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 (3908), B (7357), C (5958), D (4005), E (1840), F (2852), G (3849), H (6438), I (549), J (2919), K (3146), L (4135), M (8242), N (1953), O (1528), P (4243), Q (165), R (4029), S (7828), T (3207), U (273), V (1124), W (4758), X (8), Y (440), Z (283), Å (33), Æ (2), Ö (5), Š (3), Ž (1), Ø (68), Þ (7)

85,156 people found

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Merchant personnel85,156 people
Roster entries86,569 (for 85,158 people)
ServicePersons
Merchant Navy41,700
RN13,313
Merchant Marine7,830
USNR4,570
Civilian2,792
USN2,556
US Army1,540
Regio Esercito1,303
British Army1,221
RCNVR780
RM738
RNVR642
RNPS514
RNR478
NAP396
Free French Navy384
Royal Dutch Navy373
FAA364
Fishing Fleet316
RFR310
USCG258
RAF222
USCGR219
RAFVR217
Polish Navy185
RCN170
Royal Norwegian Navy141
Canadian Army128
Kriegsmarine116
French Navy100
RAN99
South African Army95
RCNR93
Soviet Navy89
Vichy French Navy81
Royal Dutch Army78
RANR73
RCAF60
NAAFI51
Polish Army33
Regia Marina25
SANF25
Royal Norwegian Army22
USMCR22
WRNS22
USMC20
Libyan Arab Force19
RNZAF18
Nigeria Naval Defence Force17
RANVR17
RAAF12
Red Cross11
RNZN9
RNZNVR9
Belgian Navy8
Royal Norwegian Air Force7
Royal Iraq Army5
Indian Army4
Royal Dutch Air Force3
Free French Forces2
Soviet Army2
RNZNR2
New Zealand Army2
Brazilian Army1
RIN1
USPHS1
Brazilian Navy1
French Army1
84,916
NationalityPersons
British39,367
American16,205
Norwegian6,978
Indian3,801
Dutch3,680
Canadian2,612
Italian2,528
Chinese1,599
Danish1,042
French928
Swedish769
Belgian693
Irish576
Greek570
Australian415
South African317
Polish289
Soviet208
Icelandic191
Portuguese159
Cuban155
Estonian149
Maltese138
German132
Finnish123
New Zealand123
Yugoslavian122
Brazilian109
Latvian109
Spanish107
Puerto Rican104
Philippine96
Malay87
Egyptian66
Faroese54
Mexican54
Honduran47
Venezuelan34
Nigerian29
Palestinian25
Russian23
Chilean20
Uruguayan19
Libyan19
Argentinian15
Iraqi10
Austrian10
Ecuadorian10
Hungarian9
Colombian8
Swiss8
Czechoslovakian8
Romanian6
Lithuanian5
Japanese4
Dominican4
Cyprian4
Panamanian4
Haitian3
Nicaraguan2
Peruvian2
Luxembourgian2
Costa Rican1
Iranian1
Maldivian1
Salvadoran1
Tunisian1
84,990