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 (3461), B (6213), C (5116), D (3402), E (1600), F (2428), G (3210), H (5614), I (458), J (2588), K (2558), L (3501), M (7077), N (1650), O (1254), P (3449), Q (144), R (3422), S (6581), T (2816), U (240), V (833), W (4086), X (7), Y (378), Z (185), Å (30), Æ (1), Ö (3), Š (3), Ž (1), Ø (69), Þ (7)

72,385 people found

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Merchant personnel72,385 people
Roster entries73,160 (for 72,385 people)
ServicePersons
Merchant Navy36,735
RN12,674
Merchant Marine6,903
USNR2,626
Civilian2,258
USN1,734
British Army1,087
US Army873
RCNVR741
RM663
RNVR623
RNPS491
RNR460
NAP392
Free French Navy376
FAA351
Fishing fleet313
RFR308
RAF216
RAFVR216
USCGR207
Polish Navy184
USCG150
Royal Dutch Navy149
RCN139
Royal Norwegian Navy138
Canadian Army125
Kriegsmarine116
French Navy100
RAN98
RCNR92
Vichy French Navy81
Soviet Navy78
RANR73
Royal Dutch Army61
RCAF58
NAAFI51
Polish Army33
Regia Marina25
SANF25
USMCR22
WRNS22
Royal Norwegian Army22
Libyan Arab Force19
RNZAF18
RANVR17
Nigeria Naval Defence Force16
RNZN9
RNZNVR9
Belgian Navy8
USMC8
Royal Norwegian Air Force7
Italian Army7
RAAF2
RNZNR2
Soviet Army2
Red Cross2
Brazilian Army1
French Army1
Brazilian Navy1
RIN1
USPHS1
72,220
NationalityPersons
British37,435
American11,669
Norwegian6,966
Indian3,487
Canadian2,506
Dutch1,389
Chinese1,271
Italian1,228
Danish971
French888
Belgian642
Swedish417
Irish390
Greek336
Australian323
Polish280
Icelandic191
South African181
German131
Portuguese131
Cuban126
Estonian112
New Zealand112
Soviet110
Maltese107
Brazilian96
Yugoslavian86
Latvian80
Spanish69
Finnish66
Faroese54
Philippine52
Mexican51
Egyptian44
Honduran37
Puerto Rican25
Palestinian22
Libyan19
Uruguayan18
Chilean13
Russian11
Argentinian10
Malay10
Austrian8
Colombian7
Lithuanian5
Czechoslovakian5
Dominican4
Romanian4
Venezuelan4
Hungarian4
Swiss4
Panamanian3
Cyprian3
Ecuadorian2
Tunisian1
Maldivian1
Costa Rican1
Haitian1
Iranian1
Luxembourgian1
Salvadoran1
Japanese1
72,223