Ships hit by U-boats during WWII

Crew lists from Ships hit by U-boats

This is a database on the people who perished or survived attacks by German U-boats during WWII. This work is still very much in development but we have about one-third of the people who died already listed.


Allies Merchant Marine people by last name

A (3817), B (7145), C (5755), D (3879), E (1795), F (2729), G (3665), H (6353), I (526), J (2882), K (3091), L (4005), M (7968), N (1880), O (1486), P (4009), Q (157), R (3887), S (7607), T (3150), U (267), V (1052), W (4693), X (8), Y (432), Z (269), Å (32), Æ (2), Ö (5), Š (3), Ž (1), Ø (69), Þ (7)

82,626 people found

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Merchant personnel82,626 people
Roster entries83,824 (for 82,628 people)
ServicePersons
Merchant Navy41,348
RN13,255
Merchant Marine7,474
USNR4,543
Civilian2,596
USN2,505
US Army1,396
British Army1,210
RCNVR780
RM737
RNVR640
RNPS491
RNR474
NAP395
Free French Navy383
Royal Dutch Navy373
FAA361
Fishing Fleet315
RFR310
USCG251
RAF220
USCGR219
RAFVR217
Polish Navy185
RCN161
Royal Norwegian Navy140
Canadian Army128
Kriegsmarine116
French Navy100
RAN99
RCNR93
South African Army91
Soviet Navy89
Vichy French Navy81
Royal Dutch Army78
RANR73
RCAF58
NAAFI51
USMM37
Polish Army33
SANF25
Regia Marina25
Royal Norwegian Army22
WRNS22
USMCR22
USMC20
Libyan Arab Force19
RNZAF18
Nigeria Naval Defence Force17
RANVR17
Red Cross11
RNZN9
RNZNVR9
Belgian Navy8
RAAF8
Italian Army7
Royal Norwegian Air Force7
Royal Iraq Army5
Indian Army4
Royal Dutch Air Force3
Free French Forces2
New Zealand Army2
Soviet Army2
RNZNR2
Brazilian Army1
RIN1
Brazilian Navy1
French Army1
USPHS1
82,397
NationalityPersons
British39,104
American15,542
Norwegian6,988
Indian3,796
Dutch3,673
Canadian2,582
Chinese1,595
Italian1,231
Danish1,018
French905
Swedish747
Belgian654
Irish564
Greek561
Australian366
South African310
Polish287
Icelandic191
Soviet188
Portuguese158
Cuban153
Estonian149
Maltese138
German132
New Zealand122
Finnish119
Yugoslavian116
Latvian108
Brazilian103
Malay87
Philippine87
Puerto Rican85
Spanish81
Egyptian66
Faroese54
Mexican54
Honduran46
Nigerian25
Palestinian25
Russian22
Uruguayan19
Libyan19
Chilean18
Venezuelan14
Argentinian12
Iraqi10
Austrian10
Ecuadorian10
Hungarian9
Colombian8
Swiss8
Czechoslovakian8
Romanian6
Lithuanian5
Japanese4
Dominican4
Cyprian4
Panamanian4
Haitian3
Peruvian2
Nicaraguan1
Costa Rican1
Iranian1
Maldivian1
Salvadoran1
Tunisian1
Luxembourgian1
82,416