Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Norwegian steam merchant

Photo courtesy of Rick Cox Collection

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

Aboard Primula when hit on 4 Dec 1939

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

NameAgeRankServed on
NorwegianBentzen, Jens Eivind, Merchant Navy57StewardPrimula +
NorwegianFoss, Leif Henrik, Merchant NavyOfficerPrimula +
NorwegianKjønniksen, Anker Marensius, Merchant NavyStokerPrimula +
NorwegianStrømberg, Axel Hjalmar, Merchant Navy54Chief OfficerPrimula +
NorwegianSvendsen, Hans Nikolai, Merchant Navy44Ordinary SeamanPrimula +
NorwegianSørlie, Ørnulf, Merchant Navy44Chief Engineer OfficerPrimula +
NorwegianWang, Eivin Christian, Merchant Navy41MasterPrimula +

7 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.