Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Norwegian motor tanker

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

Aboard Barfonn when hit on 17 Oct 1941

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NameAgeRankServed on
NorwegianAagenes, Gustav, Merchant NavyFirst MateBarfonn
DanishAdersson, Arne, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanBarfonn
NorwegianAnersen, Einar, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanBarfonn
NorwegianBerntsen, Rolf Olai, Merchant Navy22Able SeamanBarfonn +
BritishBerry, William G., Merchant Navy21Galley BoyBarfonn +
NorwegianBorgen, Reidar, Merchant Navy25Ordinary SeamanBarfonn +
NorwegianEika, Lars, Merchant NavyMechanicBarfonn
BritishFindley, Dan Charles, Merchant NavyMess BoyBarfonn
NorwegianFoyn, Arnt, Merchant NavyFirst EngineerBarfonn
BritishFryer, Charles, Merchant NavyOilerBarfonn
NorwegianHalvorsen, Håkon, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBarfonn
NorwegianHansen, Harald, Merchant NavyElectricianBarfonn
BritishHarris, Sydney, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBarfonn
BritishHarrison, Roy, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBarfonn
NorwegianHolst, Einar Oskar, Merchant NavySecond Engineer OfficerTancred, Barfonn
NorwegianHviding, Edward Bertinius, Merchant Navy60CarpenterBarfonn +
SwedishHøgborg, Sigfred, Merchant NavyPump ManBarfonn +
BritishIngham, G., British ArmyGunnerBarfonn
NorwegianJohannesen, Hans, Merchant NavyBoatswainBarfonn
NorwegianKihle, Nils, Merchant NavyMess BoyBarfonn
BritishKing, Herbert, Merchant Navy21Able SeamanBarfonn +
DanishKjare, Asgar, Merchant NavyStokerBarfonn +
NorwegianKlausen, Gunnar, Merchant Navy33StokerBarfonn +
NorwegianMartinsen, Sverre Kristoffer, Merchant Navy23CookBarfonn +
BritishMathews, Roy, Merchant NavySaloon BoyBarfonn
BritishMcGregor, James, Merchant NavyAssistantBarfonn
BritishMorin, Florent, Merchant NavyOilerBarfonn
CanadianMorris, Edward C., Merchant NavyRadio OperatorBarfonn +
BritishRowe, John, British Army34Gunner (DEMS gunner)Barfonn +
NorwegianSamuelsen, Sigurd, Merchant Navy20MechanicBarfonn +
NorwegianSkogen, John, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBarfonn
NorwegianSmith, Arild Johan, Merchant Navy31Fourth EngineerBarfonn +
BritishSumberg, Arne, Merchant NavyThird MateBarfonn
NorwegianSømme, Andreas, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanBarfonn
NorwegianThomsen, Knut, Merchant Navy23Third EngineerBarfonn +
NorwegianUnneland, Harald, Merchant NavyMechanicBarfonn
BritishVaz, Roy G., Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanBarfonn
NorwegianVigsnes, John, Merchant NavySecond MateBarfonn
NorwegianVorberg, Erling Ellingsen, Merchant NavyCaptainBarfonn
NorwegianØberg, Bjarne, Merchant NavyStewardBarfonn

40 persons found.

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