Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Panamanian steam merchant

Montana under her former name Paula. Photo courtesy of Danish Maritime Museum, Elsinore

This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the Panamanian steam merchant Montana.

Aboard Montana when hit on 11 Sep 1941

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NameAgeRankServed on
DanishAarre, Niels G., Merchant Marine16ApprenticeMontana +
NorwegianBerntsen, Simon, Merchant Marine51OilerMontana +
DanishBorg, Poul Christian, Merchant Marine26Third EngineerMontana +
NorwegianBætzmann, Johan Reinhold, Merchant Marine35Third MateMontana +
DanishGatzwiller, Louis Heinrich, Merchant Marine40MateMontana +
NorwegianHalvorsen, Ole, Merchant Marine36Second MateMontana +
DanishHansen, Bodolf Andreas Peter, Merchant Marine32FiremanMontana +
DanishHansen, Peter Martinus, Merchant Marine17Ordinary SeamanMontana +
DanishHansen, Thorkild, Merchant Marine19Able SeamanMontana +
DanishJacobsen, Julius Aage Karup, Merchant Marine36Chief MateMontana +
NorwegianJohansen, Sverre Ingar, Merchant Marine27OilerMontana +
DanishJørgensen, Ejnar, Merchant Marine53CookMontana +
DanishKnudsen, Martin Arnold Marinus, Merchant Marine40MasterMontana +
DanishKristensen, Harry Pilegaard, Merchant Marine29Second EngineerMontana +
DanishLarsen, Niels Viggo, Merchant Marine41FiremanMontana +
DanishMortensen, Rudolph, Merchant Marine41Chief EngineerMontana +
DanishNielsen, Anton Karl Kristian, Merchant Marine21Assistant CookMontana +
DanishNielsen, Axel Vilhelm, Merchant Marine28Able SeamanMontana +
DanishNielsen, Christian Vilhelm, Merchant Marine41StewardMontana +
DanishRyberg, Aksel Valther Henry, Merchant Marine38Assistant EngineerMontana +
DanishRørby, P., Merchant Marine19Junior Ordinary SeamanMontana +
NorwegianSivertsen, Magnus, Merchant Marine20TrimmerMontana +
DanishSkjerne, Ebbe Vagn, Merchant Marine24Able SeamanMontana +
NorwegianThorslund, Frits Helge, Merchant Marine27MechanicMontana +

24 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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