Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Norwegian steam merchant

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

Aboard Nordvangen when hit on 20 Feb 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
NorwegianAndersen, Erling Anskar, Merchant Navy27Third Engineer OfficerNordvangen +
NorwegianAndersen, Tor, Merchant Navy28StewardNordvangen +
NorwegianAntonsen, Johannes Parelius, Merchant Navy48Chief Engineer OfficerNordvangen +
DutchBurside, Charlo G., Merchant Navy18Mess Room BoyNordvangen +
NorwegianDalen, Ernst Marthin, Merchant Navy26Ordinary SeamanNordvangen +
NorwegianFjeldet, Kristian, Merchant Navy47FiremanNordvangen +
NorwegianGullaksen, Carlot Morthen, Merchant Navy27Able SeamanNordvangen +
NorwegianHandeland, Torbjørn Johannesen, Merchant Navy34Able SeamanNordvangen +
NorwegianHansen, Dagfinn, Merchant Navy22Able SeamanNordvangen +
NorwegianJacobsen, Jacob, Merchant Navy32Second OfficerNordvangen +
DutchJanssen, Max Philbert, Merchant Navy18Galley BoyNordvangen +
NorwegianJohannesen, Jonas, Merchant Navy36Able SeamanNordvangen +
NorwegianKaas, Gunnar, Merchant Navy22FiremanNordvangen +
NorwegianKarlsen, Hagbart Gunerius, Merchant Navy54MasterNordvangen +
NorwegianKoop, Oddmund Anker, Merchant Navy25Ordinary SeamanNordvangen +
DutchKorsten, Mozes, Merchant Navy22Engine BoyNordvangen +
NorwegianMidtbø, Gunleif Johan, Merchant Navy37Second Engineer OfficerNordvangen +
NorwegianMonsen, Gerhard Didrik, Merchant Navy30Boatswain (Bosun)Nordvangen +
DutchO’Niel, André, Merchant NavyMess Room BoyNordvangen +
NorwegianSivertsen, Kristian Leren, Merchant Navy29CookNordvangen +
NorwegianSkåthe, Bjarne Johan, Merchant Navy32DonkeymanNordvangen +
NorwegianStrømman, John, Merchant Navy29Chief Officer/Radio OperatorNordvangen +
DanishSvendsen, Leo Egon, Merchant Navy26Ordinary SeamanNordvangen +
NorwegianWee, Henning, Merchant Navy21FiremanNordvangen +

24 persons found.

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

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