Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Norwegian motor merchant

Photo from City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 447-2030

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

Aboard Brand when hit on 12 May 1943

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

NameAgeRankServed on
NorwegianAndersen, Søren, Merchant NavySecond OfficerBrand
NorwegianAndersen, Willy, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBrand
NorwegianArnesen, Arthur Magnar, Merchant Navy21MechanicEidanger, Brand
BritishBalwin, Edward, GunnerBrand
BritishBatten, Alfred Herbert, GunnerBrand
BritishBeaghen, Geoffrey, Merchant NavyThird Radio OperatorBrand
NorwegianBlomquist, Reinholdt, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBrand
NorwegianBorgen, Leif, Merchant NavyMechanicBrand
BritishConway, David, Merchant NavyMess Room BoyBrand
NorwegianEhnebom, Tommy, Merchant NavyCookBrand
CanadianFogarty, Ernst, Merchant NavyMess Room BoyBrand
NorwegianFrøderberg, Henry, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBrand
BritishGaskell, H., GunnerBrand
NorwegianGuldbrandsen, E., Merchant NavyMechanicBrand
NorwegianGundersen, Henry, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBrand
NorwegianHansen, Erling, Merchant NavyThird Engineer OfficerBrand
NorwegianHelgesen, Reidar, Merchant NavyMasterBrand
NorwegianHenriksen, Henry, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBrand
BritishHomer, Arthur Edward, RN32Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Brand +
BritishIrwing, Walter, Merchant NavySecond Radio OperatorBrand
NorwegianJonassen, Trygve, Merchant Navy21Able SeamanPatrick J. Hurley, Brand
NorwegianLarsen, Lars, Merchant NavyThird OfficerBrand
BritishLea, Ronald, GunnerBrand
NorwegianMyhre, Sigurd, Merchant NavyMechanicBrand
NorwegianNanseth, Hans Chr., Merchant NavyChief Engineer OfficerBrand
BritishNewsome, Henry, Merchant NavyMess Room BoyBrand
NorwegianNorenes, Lars G., Merchant NavyMechanicBrand
NorwegianNygaard, Johannes Johansen, Merchant NavyAssistant EngineerBrand
NorwegianOlsen, Andreas Evald, Merchant Navy40StewardBrand +
NorwegianOlsen, Ole T., Merchant NavyCarpenterBrand
NorwegianOlsen, Torbjørn Ness, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBrand
NorwegianRasmussen, Oddleiv, Merchant NavyRadio OperatorBrand
NorwegianRøed-Olsen, Thorbjørn, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBrand
NorwegianSolheim, Alf, Merchant NavyMechanicBrand
NorwegianSulland, Rolf, Merchant NavyElectricianBrand
NorwegianSørensen, Laurits, Merchant Navy53Chief OfficerBrand +
NorwegianSørlie, Hans, Merchant NavyBoatswain (Bosun)Brand
BritishTaylor, Stanley, Merchant NavyMess Room BoyBrand
NorwegianThingstad, Karl, Merchant NavySecond Engineer OfficerBrand
BritishTodd, John, GunnerBrand
BritishWalsh, Eric, Merchant NavyMess Room BoyBrand
NorwegianWelle, Harald, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanBrand

42 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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