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

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

NameAgeRankServed on
NorwegianAndersen, Anker Lorang, Merchant Navy28MechanicSydhav
NorwegianAndresen, Egil Albert, Merchant Navy25MechanicSydhav +
NorwegianBekkevold, Erling, Merchant Navy32CarpenterSydhav
NorwegianBruun, Finn, Merchant Navy33StewardSydhav
ChineseChar Jow Chan, , Merchant Navy27Second CookSydhav +
NorwegianEriksen, Sverre, Merchant NavyCookSydhav
NorwegianEvensen, Bjarne, Merchant Navy37Second Engineer OfficerSydhav +
ChineseGoh Ah Kiam, , Merchant Navy46OilerSydhav +
NorwegianGrindstad, Haldor Kristian, Merchant Navy35MechanicSydhav +
NorwegianGulbrandsen, Torgrim Normann, Merchant Navy30MechanicSydhav
NorwegianGullaksen, Jakob, Merchant Navy22Ordinary SeamanSydhav
NorwegianHansen, Hans Elias, Merchant Navy32Chief Officer/Radio OperatorSydhav +
NorwegianHansen, Palmer, Merchant Navy30MechanicSydhav
NorwegianHaugan, Ingebrigt, Merchant Navy27Third Engineer OfficerSydhav
NorwegianHelgesen, Nils Olaves, Merchant Navy48MasterSydhav +
NorwegianHomanberg, Magnus Eivind, Merchant Navy24Able Seaman/GunnerSydhav, Leiv Eiriksson, Litiopa
NorwegianIversen, Magnus, Merchant Navy24Third OfficerSydhav +
NorwegianJohansen, Ole, Merchant Navy48Boatswain (Bosun)Sydhav
NorwegianKristoffersen, Håkon, Merchant Navy25Able SeamanSydhav
NorwegianLarsen, Frithjof Lingelem, Merchant Navy26MechanicRanella, Sydhav, Hamlet
NorwegianLarsen, Wilhelm Sevrin, Merchant Navy52FiremanSydhav +
ChineseLee Ah Heng, , Merchant Navy31OilerSydhav +
NorwegianOlsen, Olaf, Merchant Navy46Chief Engineer OfficerSydhav
NorwegianOlsen, Sverre Bernhard, Merchant Navy28Able SeamanSydhav
NorwegianPedersen, Kristian, Merchant Navy23Able SeamanSydhav +
NorwegianRobertsen, Toralf, Merchant Navy21MechanicSydhav
SwedishRydin, Ragnar Julius, Merchant Navy33Able SeamanSydhav
NorwegianSandøy, Knut, Merchant Navy27Second OfficerRisanger, Sydhav, Christian Michelsen +
NorwegianSchau, Torstein, Merchant Navy17Ordinary SeamanSydhav
NorwegianSolstad, Ole, Merchant Navy21Ordinary SeamanSydhav
NorwegianSteinsvåg, Knut Andreas, Merchant Navy21MechanicSydhav, Norland, Polyphemus
South AfricanSwanepoel, Abraham, Merchant Navy19Deck BoySydhav
NorwegianVaardal, Sverre, Merchant Navy25Fourth Engineer OfficerSydhav
NorwegianVennesland, Gunnar, Merchant Navy29Able SeamanSydhav
ChineseWang Sin Kan, , Merchant Navy26Saloon BoySydhav
ChineseWoo Kang Sung, , Merchant Navy31Mess Room BoySydhav +

36 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?
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