Crew list of Ships hit by U-boats

Olaf H. Christoffersen

Merchant Navy. Danish

Born   1906

Roster information listed for Olaf H. Christoffersen

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
PeruMotor merchantChief Officer13 Nov 1941U-126 (1)

Personal information

Olaf H. Christoffersen survived the sinking of Peru and returned to the UK aboard Volendam, arriving in Avonmouth on 21 December 1941. He later served aboard the Danish motor merchant Panama, which capsized and sank due to a marine accident on 11 Apr, 1945. He and four other sailors were rescued.


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