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 (3590), B (6445), C (5279), D (3526), E (1648), F (2522), G (3344), H (5824), I (476), J (2686), K (2702), L (3647), M (7329), N (1715), O (1319), P (3626), Q (148), R (3559), S (6863), T (2905), U (248), V (887), W (4247), X (8), Y (391), Z (199), Å (32), Æ (1), Ö (4), Š (3), Ž (1), Ø (69), Þ (7)

75,250 people found

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Merchant personnel75,250 people
Roster entries76,076 (for 75,249 people)
ServicePersons
Merchant Navy38,028
RN12,750
Merchant Marine7,267
USNR3,176
Civilian2,447
USN1,819
British Army1,134
US Army970
RCNVR742
RM664
RNVR625
RNPS491
RNR460
NAP394
Free French Navy376
FAA358
RFR308
Fishing fleet303
RAFVR217
RAF216
USCGR208
Polish Navy184
USCG152
Royal Dutch Navy149
RCN142
Royal Norwegian Navy138
Canadian Army127
Kriegsmarine116
French Navy100
RAN98
RCNR92
South African Army91
Vichy French Navy81
Soviet Navy80
RANR73
Royal Dutch Army63
RCAF58
NAAFI51
Polish Army33
Merchant Marine25
SANF25
Regia Marina25
USMCR22
WRNS22
Royal Norwegian Army22
Libyan Arab Force19
RNZAF18
RANVR17
Nigeria Naval Defence Force16
RNZN9
RNZNVR9
RAAF8
USMC8
Belgian Navy8
Italian Army7
Royal Norwegian Air Force7
Royal Iraq Army5
New Zealand Army2
RNZNR2
Red Cross2
Soviet Army2
Indian Army1
USPHS1
RIN1
Brazilian Army1
French Army1
Brazilian Navy1
75,067
NationalityPersons
British37,846
American12,703
Norwegian6,973
Indian3,586
Canadian2,512
Dutch1,719
Chinese1,312
Italian1,228
Danish990
French889
Swedish729
Belgian644
Greek501
Irish464
Australian338
South African294
Polish281
Icelandic191
Cuban151
Portuguese145
German131
Estonian124
New Zealand113
Maltese113
Soviet113
Yugoslavian103
Brazilian101
Latvian86
Finnish80
Spanish72
Philippine69
Faroese54
Egyptian52
Mexican51
Puerto Rican43
Honduran37
Palestinian22
Libyan19
Uruguayan18
Russian17
Chilean14
Malay11
Argentinian11
Iraqi10
Colombian8
Austrian8
Hungarian7
Swiss6
Venezuelan6
Czechoslovakian6
Ecuadorian5
Lithuanian5
Romanian5
Dominican4
Cyprian4
Panamanian3
Haitian2
Merchant Navy2
Japanese1
Salvadoran1
Costa Rican1
Iranian1
Maldivian1
Tunisian1
Luxembourgian1
75,038