Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Norwegian steam merchant

The photo shows Dalvangen, a sistership of Lindvangen. 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 Lindvangen.

Aboard Lindvangen when hit on 23 Sep 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
SwedishAndersen, E., Merchant Navy26Able SeamanLindvangen +
NorwegianBerner, John Wilborn, Merchant Navy38StewardLindvangen +
NorwegianBirkeland, Finn, Merchant Navy30Third OfficerEli Knudsen, Lindvangen +
NorwegianBrun, Rudolf, Merchant NavyAble SeamanLindvangen
NorwegianBurud, Erik, Merchant Navy20FiremanLindvangen +
BritishCamona, Lennox, Merchant NavyGalley BoyLindvangen
NorwegianHammersland, Torvald, Merchant Navy22Able SeamanLindvangen
NorwegianHelle, Knut, Merchant Navy30Boatswain (Bosun)Lindvangen
NorwegianHelminsen, Stein, Merchant Navy26Able SeamanLindvangen
NorwegianHjelmeland, Ingolf, Merchant Navy46DonkeymanLindvangen +
NorwegianJakobsen, Leif Magnus, Merchant Navy29Chief OfficerLindvangen +
DutchJekklu, Osman, Merchant NavyMess Room BoyLindvangen +
NorwegianJensen, John Einar, Merchant Navy44MasterLindvangen
NorwegianJohansen, Frode Lorentz T., Merchant Navy32Second Engineer OfficerEidanger, Lindvangen +
NorwegianKvamme, Ola, Merchant NavyStokerLindvangen
NorwegianMesel, Einar, Merchant Navy18CookLindvangen +
NorwegianMüller, Eivind, Merchant Navy36Second OfficerLeif, Lindvangen +
NorwegianNilsen, Nils Kristian, Merchant NavyAble SeamanLindvangen +
NorwegianPedersen, Oskar Kristian, Merchant Navy41Chief Engineer OfficerLindvangen +
NorwegianSkavøy, Einar, Merchant Navy19FiremanLindvangen +
BritishSoucharen, , Merchant NavyEngine BoyLindvangen
NorwegianSvendsen, Harald, Merchant Navy30Third Engineer OfficerLindvangen +
NorwegianVist, Ragnar, Merchant Navy24Able SeamanLindvangen +

23 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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