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 (3904), B (7341), C (5954), D (4004), E (1839), F (2854), G (3846), H (6429), I (549), J (2917), K (3144), L (4134), M (8242), N (1950), O (1528), P (4241), Q (165), R (4023), S (7818), T (3203), U (273), V (1123), W (4757), X (8), Y (439), Z (285), Å (33), Æ (2), Ö (5), Š (3), Ž (1), Ø (68), Þ (7)

85,089 people found

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Merchant personnel85,089 people
Roster entries86,402 (for 85,086 people)
ServicePersons
Merchant Navy41,665
RN13,300
Merchant Marine7,791
USNR4,564
Civilian2,792
USN2,560
US Army1,539
Regio Esercito1,303
British Army1,220
RCNVR780
RM737
RNVR642
RNPS514
RNR478
NAP396
Free French Navy384
Royal Dutch Navy373
FAA362
Fishing Fleet316
RFR310
USCG258
RAF222
USCGR219
RAFVR217
Polish Navy185
RCN163
Royal Norwegian Navy140
Canadian Army128
Kriegsmarine116
French Navy100
RAN99
South African Army95
RCNR93
Soviet Navy89
Vichy French Navy81
Royal Dutch Army78
RANR73
RCAF60
NAAFI51
USMM37
Polish Army33
Regia Marina25
SANF25
Royal Norwegian Army22
WRNS22
USMCR22
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
Brazilian Navy1
French Army1
USPHS1
84,851
NationalityPersons
British39,308
American16,203
Norwegian6,983
Indian3,801
Dutch3,679
Canadian2,604
Italian2,528
Chinese1,599
Danish1,040
French909
Swedish768
Belgian687
Irish571
Greek570
Australian415
South African317
Polish289
Soviet208
Icelandic191
Portuguese159
Cuban155
Estonian149
Maltese138
German132
Finnish123
Yugoslavian122
New Zealand122
Brazilian109
Latvian108
Spanish106
Puerto Rican102
Philippine96
Malay87
Egyptian66
Faroese54
Mexican54
Honduran47
Venezuelan34
Nigerian29
Palestinian25
Russian22
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
84,886