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 (3679), B (6691), C (5430), D (3646), E (1696), F (2572), G (3464), H (5997), I (498), J (2747), K (2845), L (3765), M (7537), N (1778), O (1373), P (3725), Q (154), R (3673), S (7115), T (2974), U (255), V (966), W (4374), X (8), Y (406), Z (234), Å (32), Æ (1), Ö (4), Š (3), Ž (1), Ø (69), Þ (7)

77,719 people found

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Merchant personnel77,719 people
Roster entries78,760 (for 77,718 people)
ServicePersons
Merchant Navy39,957
RN12,837
Merchant Marine7,363
USNR3,218
Civilian2,538
USN1,865
British Army1,187
US Army981
RCNVR779
RM667
RNVR633
RNPS491
RNR461
NAP394
Free French Navy381
FAA360
RFR308
Fishing fleet304
RAF217
RAFVR217
USCGR208
Polish Navy184
Royal Dutch Navy152
USCG152
RCN147
Royal Norwegian Navy139
Canadian Army127
Kriegsmarine116
French Navy100
RAN98
RCNR93
South African Army91
Vichy French Navy81
Soviet Navy80
Royal Dutch Army78
RANR73
RCAF58
NAAFI51
Polish Army33
SANF25
Regia Marina25
USMCR22
WRNS22
Royal Norwegian Army22
Libyan Arab Force19
RNZAF18
Nigeria Naval Defence Force17
RANVR17
RNZNVR9
RNZN9
Belgian Navy8
USMC8
RAAF8
Italian Army7
Royal Norwegian Air Force7
Royal Iraq Army5
Red Cross4
Royal Dutch Air Force3
RNZNR2
New Zealand Army2
Soviet Army2
RIN1
USPHS1
Brazilian Army1
French Army1
Brazilian Navy1
Indian Army1
77,486
NationalityPersons
British38,299
American12,840
Norwegian6,961
Indian3,728
Dutch2,968
Canadian2,552
Chinese1,463
Italian1,228
Danish991
French898
Swedish733
Belgian651
Greek542
Irish511
Australian352
South African305
Polish282
Icelandic191
Cuban151
Portuguese147
German131
Estonian125
Maltese119
New Zealand117
Yugoslavian116
Soviet113
Brazilian101
Latvian88
Finnish85
Philippine80
Spanish79
Puerto Rican73
Egyptian63
Malay62
Faroese54
Mexican54
Honduran45
Palestinian25
Russian20
Libyan19
Uruguayan18
Chilean16
Venezuelan14
Argentinian12
Iraqi10
Ecuadorian10
Austrian9
Colombian8
Swiss8
Hungarian8
Czechoslovakian7
Romanian6
Lithuanian5
Dominican4
Cyprian4
Japanese3
Haitian3
Panamanian3
Nicaraguan1
Costa Rican1
Iranian1
Maldivian1
Salvadoran1
Tunisian1
Luxembourgian1
Peruvian1
77,518