Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Norwegian steam merchant

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 steam merchant Torvanger.

Aboard Torvanger when hit on 23 Jun 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Andersen, Jacques, Merchant NavyThird Engineer Officer Torvanger
Andersen, Peder, Merchant Navy25Able Seaman/Gunner Norness, Torvanger
Bakken, Ulrik, Merchant NavyAble Seaman Torvanger
Berg, Arne J., Merchant NavyAble Seaman Torvanger
Berglund, Erling Edvard, Merchant Navy35Fireman and Trimmer Gunny, Torvanger +
Borre, Arent, Merchant NavyAble Seaman Torvanger
Bowster, Norman, Merchant NavySaloon Boy Torvanger
Bunes, Johannes, Merchant NavySecond Officer Torvanger
Danielsen, Leif, Merchant Navy50Master Torvanger
Granlund, Karsten, Merchant Navy26Cook Torvanger
Hagness, Kåre, Merchant NavyChief Officer Torvanger
Hanish, Alfred, Merchant NavyAble Seaman Torvanger
Haraldstad, Norman, Merchant Navy28Fireman and Trimmer Torvanger
Jackson, Sidney, Merchant NavyGreaser Torvanger +
Johansen, Sverre, Merchant NavySteward/Assistant Torvanger
Karlsen, Karsten, Merchant NavyAble Seaman Torvanger
Karlsen, Oskar Adolf, Merchant Navy47Carpenter Torvanger
Karlsen, Villy, Merchant NavyOrdinary Seaman Torvanger
Knudsen, Harald Andreas, Merchant Navy46Assistant Engineer Torvanger +
Kristiansen, Gustav, Merchant Navy31Donkeyman Torvanger
Le Coze, Maurice Joseph, Merchant Navy34Mess Boy Torvanger
Lindstrand, Ernst, Merchant Navy54Chief Engineer Officer Torvanger
Lingås, Oscar, Merchant NavyThird Officer Torvanger
Lund, Ingvald, Merchant NavyDonkeyman Torvanger
Mainwaring, Donald John, Merchant Navy16Galley Boy Torvanger
McNeil, John Alex, Merchant Navy27Galley Boy Torvanger
Nenningsland, Johannes, Merchant Navy21Able Seaman Torvanger, Trolla
Nerland, Asbjørn, Merchant NavyAble Seaman Torvanger
Oddland, Ingolf, Merchant Navy20Ordinary Seaman Torvanger
Olsen, Einar, Merchant Navy33Fireman and Trimmer Torvanger
Rasmussen, Vernon, Merchant Navy24Oiler Torvanger +
Reed, David George, Merchant Navy19Ordinary Seaman Torvanger
Samuelsen, Sigurd, Merchant NavyAble Seaman (Gunner) Torvanger
Stuhr, Gerhard Rath, Merchant Navy52Second Engineer Officer Torvanger
Søbstad, Rudolf, Merchant NavyOrdinary Seaman Torvanger
Vang, Erling Andersen, Merchant Navy32Second Officer Torvanger
Åkesen, Åke Meyer, Merchant Navy29Boatswain (Bosun) Torvanger

37 persons found.

Served on indicates the ships we have listed for the person, some were stationed on multiple ships hit by U-boats.

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