Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Swedish motor merchant

Photo from City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 447-2861

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

Aboard Yngaren when hit on 12 Jan 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
SwedishAhlqvist, Sven Berthild, Merchant Navy39Chief CookYngaren +
SwedishAndersson, Sture Eve L., Merchant Navy22Able SeamanYngaren +
DanishAndreasen, Erik V., Merchant NavyAble SeamanYngaren
New ZealandAngland, Michael Patrick, RNZAF24Passenger (Pilot Officer)Yngaren +
SpanishArias, Jesus Diaz, Merchant NavyDeck BoyYngaren +
BritishBarrera, Ramon Josef, Merchant Navy31Deck BoyYngaren +
New ZealandCampbell, Maurice Melton, RNZAF27Passenger (Pilot Officer)Yngaren +
SwedishCarlsson, Frans Oscar, Merchant Navy50Second Engineer OfficerYngaren +
SwedishCarlstedt, Yngve, Merchant NavyAble SeamanYngaren
SwedishCassel, Yngve Folke, Merchant Navy50MasterYngaren +
SwedishEng, Gustav Valdemar, Merchant Navy33Third OfficerYngaren +
DanishEriksen, Thomas Erling, Merchant Navy28MechanicYngaren +
CubanFernandes, Viktor Manuel, Merchant NavyWaiterYngaren +
SwedishFäldt, Johan, Merchant Navy19WaiterYngaren +
PanamanianGalvez, Gomez Diego, Merchant NavyMechanicYngaren +
SwedishGranger, Sigvard Reinhold, Merchant Navy29Second OfficerYngaren +
SwedishGranlund, David Bernhard, Merchant Navy40Chief OfficerYngaren +
BritishHall, Reginald, Merchant Navy20Saloon BoyYngaren +
NorwegianHansen, Klaus Prytz, Merchant Navy23Ordinary SeamanYngaren +
NorwegianHansen, Otto Konrad, Merchant NavyAssistant EngineerYngaren +
New ZealandHewett, William Upton, RNZAF29Passenger (Pilot Officer)Yngaren +
SwedishJohansson, Gustav Holger, Merchant Navy24MechanicYngaren +
SwedishJohansson, Knut Sigfrid, Merchant NavyWaiterYngaren +
SwedishKarlsson, Karl Valdemar, Merchant Navy34First Engineer OfficerYngaren +
SwedishLagerholm, Ernst William, Merchant Navy55Boatswain (Bosun)Yngaren +
SwedishLundin, Gunnar Ivan, Merchant NavyMechanicYngaren +
BritishMcKenzie, George Muir, Merchant Navy19Able SeamanYngaren +
BritishMurphy, Stephen, Merchant NavyMechanicYngaren +
SwedishNilsson, Nils, Merchant Navy49CarpenterYngaren +
AustralianO'Neill, Francis Roy, RAAF25Passenger (Pilot Officer)Yngaren +
SwedishOlsson, Oscar Rickard, Merchant Navy60Chief Engineer OfficerYngaren +
YugoslavianPlesnik, Paol, Merchant NavyMechanicYngaren +
BritishPoskett, George Henry, Merchant Navy20Ordinary SeamanYngaren +
DanishRasmussen, Roald Axel, Merchant Navy19Ordinary SeamanYngaren +
BritishRoy, Alexander Rose, Merchant NavyElectricianYngaren +
SwedishSamuelsson, Erik Gustav Harald, Merchant Navy39StewardYngaren +
SpanishStarico, Juan Carrasso, Merchant NavyWaiterYngaren +
CanadianStewart, Maxwell Maclean, RCAFPassenger (Pilot Officer)Yngaren +
CanadianWright, Sydney Henry Arthur, RCAF33Passenger (Pilot Officer)Yngaren +
NorwegianÅnnevik, Malvin Johannes, Merchant Navy38MechanicYngaren +

40 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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