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 Bill.

Aboard Bill when hit on 29 Jul 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
NorwegianAhlgren, Birger H., Merchant NavyStokerBill
NorwegianAndreassen, Kjell H., Merchant NavyStewardBill
NorwegianBreines, Nils Bernt, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBill
BrazilianCardoso, José B., Merchant NavyMess BoyBill
BrazilianCosta, Waldemar A., Merchant NavyOilerBill
NorwegianEvensen, Christian Hartvig, Merchant Marine58MasterBill
NorwegianFanebust, Johannes, Merchant NavyStokerBill, Kosmos II
NorwegianFjeldkårstad, Odd, Merchant Navy22Boatswain (Bosun)Kollskegg, Bill
NorwegianHenriksen, Olav, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanBill
NorwegianJensen, Alf Berg, Merchant NavySecond OfficerBill
NorwegianJohannesen, Walter, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBill
NorwegianJærnes, Jørgen, Merchant NavyThird OfficerBill
DutchKruyt, Jacobus, Merchant Navy50StokerBill
EstonianLaidlo, Ants, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBill
NorwegianLarsen, Jakob A., Merchant NavyDonkeymanBill
NorwegianLarsen, Olaf, Merchant NavyChief Engineer OfficerBill
NorwegianPedersen, Paul, Merchant NavySecond Engineer OfficerBill
BrazilianQuieroz, Aurelino Alves de, Merchant NavyHelperBill +
CanadianRussel, Joseph, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanBill
NorwegianSkjeldbred, Ragnvald, Merchant NavyThird Engineer OfficerBill
NorwegianSperre, Johan J., Merchant NavyChief OfficerBill
NorwegianSvendsen, John O., Merchant NavyAble SeamanBill
NorwegianSævik, Harry T., Merchant NavyCookBill
NorwegianTorkildsen, Arnfinn, Merchant NavyGunnerBill

24 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.