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 (3770), B (7015), C (5658), D (3822), E (1770), F (2679), G (3609), H (6251), I (520), J (2849), K (3044), L (3938), M (7828), N (1850), O (1462), P (3917), Q (157), R (3829), S (7491), T (3106), U (265), V (1036), W (4615), X (8), Y (427), Z (254), Å (32), Æ (1), Ö (5), Š (3), Ž (1), Ø (69), Þ (7)

81,288 people found

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Merchant personnel81,288 people
Roster entries82,461 (for 81,290 people)
ServicePersons
Merchant Navy41,133
RN12,903
Merchant Marine7,434
USNR4,508
Civilian2,589
USN2,488
British Army1,209
US Army984
RCNVR780
RM668
RNVR636
RNPS491
RNR465
NAP395
Free French Navy383
Royal Dutch Navy373
FAA361
RFR308
Fishing Fleet304
RAF220
RAFVR217
USCGR208
Polish Navy185
RCN161
USCG153
Royal Norwegian Navy140
Canadian Army128
Kriegsmarine116
French Navy100
RAN98
RCNR93
South African Army91
Vichy French Navy81
Soviet Navy80
Royal Dutch Army78
RANR73
RCAF58
NAAFI51
Polish Army33
SANF25
Regia Marina25
Royal Norwegian Army22
USMCR22
WRNS22
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
USPHS1
Brazilian Navy1
French Army1
81,067
NationalityPersons
British38,664
American14,911
Norwegian6,988
Indian3,767
Dutch3,610
Canadian2,583
Chinese1,581
Italian1,231
Danish1,010
French902
Swedish745
Belgian653
Greek561
Irish549
Australian362
South African308
Polish286
Icelandic191
Portuguese155
Cuban152
Estonian149
Maltese133
German132
New Zealand122
Yugoslavian116
Soviet115
Latvian107
Brazilian103
Finnish103
Malay87
Philippine86
Puerto Rican82
Spanish81
Egyptian65
Faroese54
Mexican54
Honduran45
Palestinian25
Russian22
Libyan19
Uruguayan19
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
81,074