Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Norwegian motor tanker

Photo Courtesy of Library of Contemporary History, Stuttgart

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

Aboard Athene when hit on 10 Jun 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Bentsen, Anton, Merchant NavyMechanicAthene +
Birckan, C., RNGunnerAthene
Bothner, Asbjørn, Merchant NavyRadio OperatorAthene +
Bucheimer, Harry, Merchant NavyDeck BoyAthene +
Carlsen, John, Merchant NavyStewardAthene +
Eggen, A.G. Thallaug, Merchant Navy58Chief Engineer OfficerAthene +
Gabriel, A., Merchant NavyMess BoyAthene
Grødum, Toralf, Merchant NavyFireman and TrimmerAthene
Hansen, Anton, Merchant NavyBoatswain (Bosun)Athene
Hansen, Erik, Merchant NavyAble SeamanAthene
Hansen, Ragnvald, Merchant NavyThird OfficerAthene
Haug, Richard Christian, Merchant Navy42CookAthene +
Hidle, Jahn, Merchant NavyPumpmanAthene +
Ibrahim, A., Merchant NavyEngine BoyAthene
Johannessen, Arne, Merchant NavyThird Engineer OfficerAthene +
Johansen, Ragnar Jarl, Merchant Navy27Fourth Engineer OfficerAthene, Indra
Kurti, A., Merchant NavyEngine BoyAthene
Larsen, Lars, Merchant NavyChief OfficerAthene +
Liwchutz, L., Merchant NavyGreaserAthene +
Meehan, Robert Charles, RNAble Seaman (DEMS gunner)Athene +
Nilsen, Robert, Merchant NavyAble SeamanAthene +
Olsen, Rasmus, Merchant NavyAble SeamanAthene +
Pedersen, Gotfred, Merchant NavySecond Engineer OfficerAthene
Rødsjø, Ingvald, Merchant NavyAble SeamanAthene
Smith, Franc, RNGunnerAthene
Tharaldsen, Tharald, Merchant NavyMasterAthene
Turtell, John, Merchant NavyAble SeamanAthene
Wasserman, Henry, Merchant NavyDeck BoyAthene

28 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.