Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Panamanian motor tanker

This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the Panamanian motor tanker Norness.

Aboard Norness when hit on 14 Jan 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
Alsaker, Trygve, Merchant Navy29Mess Room BoyNorness
Andersen, Einar, Merchant Navy34Second OfficerNorness, Norvik
Andersen, Erling Anton, Merchant Navy23OilerNorness
Andersen, Harald Marinius, Merchant Navy21Second StewardNorness
Andersen, Peder, Merchant Navy25Able SeamanNorness, Torvanger
Ask, Øivind, Merchant Navy31Third OfficerNorness
Bergfeldt, Hans, Merchant Navy19MechanicNorness
Bremseth, Karl Egil, Merchant Navy17OilerNorness +
Danielsen, Henry, Merchant Navy44Chief Engineer OfficerNorness
Fjermestad, Odd, Merchant Navy28Second Engineer OfficerNorness
Georgsen, Paul, Merchant Navy21SeamanNorness
Gjelsvik, Thoralf, Merchant Navy22MechanicNorness
Gjertsen, Jacob Christian, Merchant Navy46Second Engineer OfficerNorness
Hansen, Carl Willy, Merchant Navy27OilerNorness
Hansen, Hans Anton, Merchant Navy25Able SeamanNorness
Hansen, Hans Arnt, Merchant Navy58CarpenterNorness, Bello +
Hansen, Harald, Merchant Navy45MasterNorness
Hansen, Harald Magnus, Merchant Navy34Able SeamanNorness
Hansen, Nils, Merchant Navy20SeamanNorness
Haugen, Odd, Merchant Navy33Fourth Engineer OfficerNorness
Henriksen, Henry, Merchant Navy19OilerNorness
Juul, Martin, Merchant Navy20Second CookNorness
Karlsen, Charlie, Merchant Navy20SeamanNorness
Karlsen, Einar Brun, Merchant Navy20MechanicNorness
Knoph, Paul, Merchant Navy32Boatswain (Bosun)Norness
Merkesdal, Trygve, Merchant Navy22SailorNorness
Mikalsen, Nils, Merchant Navy22Able SeamanJanna, Norness
Munkvold, Bjorn, Merchant Navy31SeamanNorness
Ottersen, Kaare Egil Berg, Merchant Navy33Third Engineer OfficerNorness
Reinertsen, Kåre Johan, Merchant Navy23FiremanNorness +
Rod, Leonard Larsen, Merchant Navy28MechanicNorness
Sandnes, Sverre, Merchant Navy24HelmsmanNorness
Sigurðsson, Gísli, Merchant Navy23OilerNorness
Skjelberg, Gunnar, Merchant Navy19SailorNorness, Moldanger
Sletteberg, Anton Mathias, Merchant Navy32MechanicNorness
Sørensen, Søren Henne, Merchant Navy33Chief OfficerNorness
Torjussen, Harry, Merchant Navy28Chief CookNorness
Utheim, Johannes Bernhard, Merchant Navy29ElectricianNorness
Vestbye, Hans Svendsen, Merchant Navy30StewardNorness
Witthofft, Max Bruno, Merchant Navy24SeamanNorness
Øverland, Thorleif, Merchant Navy20Ordinary SeamanNorness

41 persons found.

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