Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Norwegian steam merchant

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 Risanger.

Aboard Risanger when hit on 27 Dec 1940

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Ahlstrøm, Jan, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanRisanger
Andersen, Bernhard, Merchant NavyStokerRisanger
Bakke, Nils O.H., Merchant Navy35Second OfficerRisanger, Eidanger
Bastiansen, Arild, Merchant NavyAble SeamanRisanger
Cronin, Michael, Merchant NavyJunior Ordinary SeamanRisanger
Ellingsen, Georg Petter, Merchant Navy41FiremanRisanger, Primero
Falkanger, Ingvald, Merchant NavyChief Engineer OfficerRisanger
Fredrikson, Runar, Merchant NavyStokerRisanger
Gotfredsen, Gunnar, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanRisanger
Haugsnes, Waldemar, Merchant NavyThird Engineer OfficerRisanger
Heggen, Kåre, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanRisanger
Humble, William, Merchant NavyDeck BoyRisanger
Ingledew, Ronald, Merchant NavyMess Room BoyRisanger
Iredale, George, Merchant NavyGalley BoyRisanger
Jensen, Bernhoff, Merchant NavyBoatswain (Bosun)Risanger
Johannesen, Adolf, Merchant NavyDonkeymanRisanger
Knutsen, Henry, Merchant Navy33StewardRisanger, Innerøy +
Kristiansen, Agnar L., Merchant NavySecond Engineer OfficerRisanger
Leinhardt, Thorbjørn, Merchant NavyAble SeamanRisanger
Lie, Sverre, Merchant NavyChief OfficerRisanger
Lund, Mass, Merchant NavyCookRisanger
Nilsen, Leif, Merchant NavyTrimmerRisanger
Nyland, Einar A., Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanRisanger
Næss, David, Merchant NavyTrimmerRisanger
Olsen, Godske, Merchant Navy42Able SeamanRisanger, Eidanger
Olsen, Sverre Kure, Merchant NavyMasterRisanger
Rasmussen, Harry, Merchant NavyTrimmerRisanger
Sandøy, Knut, Merchant Navy26Third OfficerRisanger, Sydhav, Christian Michelsen +
Ugland, Yngvar, Merchant NavyCarpenterRisanger

29 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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