Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

Nils Gorthon

Swedish steam 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 steam merchant Nils Gorthon.

Aboard Nils Gorthon when hit on 13 Aug 1940

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

NameAgeRankServed on
SwedishBruce, Johan Mauritz Leonard, Merchant Navy56Chief OfficerNils Gorthon +
SwedishJohansson, Sture Arvid, Merchant Navy47Second OfficerNils Gorthon +
SwedishJönsson, Gösta Torvald, Merchant Navy23CookNils Gorthon, Daphne +
SwedishKarlsson, K.H., Merchant NavyGreaserNils Gorthon +
SwedishKarlsson, Karl Enock, Merchant Navy28Able SeamanNils Gorthon +
SwedishKastman, Erik Albin Kristian, Merchant Navy48MasterNils Gorthon, Daphne +
SwedishOhlsson, Per Emil, Merchant Navy43Second Engineer OfficerNils Gorthon +
SwedishSvensson, Axel, Merchant Navy39Second Engineer OfficerNils Gorthon, Daphne +
SwedishThorén, Anders, Merchant Navy60Chief Engineer OfficerNils Gorthon, Daphne +
SwedishWadström, R., Merchant NavyChief StewardNils Gorthon

10 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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