Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Norwegian motor tanker

Photo courtesy of State Library of New South Wales

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

Aboard Hamlet when hit on 27 May 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
NorwegianAmbjørnsen, Nils A., Merchant NavyMasterHamlet
NorwegianAmundsen, Harald K., Merchant NavyPumpmanHamlet
NorwegianAndersen, Aake, Merchant NavyChief OfficerHamlet
SwedishAnderson, Olaf, Merchant NavyStewardHamlet
AmericanBurianck, Charles, USNSignalmanHamlet
BritishButghart, Edward C., Merchant NavyGalley BoyHamlet
BritishClarke, John Henry, RNOrdinary Seaman (DEMS gunner)Hamlet
AmericanClay, William, USNRadio OperatorHamlet
CanadianCollier, Allan J., Merchant NavyAble SeamanHamlet
BritishDenyer, Arthur Thomas, RNOrdinary Seaman (DEMS gunner)Hamlet
CanadianEgner, Frederick, Merchant NavyAble SeamanHamlet
NorwegianEriksen, Søren, Merchant NavyMechanicHamlet
DutchFase, Adriaan, Merchant Navy28Able SeamanHamlet
NorwegianFinvik, Olaf, Merchant NavyAble SeamanHamlet
BritishFleming, Kenneth, Merchant NavyRadio OperatorHamlet
NorwegianHalvardsen, K.F., Merchant NavyMechanicHamlet
NorwegianHaug, Alf Gunnar, Merchant NavyAble SeamanHamlet
NorwegianJohansen, Håkon Heidenrich, Merchant Navy33CookHamlet, Lysefjord
NorwegianJohansen, Olaf J., Merchant NavyThird OfficerHamlet
NorwegianJørgensen, Odd Leegård, Merchant Navy26MechanicHamlet
NorwegianLarsen, Frithjof Lingelem, Merchant Navy26MechanicRanella, Sydhav, Hamlet
NorwegianLarsen, Kristian, Merchant NavyThird Engineer OfficerHamlet
NorwegianLarsen, Olaf, Merchant NavyBoatswain (Bosun)Hamlet
NorwegianLilleheim, Jacob, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanHamlet
NorwegianLudvigsen, Aage L.G., Merchant NavySecond OfficerHamlet
NorwegianNilsen, Gunnar N., Merchant NavyCarpenterHamlet
NorwegianOftedal, Harald, Merchant NavyMechanicHamlet
NorwegianOlsen, Frithjof, Merchant NavyAble SeamanHamlet
NorwegianPettersen, Gunnar J., Merchant NavyChief Engineer OfficerHamlet
NorwegianReinemo, Thorleif, Merchant NavyAssistant EngineerHamlet
NorwegianRøsland, Jens, Merchant NavySecond Engineer OfficerHamlet
NorwegianSolbakken, Thorbjørn, Merchant NavyAble SeamanHamlet
NorwegianSvendsen, Walter Eugen, Merchant NavyMechanicHamlet
NorwegianSørensen, Olav M., Merchant NavyAble SeamanHamlet
BritishWalker, Robert, Merchant NavyMess Room BoyHamlet
BritishWebster, Peter, Merchant NavyMess Room BoyHamlet

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?
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.