Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Norwegian motor merchant

Vigrid under her former name Titania. Photo from City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 447-2769

This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the Norwegian motor merchant Vigrid.

Aboard Vigrid when hit on 24 Jun 1941

You can click on any of the names for possible additional information

NameAgeRankServed on
AmericanBlissett, Marion, CivilianPassenger (US Red Cross Nurse)Vigrid
NorwegianBoye, Magnus, Merchant Navy36Able SeamanVigrid
NorwegianBrun, Andreas, Merchant Navy32MechanicVigrid +
BritishCousins, Alfred Henry, British ArmyGunner (DEMS gunner)Vigrid
NorwegianDahl, Einar Otmar, Merchant Navy34CarpenterVigrid
AmericanEvans, Phyllis Lou, CivilianPassenger (US Red Cross Nurse)Vigrid +
NorwegianFlateby, Konrad Ragnvald, Merchant Navy28Able SeamanVigrid
BritishGlover, George William, British ArmyLance Bombardier (DEMS gunner)Vigrid +
NorwegianGunnarsen, Håvard, Merchant Navy32Chief Engineer OfficerVigrid
NorwegianGustavson, Ivar Gustav, Merchant Navy25Boatswain (Bosun)Vigrid +
DanishHass, Poul Reinholdt, Merchant NavySecond Engineer OfficerVigrid
BritishHill, William, Merchant Navy16Galley BoyVigrid +
NorwegianHolst, Harald, Merchant Navy35MasterVigrid
NorwegianIngvaldsen, August Waldemar, Merchant Navy55Third OfficerVigrid, Nidarland +
NorwegianJahnsen, Leif Henry, Merchant Navy21Second CookVigrid +
NorwegianJohannessen, Anton Olaus, Merchant Navy52StewardVigrid
NorwegianJohannessen, Fredmar Bjarne, Merchant Navy46MechanicVigrid +
NorwegianJohansen, Johan, Merchant Navy29Able SeamanVigrid +
AmericanJurewicz, Helen, CivilianPassenger (US Red Cross Nurse)Vigrid
NorwegianKanstad, Karl Magnus, Merchant Navy31Second OfficerVigrid +
NorwegianKarlsen, Dagfinn, Merchant Navy22Ordinary SeamanVigrid
NorwegianKarlsen, Ole Bjarne, Merchant Navy30MechanicVigrid +
AmericanKoehn, Dorthea Louise, CivilianPassenger (US Red Cross Nurse)Vigrid +
NorwegianKårstad, Ole, Merchant Navy18Ordinary SeamanVigrid +
BritishLynch, William, Merchant Navy36MechanicVigrid +
NorwegianMarcus, Gunnar Julius Andreas, Merchant Navy29CookVigrid +
NorwegianMoen, Ole Olav, Merchant Navy20Able SeamanVigrid +
AmericanMorse, Dorothy Catherine, CivilianPassenger (US Red Cross Nurse)Vigrid +
NorwegianMusum, Torbjørn, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanVigrid
NorwegianNilsen, Johan Arnt, Merchant Navy31Able Seaman/GunnerVigrid +
NorwegianOlsen, Arne Waldemar, Merchant Navy37MechanicVigrid +
AmericanPele, Victoria Mary, CivilianPassenger (US Red Cross Nurse)Vigrid
AmericanPesnicak, Lillian Mary, CivilianPassenger (US Red Cross Nurse)Vigrid
NorwegianPettersen, Hjalmar, Merchant Navy38Able SeamanVigrid +
BritishPlant, Norman, Merchant NavyMess Room BoyVigrid
AmericanPott, Nancy Margaret, CivilianPassenger (US Red Cross Nurse)Vigrid +
CzechoslovakianSchachner, Hermann, Merchant Navy18Ordinary SeamanVigrid +
BritishShipley, James, Merchant Navy17Engine Room BoyVigrid +
NorwegianSiegwarth, Fridtjov Karloff, Merchant Navy33Chief OfficerVigrid
AmericanSomerville, Margaret Irene, CivilianPassenger (US Red Cross Nurse)Vigrid
AmericanSt. Pierre, Rachel , CivilianPassenger (US Red Cross Nurse)Vigrid
NorwegianStokke, Birger, Merchant Navy38MechanicVigrid +
NorwegianTombre, Sverre, Merchant Navy24ElectricianTosca, Vigrid
NorwegianUnhammer, Ingvald, Merchant NavyThird Engineer OfficerVigrid +
NorwegianVik, Ernst, Merchant NavyJunior Ordinary SeamanVigrid +
NorwegianWilhelmsen, Kolbjørn, Merchant NavyFourth Engineer OfficerVigrid +
NorwegianØie, Peder Halvorsen, Merchant NavyAble SeamanVigrid

47 persons found.

Served on indicates the ships we have listed for the person, some were stationed on multiple ships hit by U-boats.

People missing from this listing? Or perhaps additional information?
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