Merchant Navy. Icelandic
|Died||27 Jan 1940||(31)|
Roster information listed for Robert Bender
|Ship||Type||Rank / role||Attacked on||Boat|
|Fredensborg||Steam merchant||Steward||27 Jan 1940 (+)||U-20|
Robert was the son of Carl Bender, merchant in Iceland, but lived in Copenhagen. He had been sailing on Icelandic ships for a while but joined the Danish ship in the fall of 1939 (Lúvíksson, 1970).