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 (3990), B (7500), C (6049), D (4159), E (1858), F (2914), G (3920), H (6504), I (562), J (2947), K (3210), L (4209), M (8428), N (2000), O (1551), P (4306), Q (169), R (4075), S (7985), T (3264), U (275), V (1197), W (4810), X (8), Y (458), Z (293), Å (33), Æ (2), Ö (5), Š (3), Ž (1), Ø (68), Þ (7)

86,760 people found

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Merchant personnel86,760 people
Roster entries88,178 (for 86,762 people)
ServicePersons
Merchant Navy42,330
RN13,335
Merchant Marine8,006
USNR4,574
Civilian2,818
USN2,558
US Army1,556
British Army1,343
Regio Esercito1,303
RCNVR781
RM739
RNVR644
Free French Army559
RNPS514
RNR479
NAP396
Free French Navy384
Royal Dutch Navy374
FAA366
Fishing Fleet316
RFR310
USCG260
RAF222
USCGR219
RAFVR217
Polish Navy185
RCN173
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
SANF25
Regia Marina25
USMCR22
WRNS22
Royal Norwegian Army22
USMC20
Libyan Arab Force19
RNZAF18
RANVR18
Nigeria Naval Defence Force17
RAAF12
Red Cross11
RNZN9
RNZNVR9
Belgian Navy8
Royal Norwegian Air Force7
Royal Iraq Army5
Indian Army4
Royal Dutch Air Force3
New Zealand Army2
Free French Forces2
RNZNR2
Soviet Army2
RNZVR1
Brazilian Army1
Brazilian Navy1
RIN1
French Army1
USPHS1
86,488
NationalityPersons
British39,700
American16,371
Norwegian7,008
Indian3,802
Dutch3,737
Canadian2,628
Italian2,528
Chinese1,623
French1,498
Danish1,048
Belgian1,026
Swedish774
Irish582
Greek572
Australian418
South African318
Polish290
Soviet208
Icelandic192
Portuguese166
Cuban155
Estonian154
Maltese139
German132
Finnish125
New Zealand125
Yugoslavian123
Brazilian116
Puerto Rican115
Latvian110
Spanish109
Philippine97
Malay87
Egyptian66
Faroese54
Mexican54
Honduran47
Venezuelan34
Nigerian29
Russian25
Palestinian25
Chilean20
Uruguayan20
Libyan19
Argentinian16
Austrian10
Ecuadorian10
Iraqi10
Czechoslovakian9
Hungarian9
Colombian8
Swiss8
Romanian6
Lithuanian5
Dominican4
Japanese4
Panamanian4
Cyprian4
Haitian3
Luxembourgian2
Nicaraguan2
Peruvian2
Salvadoran1
Costa Rican1
Tunisian1
Iranian1
Korean1
Turkish1
Hondurian1
Liberian1
Maldivian1
86,594