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 (3586), B (6441), C (5278), D (3522), E (1648), F (2519), G (3340), H (5821), I (475), J (2684), K (2702), L (3643), M (7323), N (1715), O (1319), P (3624), Q (148), R (3557), S (6860), T (2904), U (248), V (887), W (4246), X (8), Y (391), Z (199), Å (32), Æ (1), Ö (4), Š (3), Ž (1), Ø (69), Þ (7)

75,205 people found

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Merchant personnel75,205 people
Roster entries76,025 (for 75,205 people)
ServicePersons
Merchant Navy38,015
RN12,738
Merchant Marine7,265
USNR3,175
Civilian2,447
USN1,817
British Army1,132
US Army968
RCNVR742
RM663
RNVR624
RNPS491
RNR460
NAP393
Free French Navy376
FAA358
RFR308
Fishing fleet303
RAFVR217
RAF216
USCGR207
Polish Navy184
USCG152
Royal Dutch Navy149
RCN141
Royal Norwegian Navy138
Canadian Army127
Kriegsmarine116
French Navy100
RAN98
RCNR92
South African Army91
Vichy French Navy81
Soviet Navy80
RANR73
Royal Dutch Army63
RCAF58
NAAFI51
Polish Army33
Merchant Marine25
SANF25
Regia Marina25
USMCR22
WRNS22
Royal Norwegian Army22
Libyan Arab Force19
RNZAF18
RANVR17
Nigeria Naval Defence Force16
RNZN9
RNZNVR9
USMC8
Belgian Navy8
Italian Army7
Royal Norwegian Air Force7
Royal Iraq Army5
New Zealand Army2
RAAF2
RNZNR2
Red Cross2
Soviet Army2
Indian Army1
USPHS1
RIN1
Brazilian Army1
French Army1
Brazilian Navy1
75,022
NationalityPersons
British37,866
American12,693
Norwegian6,973
Indian3,582
Canadian2,511
Dutch1,717
Chinese1,312
Italian1,228
Danish991
French889
Swedish726
Belgian644
Greek501
Irish451
Australian330
South African291
Polish281
Icelandic191
Cuban151
Portuguese140
German131
Estonian119
New Zealand113
Soviet113
Maltese112
Yugoslavian103
Brazilian101
Latvian84
Finnish79
Spanish72
Philippine69
Faroese54
Mexican51
Egyptian48
Puerto Rican43
Honduran37
Palestinian22
Libyan19
Uruguayan18
Russian14
Chilean14
Argentinian11
Malay10
Iraqi10
Colombian8
Austrian8
Hungarian7
Swiss6
Venezuelan6
Czechoslovakian6
Ecuadorian5
Lithuanian5
Romanian5
Dominican4
Cyprian4
Panamanian3
Haitian2
Merchant Navy2
Japanese1
Salvadoran1
Costa Rican1
Iranian1
Maldivian1
Tunisian1
Luxembourgian1
74,993