Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Norwegian motor tanker

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 motor tanker Britta.

Aboard Britta when hit on 6 Dec 1939

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

NameAgeRankServed on
NorwegianJohansen, Johnny Herlov, Merchant Navy20OilerBritta +
NorwegianJohansen, Wilhelm, Merchant Navy46Chief Engineer OfficerBritta +
NorwegianKnutsen, Lauritz, Merchant Navy46MasterBritta, Barbro +
NorwegianNilsen, Nikolay Alfred, Merchant Navy68CarpenterBritta +
NorwegianPahle, Rolf Kolbjørn, Merchant Navy21Ordinary SeamanBritta +
NorwegianPetterson, Karl Gustav, Merchant Navy18Deck BoyBritta +
NorwegianWarenius, Finn Hafton, Merchant Navy38Engine Room AssistantBritta +

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.