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
NorwegianAlsaker, Trygve, Merchant Navy29Mess Room BoyNorness
NorwegianAndersen, Einar, Merchant Navy34Second OfficerNorness, Norvik
NorwegianAndersen, Erling Anton, Merchant Navy23OilerNorness
NorwegianAndersen, Harald Marinius, Merchant Navy21Second StewardNorness
NorwegianAndersen, Peder, Merchant Navy25Able SeamanNorness, Torvanger
NorwegianAsk, Øivind, Merchant Navy31Third OfficerNorness
SwedishBergfeldt, Hans, Merchant Navy19MechanicNorness
NorwegianBremseth, Karl Egil, Merchant Navy17OilerNorness +
NorwegianDanielsen, Henry, Merchant Navy44Chief Engineer OfficerNorness
NorwegianFjermestad, Odd, Merchant Navy28Second Engineer OfficerNorness
DanishGeorgsen, Paul, Merchant Navy21SeamanNorness
NorwegianGjelsvik, Thoralf, Merchant Navy22MechanicNorness
NorwegianGjertsen, Jacob Christian, Merchant Navy46Second Engineer OfficerNorness
DanishHansen, Carl Willy, Merchant Navy27OilerNorness
NorwegianHansen, Hans Anton, Merchant Navy25Able SeamanNorness
NorwegianHansen, Hans Arnt, Merchant Navy58CarpenterNorness, Bello +
NorwegianHansen, Harald, Merchant Navy45MasterNorness
NorwegianHansen, Harald Magnus, Merchant Navy34Able SeamanNorness
NorwegianHansen, Nils, Merchant Navy20SeamanNorness
NorwegianHaugen, Odd, Merchant Navy33Fourth Engineer OfficerNorness
NorwegianHenriksen, Henry, Merchant Navy19OilerNorness
NorwegianJuul, Martin, Merchant Navy20Second CookNorness
NorwegianKarlsen, Charlie, Merchant Navy20SeamanNorness
NorwegianKarlsen, Einar Brun, Merchant Navy20MechanicNorness
NorwegianKnoph, Paul, Merchant Navy32Boatswain (Bosun)Norness
NorwegianMerkesdal, Trygve, Merchant Navy22SailorNorness
NorwegianMikalsen, Nils, Merchant Navy22Able SeamanJanna, Norness
NorwegianMunkvold, Bjorn, Merchant Navy31SeamanNorness
NorwegianOttersen, Kaare Egil Berg, Merchant Navy33Third Engineer OfficerNorness
NorwegianReinertsen, Kåre Johan, Merchant Navy23FiremanNorness +
NorwegianRod, Leonard Larsen, Merchant Navy28MechanicNorness
NorwegianSandnes, Sverre, Merchant Navy24HelmsmanNorness
IcelandicSigurðsson, Gísli, Merchant Navy23OilerNorness
NorwegianSkjelberg, Gunnar, Merchant Navy19SailorNorness, Moldanger
NorwegianSletteberg, Anton Mathias, Merchant Navy32MechanicNorness
NorwegianSørensen, Søren Henne, Merchant Navy33Chief OfficerNorness
NorwegianTorjussen, Harry, Merchant Navy28Chief CookNorness
NorwegianUtheim, Johannes Bernhard, Merchant Navy29ElectricianNorness
NorwegianVestbye, Hans Svendsen, Merchant Navy30StewardNorness
DanishWitthofft, Max Bruno, Merchant Navy24SeamanNorness
NorwegianØverland, Thorleif, Merchant Navy20Ordinary SeamanNorness

41 persons found.

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