Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Norwegian motor tanker

Photo from City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 447-1980

This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the Norwegian motor tanker Barbro.

Aboard Barbro when hit on 20 Sep 1941

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

NameAgeRankServed on
NorwegianAnderssen, Odd Singdahl, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanBarbro +
NorwegianAronssen, Arne Hubert, Merchant NavyCookBarbro +
NorwegianBerg, Rolf, Merchant NavyBoatswain (Bosun)Barbro +
BritishBotha, E.P., Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanBarbro +
BritishClark, Thomas, Merchant NavyMechanicBarbro +
BritishDavies, Kenneth, Merchant NavyEngine Room BoyBarbro +
NorwegianElvebakken, Alfred Nikolai, Merchant NavyCarpenterBarbro +
NorwegianEriksen, Osvald Pareleus, Merchant NavyStewardBarbro +
SwedishFohlstrøm, Egon, Merchant NavyMechanicBarbro +
NorwegianFrøyland, Arne Kurt, Merchant NavyMechanicBarbro +
NorwegianGjærvan, Einar Daniel, Merchant NavyMechanicBarbro +
NorwegianHansen, Harald, Merchant Navy50Chief Engineer OfficerBarbro +
NorwegianHansen, Knut Kristian, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBarbro +
BritishHughes, William, Merchant NavyGalley BoyBarbro +
NorwegianJacobsen, Adolf Bergan, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBarbro +
NorwegianJensen, Ørnulf, Merchant NavyOilerBarbro +
NorwegianJohnsen, Arne Odd, Merchant NavyThird Engineer OfficerBarbro +
NorwegianKnutsen, Lauritz, Merchant Navy48MasterBritta, Barbro +
South AfricanKruyer, Isaac Simon, Merchant Navy17Mess Room BoyBarbro +
SwedishKullberg, Gustav, Merchant NavyEngine BoyBarbro +
NorwegianLarsen, Erik Marinius, Merchant NavySecond Engineer OfficerBarbro +
CanadianMcIsaac, Michael J., Merchant Navy20Mess Room BoyBarbro +
CanadianMelville, Albert, Merchant Navy31Ordinary SeamanBarbro +
NorwegianMjøs, Sverre, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanBarbro +
NorwegianOlsen, Johan, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBarbro +
SwedishOlsen, Ragnar, Merchant NavyHandymanBarbro +
CanadianParsons, Andrew, Merchant Navy23Mess Room BoyBarbro +
NorwegianRingstad, Kåre, Merchant NavyOilerBarbro +
DanishSehested, Berge, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBarbro +
NorwegianStene, Harald, Merchant NavyThird OfficerBarbro +
NorwegianTaylor, Paul, Merchant NavySecond OfficerBarbro +
NorwegianTørris, Ragnvald Bonde, Merchant NavyChief OfficerBarbro +
NorwegianWalseth, Birger, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBarbro +
CanadianWeatherbee, Ranceford, Merchant Navy22OilerBarbro +

34 persons found.

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

People missing from this listing? Or perhaps additional information?
If you wish to add a crewmember to the listing we would need most of this information: ship name, nationality, name, dob, place of birth, service (merchant marine, ...), rank or job on board. We have place for a photo as well if provided. You can e-mail us the information here.