Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Norwegian motor merchant

Photo courtesy of Sverre Johansen

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

Aboard Vestvard when hit on 27 Sep 1940

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NameAgeRankServed on
Aase, H., Merchant NavyGalley BoyVestvard
Agerup, Karl, Merchant Navy28MechanicVestvard
Berger, Erik, Merchant Navy20Ordinary SeamanVestvard
Bergsaunet, Inge Alfred, Merchant Navy30CarpenterVestvard
Bjorvand, Leif, Merchant Navy42Chief OfficerVestvard
Blikeng, Hjalmar Kristian, Merchant Navy40Third Engineer OfficerVestvard, Grado
Bradley, S., Merchant NavyMess Room BoyVestvard
Bråstad, Dorothea, Merchant NavyPassengerVestvard
Bråstad, Osmund Nilsen, Merchant Navy66MasterVestvard
Børresen, Kåre, Merchant Navy21Ordinary SeamanVestvard
Edvardsen, Edvard Johan, Merchant Navy21CookVestvard
Eriksen, Walter Lorang, Merchant Navy19Engine BoyVestvard
Fagerlund, Arne Ludvig, Merchant Navy25Ordinary SeamanVestvard
Gulliksen, Karl, Merchant NavyJunior Ordinary SeamanVestvard
Jensen, Egil Bertram, Merchant Navy22Deck BoyVestvard
Johannessen, Lars, Merchant Navy32Third OfficerVestvard
Karlsen, Robert, Merchant Navy39Second OfficerVestvard, Leif +
Knutsen, Erling, Merchant Navy43Chief Engineer OfficerVestvard
Knutsen, Knut B. Holst, Merchant Navy30StewardVestvard
Lambine, Henrik Øwre, Merchant Navy20MechanicVestvard
Llevelyian, S., Merchant NavyEngine BoyVestvard
Mjønes, Gunnar Arne, Merchant Navy30Able SeamanVestvard +
Monsås, Martin Angel Gunerussen, Merchant Navy47Boatswain (Bosun)Vestvard
Nilsen, Anders, Merchant Navy31Able SeamanVestvard
Nilsen, Asbjørn, Merchant Navy21Able SeamanVestvard
Nygård, Egil Johannes, Merchant Navy17Engine BoyVestvard
Olsen, Harald Angell, Merchant Navy18OilerVestvard
Rådlund, Erik Arnold, Merchant Navy32MechanicVestvard
Schrøder, Alf, Merchant Navy27Second Engineer OfficerVestvard
Simonsen, Åsmund Mandius, Merchant Navy24ElectricianVestvard

30 persons found.

Served on indicates the ships we have listed for the person, some were stationed on multiple ships hit by U-boats.

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