Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Danish steam merchant

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 Danish steam merchant Tekla.

Aboard Tekla when hit on 21 Jan 1940

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

NameAgeRankServed on
DanishChristiansen, Emil Hartvig, Merchant Navy24Second Engineer OfficerTekla +
DanishForsberg, Erik Emil, Merchant Navy36FiremanTekla +
DanishJacobsen, Christian Nicolaj, Merchant Navy48Chief OfficerTekla +
DanishJensen, Aage, Merchant Navy44MasterTekla +
DanishJohansen, Joen Hilbert, Merchant Navy19Ordinary SeamanTekla +
DanishPoulsen, Poul Husland, Merchant Navy47Chief Engineer OfficerTekla +
DanishRasmussen, Carl, Merchant Navy29CookTekla +
DanishSvarth, Knud Henning, Merchant Navy21Able SeamanTekla +
DanishSørensen, Verner, Merchant Navy24StewardTekla +

9 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.