Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Norwegian steam merchant

Photo courtesy of Norsk Maritimt Museum

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

Aboard Varild when hit on 24 Jan 1940

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

NameAgeRankServed on
NorwegianAas, Harry Nikolai, Merchant Navy38Chief OfficerVarild +
NorwegianBerge, Sjur, Merchant Navy34OfficerVarild +
NorwegianEllingsen, Einar, Merchant Navy35StokerVarild +
NorwegianHansen, Erling Kristian, Merchant Navy25Junior Ordinary SeamanVarild +
NorwegianHansen, Hans, Merchant Navy36Able SeamanVarild +
NorwegianHansen, Oscar, Merchant Navy46StokerVarild +
NorwegianHumlebrekk, David, Merchant Navy43MasterVarild +
NorwegianMadsen, Alf, Merchant Navy20Able SeamanVarild +
NorwegianPedersen, Karel Ludvig, Merchant Navy57Engineer OfficerVarild +
NorwegianSand, Einar Andreas, Merchant Navy18Mess Room BoyVarild +
NorwegianStangeland, Morten S., Merchant Navy37Able SeamanVarild +
NorwegianStubeng, Nils Kristian, Merchant Navy60Chief Engineer OfficerVarild +
NorwegianTjerandsen, Kristian, Merchant Navy27StewardVarild +
NorwegianTveita, John Mandius, Merchant Navy36DonkeymanVarild +
NorwegianÃ…rvik, Jens Jensen, Merchant Navy16Able SeamanVarild +

15 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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