Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Norwegian motor merchant

Photo from City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 447-2796

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

Aboard Tyr when hit on 9 Mar 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
BritishAbbe, Stanley, Merchant Navy33Saloon BoyTyr +
BritishAtkins, Dennis, Merchant NavyEngine BoyTyr
NorwegianChristophersen, Peder Even, Merchant Navy18MechanicTyr +
NorwegianDavanger, Olav Herman, Merchant Navy22Able Seaman/GunnerTyr +
NorwegianEdvardsen, Arvid, Merchant Navy21MechanicTyr
NorwegianEidbo, Jens Arnfinn Olaf, Merchant Navy52MasterTyr +
SwedishEklöw, Karl, Merchant Navy41Third Engineer OfficerTyr +
NorwegianFramnes, Ingvald Alfin, Merchant Navy28OilerTyr
NorwegianGundersen, Trygve, Merchant Navy38Chief OfficerTyr
NorwegianHalvorsen, Theodor Bertinius, Merchant Navy48Able SeamanTyr
NorwegianHansen, Aksel, Merchant NavyStewardTyr
NorwegianHansen, Willy, Merchant Navy23Able SeamanTyr +
NorwegianHanssen, Sverre Andreas Hamre, Merchant Navy34Second Engineer OfficerTyr
BritishHarris, John, Merchant Navy16Deck BoyTyr +
NorwegianHugsted, Knut Ole, Merchant Navy18Ordinary SeamanTyr, Norvik
NorwegianHvaal, Nils Severin, Merchant Navy27Ordinary SeamanTyr
NorwegianJensen, Axel, Merchant Navy40Able SeamanTyr +
NorwegianJohannesen, Marius Johan, Merchant Navy55Chief Engineer OfficerTyr
NorwegianJohansen, Hans Olaus, Merchant Navy24MechanicTyr
CanadianJohnson, Roy, Merchant NavyGalley BoyTyr
NorwegianKarlsen, Hans Jørgen, Merchant Navy17Able Seaman/GunnerTyr
NorwegianMarcussen, Peder Heberg, Merchant Navy31Second Officer/Radio OperatorTyr +
BritishMarson, Arthur, Merchant NavyElectricianTyr
NorwegianMartinsen, Bjarne, Merchant Navy30OilerTyr +
BritishMoore, Richard, Merchant Navy14Mess Room BoyTyr +
NorwegianMurvold, August Albert, Merchant Navy41Boatswain (Bosun)Tyr +
NorwegianOlsen, Hjalmar Johannes, Merchant Navy34Third OfficerTyr, Havsten
DanishPedersen, Lauritz, Merchant Navy56CarpenterTyr
NorwegianSvendsen, Arne William, Merchant Navy20Ordinary SeamanTyr
NorwegianSørensen, Arne Kristoffer, Merchant Navy29Able SeamanTyr, Norvik
NorwegianWinther, Olaus Anfelt, Merchant Navy40CookTyr +

31 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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