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 (3745), B (6905), C (5602), D (3775), E (1748), F (2647), G (3569), H (6171), I (508), J (2820), K (2982), L (3880), M (7749), N (1827), O (1436), P (3865), Q (156), R (3782), S (7371), T (3068), U (259), V (1006), W (4546), X (8), Y (427), Z (245), Å (32), Æ (1), Ö (4), Š (3), Ž (1), Ø (69), Þ (7)

80,214 people found

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Merchant personnel80,214 people
Roster entries81,340 (for 80,213 people)
ServicePersons
Merchant Navy40,663
RN12,855
Merchant Marine7,408
USNR4,282
Civilian2,589
USN2,450
British Army1,195
US Army983
RCNVR779
RM667
RNVR634
RNPS491
RNR465
NAP395
Free French Navy382
FAA361
RFR308
Fishing Fleet304
RAF219
RAFVR217
USCGR208
Polish Navy184
Royal Dutch Navy152
USCG152
RCN148
Royal Norwegian Navy140
Canadian Army127
Kriegsmarine116
French Navy100
RAN98
RCNR93
South African Army91
Vichy French Navy81
Soviet Navy80
Royal Dutch Army78
RANR73
RCAF58
NAAFI51
Polish Army33
SANF25
Regia Marina25
USMCR22
WRNS22
Royal Norwegian Army22
USMC19
Libyan Arab Force19
RNZAF18
Nigeria Naval Defence Force17
RANVR17
Red Cross11
RNZNVR9
RNZN9
Belgian Navy8
RAAF8
Italian Army7
Royal Norwegian Air Force7
Royal Iraq Army5
Indian Army4
Royal Dutch Air Force3
RNZNR2
New Zealand Army2
Soviet Army2
RIN1
USPHS1
Brazilian Army1
French Army1
Brazilian Navy1
79,998
NationalityPersons
British38,530
American14,628
Norwegian6,979
Indian3,734
Dutch3,202
Canadian2,560
Chinese1,549
Italian1,228
Danish996
French899
Swedish735
Belgian653
Greek544
Irish528
Australian357
South African305
Polish285
Icelandic191
Cuban152
Portuguese151
Estonian146
German131
Maltese121
New Zealand118
Yugoslavian116
Soviet113
Latvian104
Brazilian101
Finnish89
Philippine84
Spanish81
Puerto Rican78
Malay66
Egyptian64
Faroese54
Mexican54
Honduran45
Palestinian25
Russian22
Libyan19
Uruguayan19
Chilean17
Venezuelan14
Argentinian12
Iraqi10
Ecuadorian10
Austrian9
Hungarian9
Colombian8
Swiss8
Czechoslovakian8
Romanian6
Lithuanian5
Dominican4
Cyprian4
Panamanian4
Japanese3
Haitian3
Peruvian2
Nicaraguan1
Costa Rican1
Iranian1
Maldivian1
Salvadoran1
Tunisian1
Luxembourgian1
79,999