Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Norwegian steam merchant

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

Aboard Gimle when hit on 4 Dec 1939

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Andreassen, Ingolf, Merchant Navy48Chief Engineer OfficerGimle +
Arthur, Crowo, Merchant NavyMess Room BoyGimle
Asbjørn, Johansen, Merchant NavyAble SeamanGimle
Bjarne, Melland, Merchant NavySeamanGimle
Erling, Pedersen, Merchant NavyAble SeamanGimle
Harald K., Johansen, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanGimle
Haugneland, Olaf, Merchant NavyDeck BoyGimle +
Johan, Fredriksen, Merchant NavyStokerGimle
Kristoffer, Fugelsnes, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanGimle
Larsen, Ole Egedius, Merchant Navy45Chief OfficerGimle
Lorentz, Lorck, Merchant NavySecond OfficerGimle
Mathisen, Alf Henry, Merchant NavyDonkeymanGimle +
Nielsen, Nils Dahl, Merchant NavyMasterGimle
Olaf, Karlsen, Merchant NavyStokerGimle
Olav, Evensen, Merchant NavyStokerGimle
Ole, Sande, Merchant NavyTrimmerGimle
Peder, Aune, Merchant NavyCookGimle
Peder, Ofstad, Merchant NavySecond Engineer OfficerGimle
Ragnvald, Sæbø, Merchant NavyStewardGimle

19 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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