Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Swedish steam merchant

Foxen under her former name Askø. Photo courtesy of Danish Maritime Museum, Elsinore

This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the Swedish steam merchant Foxen.

Aboard Foxen when hit on 18 Jan 1940

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NameAgeRankServed on
SwedishAbrahamsson, Karl Amandus, Merchant Navy51Chief OfficerFoxen +
SwedishAndersson, Stig A., Merchant Navy18TrimmerFoxen +
SwedishBergström, Malte G., Merchant Navy27Ordinary SeamanFoxen +
SwedishGustafsson, Axel Edvin, Merchant Navy54Chief Engineer OfficerFoxen +
SwedishHolmgren, Gross Julius Urban, Merchant Navy51StewardFoxen +
SwedishJakobsson, Einar Gustaf Ferdinand, Merchant Navy25Able SeamanFoxen +
SwedishJakobsson, Gunde Oskar Valentin, Merchant Navy17Able SeamanFoxen +
SwedishKarlsson, Carl V., Merchant Navy30WaiterFoxen +
SwedishKarlsson, Helge Kristoffer, Merchant Navy31Third Engineer OfficerFoxen +
SwedishKarlsson, Nils Bertil, Merchant Navy24StokerFoxen +
SwedishKruse, E. Axel, Merchant Navy35Second Engineer OfficerFoxen +
SwedishLindell, Karl Johan, Merchant Navy19Junior Ordinary SeamanFoxen +
SwedishLing-Vannérus, Per Henrik Ingemund, Merchant Navy42MasterFoxen +
SwedishNiith, Frithiof Adolf Oskar, Merchant Navy23StokerFoxen +
NorwegianOlsen, Leif, Merchant Navy41Second OfficerFoxen +
SwedishTholin, Gustaf W., Merchant Navy33StokerFoxen +
SwedishTärnler, Arne L., Merchant Navy19CookFoxen +

17 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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