Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Norwegian steam tanker

Photo courtesy of State Library of New South Wales

This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the Norwegian steam tanker Ranella.

Aboard Ranella when hit on 12 Jun 1941

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

NameAgeRankServed on
NorwegianBjørløw, Karl Gunvard, Merchant Navy27StewardRanella
NorwegianBrekke, Hjalmar, Merchant Navy32Second OfficerRanella
NorwegianChristoffersen, Normann August, Merchant Navy17Able SeamanCaledonia, Ranella
NorwegianFokke, Arne, Merchant NavyDonkeymanRanella
NorwegianGabrielsen, Normann, Merchant Navy21Radio OperatorRanella
NorwegianGulbrandsen, Magnus, Merchant NavyAble SeamanRanella
NorwegianGuttormsen, Olai, Merchant Navy39Able SeamanCrux, Ranella
NorwegianHansen, Harry, Merchant Navy33FiremanRanella, Bronxville
NorwegianHirsch, Robert Jacob Darre, Merchant Navy18Able SeamanRanella
NorwegianJonassen, John Aksel, Merchant Navy22Able SeamanRanella, Varangberg
NorwegianKaser, Olav, Merchant NavyFiremanRanella
NorwegianLarsen, Frithjof Lingelem, Merchant Navy25FiremanRanella, Sydhav, Hamlet
NorwegianLarsen, Nils Bernhard, Merchant Navy37Second Engineer OfficerRanella
SwedishLeije, Kars, Merchant NavyOilerRanella
NorwegianLilleheil, Edvard, Merchant Navy19OilerRanella, Norland, Hallanger
NorwegianMørland, Conrad Marthinius, Merchant Navy48MasterRanella
NorwegianNordahl, Alf Petter, Merchant Navy32OilerRanella
NorwegianOlsen, Edvin Anker, Merchant Navy34Chief OfficerRanella
NorwegianOlsen, Harald, Merchant NavyPumpmanRanella
DanishPedersen, Carl, Merchant NavyBoatswain (Bosun)Ranella
DanishPommer, Ivar, Merchant NavyCarpenterRanella
NorwegianRise, Karl Eilert, Merchant Navy36Third Engineer OfficerRanella
NorwegianRobberstad, Jesper J., Merchant Navy19Able SeamanRanella, Solør
SwedishRyden, Ragnar, Merchant NavyAble SeamanRanella
BritishScott, Richard, Merchant NavyGalley BoyRanella
NorwegianSkau, Lars, Merchant Navy41Chief Engineer OfficerRanella
NorwegianThorkildsen, Torstein, Merchant NavyThird OfficerRanella
NorwegianThorsen, Frank, Merchant Navy25CookRanella, Ingerto +
NorwegianTobiassen, Torleif Arnold, Merchant Navy26Able SeamanRanella, Eidanger

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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