Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Norwegian motor tanker

Photo courtesy of Per Lodding

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

Aboard Sydhav when hit on 6 Mar 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
Andersen, Anker Lorang, Merchant Navy28Mechanic Sydhav
Andresen, Egil Albert, Merchant Navy25Mechanic Sydhav +
Bekkevold, Erling, Merchant Navy32Carpenter Sydhav
Bruun, Finn, Merchant Navy33Steward Sydhav
Char Jow Chan, , Merchant Navy27Second Cook Sydhav +
Eriksen, Sverre, Merchant NavyCook Sydhav
Evensen, Bjarne, Merchant Navy37Second Engineer Officer Sydhav +
Goh Ah Kiam, , Merchant Navy46Oiler Sydhav +
Grindstad, Haldor Kristian, Merchant Navy35Mechanic Sydhav +
Gulbrandsen, Torgrim Normann, Merchant Navy30Mechanic Sydhav
Gullaksen, Jakob, Merchant Navy22Ordinary Seaman Sydhav
Hansen, Hans Elias, Merchant Navy32Chief Officer/Radio Operator Sydhav +
Hansen, Palmer, Merchant Navy30Mechanic Sydhav
Haugan, Ingebrigt, Merchant Navy27Third Engineer Officer Sydhav
Helgesen, Nils Olaves, Merchant Navy48Master Sydhav +
Homanberg, Magnus Eivind, Merchant Navy24Able Seaman/Gunner Sydhav, Leiv Eiriksson, Litiopa
Iversen, Magnus, Merchant Navy24Third Officer Sydhav +
Johansen, Ole, Merchant Navy48Boatswain (Bosun) Sydhav
Kristoffersen, Håkon, Merchant Navy25Able Seaman Sydhav
Larsen, Frithjof Lingelem, Merchant Navy26Mechanic Ranella, Sydhav, Hamlet
Larsen, Wilhelm Sevrin, Merchant Navy52Fireman Sydhav +
Lee Ah Heng, , Merchant Navy31Oiler Sydhav +
Olsen, Olaf, Merchant Navy46Chief Engineer Officer Sydhav
Olsen, Sverre Bernhard, Merchant Navy28Able Seaman Sydhav
Pedersen, Kristian, Merchant Navy23Able Seaman Sydhav +
Robertsen, Toralf, Merchant Navy21Mechanic Sydhav
Rydin, Ragnar Julius, Merchant Navy33Able Seaman Sydhav
Sandøy, Knut, Merchant Navy27Second Officer Risanger, Sydhav, Christian Michelsen +
Schau, Torstein, Merchant Navy17Ordinary Seaman Sydhav
Solstad, Ole, Merchant Navy21Ordinary Seaman Sydhav
Steinsvåg, Knut Andreas, Merchant Navy21Mechanic Sydhav, Norland, Polyphemus
Swanepoel, Abraham, Merchant Navy19Deck Boy Sydhav
Vaardal, Sverre, Merchant Navy25Fourth Engineer Officer Sydhav
Vennesland, Gunnar, Merchant Navy29Able Seaman Sydhav
Wang Sin Kan, , Merchant Navy26Saloon Boy Sydhav
Woo Kang Sung, , Merchant Navy31Mess Room Boy Sydhav +

36 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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