Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Swedish motor merchant

Photo courtesy of Sjöhistoriska Museet, Stockholm

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

Aboard Blankaholm when hit on 18 Aug 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
SwedishBjörkholm, Oskar Waldemar, Merchant Navy36MechanicBlankaholm +
SwedishEngman, Artur, Merchant NavyMess Room StewardBlankaholm
EstonianKirast, Herman, Merchant NavySecond CookBlankaholm +
SwedishLundberg, John Eric, Merchant NavyMasterBlankaholm
SwedishMånsson, Karl Harry, Merchant NavySecond OfficerRydboholm, Blankaholm
SwedishPersson, Rune E.V., Merchant Navy27Second Engineer OfficerBlankaholm +
SwedishSkillerstedt, Arne Hjalmar, Merchant Navy27Able SeamanBlankaholm +
DanishSpendrup, Axel William, Merchant NavyChief OfficerBlankaholm

8 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.