Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British motor merchant

Photo Courtesy of Library of Contemporary History, Stuttgart

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

Aboard Peru when hit on 13 Nov 1941

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Andreasen, Karl, Merchant Navy64GreaserPeru
Bentsen, Otto Lavigne, Merchant Navy22Able SeamanPeru
Biggs, Edward, Merchant Navy17Deck BoyPeru
Blake, Eli John, Merchant Navy62Junior Engineer OfficerPeru
Camp, Cyril, Merchant Navy20Cabin BoyPeru
Christensen, Johannes, Merchant Navy37Able SeamanPeru
Christoffersen, Olaf H., Merchant Navy35Chief OfficerPeru
Clark, Josef, Merchant Navy20Galley BoyPeru
Dixon, George, Merchant Navy22Junior Engineer OfficerPeru
Dreyer, Karl, Merchant Navy34Third Engineer OfficerPeru
Frederiksen, Christiaan L., Merchant Navy47MasterPeru
Frosig, Henning O., Merchant Navy19StewardPeru
Hargreaves, Gordon, Merchant Navy27Junior Engineer OfficerPeru
Hellum, Haakon, Merchant Navy26CookPeru
Johnsen, Lendol, Merchant Navy19Ordinary SeamanPeru
Kennard, Edward, Merchant Navy29Junior Engineer OfficerPeru
Kristiansen, Hans W., Merchant Navy28Able SeamanPeru
Kronjhem, Ejnar, Merchant Navy39Second Engineer OfficerPeru
Law, Thomas Christopher, Merchant Navy19Cabin BoyPeru
Lofdahl, Carl J., Merchant Navy51GreaserPeru
O'Hagen, Andrew T., Merchant Navy20Cabin BoyPeru
Petersen, Christian, Merchant Navy19ApprenticePeru
Poulsen, Siegfried P.M., Merchant Navy54Chief StewardPeru
Povlsen, Paol, Merchant Navy21ApprenticePeru
Ravn, Svend, Merchant Navy25Fourth Engineer OfficerPeru
Romhield, Niels, Merchant Navy38ElectricianPeru
Sonne, Paul P., Merchant Navy45Chief Engineer OfficerPeru
Stoustrup, Villiam, Merchant Navy30Third OfficerPeru
Thompson, Jacob, Merchant Navy32Second OfficerPeru
Zarkovic, Ivan, Merchant Navy39GreaserPeru

30 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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