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 (4065), B (7726), C (6233), D (4280), E (1904), F (3015), G (4043), H (6664), I (574), J (3006), K (3311), L (4309), M (8676), N (2039), O (1591), P (4432), Q (172), R (4186), S (8184), T (3337), U (278), V (1248), W (4938), X (11), Y (469), Z (305), Å (33), Ä (1), Ö (6), Š (3), Ž (1), Ø (70), Þ (7)

89,117 people found

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Merchant personnel89,117 people
Roster entries90,823 (for 89,116 people)
ServicePersons
Merchant Navy43,355
RN13,428
Merchant Marine8,839
USNR4,616
Civilian2,892
USN2,654
US Army1,557
British Army1,459
Regio Esercito1,303
RCNVR782
RM745
RNVR649
Free French Army559
RNPS514
RNR483
NAP397
Free French Navy384
Royal Dutch Navy375
FAA368
Fishing Fleet325
RFR310
USCG261
RAF225
USCGR219
RAFVR217
Polish Navy185
RCN182
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
Regia Marina25
SANF25
USMCR22
WRNS22
Royal Norwegian Army22
USMC20
Libyan Arab Force19
RANVR19
RNZAF18
Nigeria Naval Defence Force17
RAAF12
Red Cross11
RNZNVR9
RNZN9
Belgian Navy8
Royal Norwegian Air Force7
Royal Iraq Army5
Indian Army4
Royal Dutch Air Force3
New Zealand Army2
Free French Forces2
RNZNR2
Soviet Army2
USPHS1
French Army1
RNZVR1
Brazilian Army1
Brazilian Navy1
RIN1
88,811
NationalityPersons
British40,652
American17,094
Norwegian6,992
Indian3,860
Dutch3,753
Canadian2,606
Italian2,546
Chinese1,658
French1,501
Danish1,079
Belgian1,039
Swedish805
Greek654
Irish628
Australian429
South African329
Polish294
Soviet207
Icelandic193
Brazilian189
Portuguese186
Estonian161
Cuban160
Maltese160
Puerto Rican157
Yugoslavian156
Finnish149
German134
Philippine132
New Zealand131
Spanish124
Latvian117
Malay87
Egyptian72
Faroese56
Mexican54
Honduran53
Chilean50
Nigerian39
Venezuelan34
Russian28
Palestinian26
Uruguayan22
Libyan19
Argentinian16
Ecuadorian14
Austrian10
Iraqi10
Czechoslovakian10
Swiss10
Hungarian9
Colombian9
Romanian6
Lithuanian6
Japanese4
Cyprian4
Panamanian4
Dominican4
Haitian3
Peruvian3
Turkish2
Iranian2
Luxembourgian2
Costa Rican2
Nicaraguan2
Maldivian1
Korean1
Salvadoran1
Lebanese1
Tunisian1
Liberian1
88,953