Seaman Torvanger
Olsen, Einar, Merchant NavyFireman and Trimmer Torvanger
Rasmussen, Vernon, Merchant Navy24Oiler Torvanger +
Reed, David, Merchant NavyOrdinary Seaman Torvanger
Samuelsen, Sigurd, Merchant NavyAble Seaman (Gunner) Torvanger
Stuhr, Gerhard Rath, Merchant NavySecond Engineer Officer Torvanger
Søbstad, Rudolf, Merchant NavyOrdinary Seaman Torvanger
Vang, Erling Andersen, Merchant NavySecond Officer Torvanger
Åkesen, Åke, Merchant NavyBoatswain (Bosun) Torvanger

37 persons found.

Served on indicates the ships we have listed for the person, some were stationed on multiple ships hit by U-boats.

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