Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Norwegian motor tanker

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

Aboard Varanger when hit on 25 Jan 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
Amundsen, Adolf, Merchant Navy21Mechanic Varanger, Kollbjørg
Andersen, Georg, Merchant Navy41Donkeyman Varanger
Andersen, Rolf, Merchant NavyCook Varanger
Aspen, Leif Ingvar, Merchant Navy28Able Seaman/Gunner Varanger, Albert L. Ellsworth
Berg, Karl Eugen, Merchant Navy41Boatswain (Bosun) Varanger
Brevik, Kåre, Merchant NavyOrdinary Seaman Varanger
Bruin, Gerard, Merchant Navy19Able Seaman Varanger
Cameron, Robert, Merchant NavyMess Room Boy Varanger
Domingo, Fernando, Merchant NavySaloon Boy Varanger
Drægebø, Hagbart Bernhard, Merchant Navy35Chief Engineer Officer Varanger, Hallanger
Fjellbo, Arne K., Merchant Navy23Able Seaman Varanger, Solør
Fosse, Leif, Merchant Navy20Able Seaman Varanger
Gundersen, David, Merchant Navy22Able Seaman Varanger
Hansen, Edvard Olai, Merchant Navy24Able Seaman Varanger
Hansen, John Marius, Merchant Navy31Third Engineer Officer Varanger, Stigstad
Horne, Carl Hjalmar, Merchant Navy42Master Varanger
Hoskin, Michael, Gunner Varanger
Håland, Lars, Merchant Navy29Fourth Engineer Officer Varanger
Johannessen, Halfdan Amandus, Merchant Navy29Mechanic Varanger, Leiv Eiriksson
Jordal, Peder, Merchant Navy39Fireman Varanger
Jørgensen, Odd, Merchant Navy20Mechanic Varanger
Karlsen, Harry Johan, Merchant Navy29Mechanic Varanger
Krokeide, Arnfinn, Merchant Navy39Chief Officer Varanger
Kvamme, Ole, Merchant Navy38Pumpman Varanger
Larsen, Klaus, Merchant NavyFireman Varanger
MacDonald, Richard, Merchant NavyMess Room Boy Varanger
Matre, Mons, Merchant Navy52Carpenter Varanger
Murray, James, Gunner Varanger
Nordahl, Rolf Fillip, Merchant Navy21Crew member Varanger
Pedersen, Kristen, Merchant NavyMechanic Varanger
Riger, Robert Edward, Merchant Navy29Cook Varanger
Småland, Sjur, Merchant Navy38Second Engineer Officer Varanger
Steen, Trygve Søren, Merchant Navy40Steward Varanger
Sæle, Anders, Merchant Navy25Able Seaman/Gunner Varanger
Thorkildsen, Thorstein, Merchant Navy35Third Officer Varanger, B.P. Newton
Vitenberg, Teodor, Merchant Navy34Mechanic Varanger
Wilhelmsen, Wilhelm, Merchant Navy32Second Officer Varanger
Winther, Jens Hartvig, Merchant Navy29Mechanic Varanger, Leiv Eiriksson
Øiseth, Erling Heyerdahl, Merchant Navy30Able Seaman Varanger

39 persons found.

Served on indicates the ships we have listed for the person, some were stationed on multiple ships hit by U-boats.

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