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 (3746), B (6902), C (5596), D (3771), E (1745), F (2642), G (3563), H (6168), I (508), J (2816), K (2982), L (3877), M (7736), N (1824), O (1434), P (3859), Q (156), R (3774), S (7368), T (3061), U (260), V (1007), W (4536), X (8), Y (427), Z (245), Å (32), Æ (1), Ö (4), Š (3), Ž (1), Ø (69), Þ (7)

80,128 people found

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Merchant personnel80,128 people
Roster entries81,206 (for 80,126 people)
ServicePersons
Merchant Navy40,602
RN12,845
Merchant Marine7,405
USNR4,273
Civilian2,589
USN2,455
British Army1,193
US Army981
RCNVR779
RM667
RNVR633
RNPS491
RNR465
NAP395
Free French Navy382
FAA360
RFR308
Fishing Fleet304
RAF217
RAFVR217
USCGR208
Polish Navy184
Royal Dutch Navy152
USCG152
RCN148
Royal Norwegian Navy140
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
USMC19
Libyan Arab Force19
RNZAF18
Nigeria Naval Defence Force17
RANVR17
Red Cross11
RNZNVR9
RNZN9
Belgian Navy8
RAAF8
Italian Army7
Royal Norwegian Air Force7
Royal Iraq Army5
Indian Army4
Royal Dutch Air Force3
RNZNR2
New Zealand Army2
Soviet Army2
RIN1
USPHS1
Brazilian Army1
French Army1
Brazilian Navy1
79,912
NationalityPersons
British38,469
American14,624
Norwegian6,980
Indian3,729
Dutch3,212
Canadian2,560
Chinese1,548
Italian1,228
Danish996
French899
Swedish735
Belgian653
Greek544
Irish521
Australian356
South African305
Polish285
Icelandic191
Cuban152
Portuguese151
Estonian146
German131
Maltese119
New Zealand118
Yugoslavian116
Soviet113
Latvian104
Brazilian101
Finnish89
Philippine82
Spanish79
Puerto Rican78
Malay66
Egyptian64
Faroese54
Mexican54
Honduran45
Palestinian25
Russian22
Libyan19
Uruguayan19
Chilean17
Venezuelan14
Argentinian12
Iraqi10
Ecuadorian10
Austrian9
Hungarian9
Colombian8
Swiss8
Czechoslovakian8
Romanian6
Lithuanian5
Dominican4
Cyprian4
Panamanian4
Japanese3
Haitian3
Peruvian2
Nicaraguan1
Costa Rican1
Iranian1
Maldivian1
Salvadoran1
Tunisian1
Luxembourgian1
79,925