Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Norwegian motor tanker

Photo courtesy of Per Lodding

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

Aboard Sydhav when hit on 6 Mar 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Andersen, Anker Lorang, Merchant Navy28MechanicSydhav
Andresen, Egil Albert, Merchant Navy25MechanicSydhav +
Bekkevold, Erling, Merchant Navy32CarpenterSydhav
Bruun, Finn, Merchant Navy33StewardSydhav
Char Jow Chan, , Merchant Navy27Second CookSydhav +
Eriksen, Sverre, Merchant NavyCookSydhav
Evensen, Bjarne, Merchant Navy37Second Engineer OfficerSydhav +
Goh Ah Kiam, , Merchant Navy46OilerSydhav +
Grindstad, Haldor Kristian, Merchant Navy35MechanicSydhav +
Gulbrandsen, Torgrim Normann, Merchant Navy30MechanicSydhav
Gullaksen, Jakob, Merchant Navy22Ordinary SeamanSydhav
Hansen, Hans Elias, Merchant Navy32Chief Officer/Radio OperatorSydhav +
Hansen, Palmer, Merchant Navy30MechanicSydhav
Haugan, Ingebrigt, Merchant Navy27Third Engineer OfficerSydhav
Helgesen, Nils Olaves, Merchant Navy48MasterSydhav +
Homanberg, Magnus Eivind, Merchant Navy24Able Seaman/GunnerSydhav, Leiv Eiriksson, Litiopa
Iversen, Magnus, Merchant Navy24Third OfficerSydhav +
Johansen, Ole, Merchant Navy48Boatswain (Bosun)Sydhav
Kristoffersen, Håkon, Merchant Navy25Able SeamanSydhav
Larsen, Frithjof Lingelem, Merchant Navy26MechanicRanella, Sydhav, Hamlet
Larsen, Wilhelm Sevrin, Merchant Navy52FiremanSydhav +
Lee Ah Heng, , Merchant Navy31OilerSydhav +
Olsen, Olaf, Merchant Navy46Chief Engineer OfficerSydhav
Olsen, Sverre Bernhard, Merchant Navy28Able SeamanSydhav
Pedersen, Kristian, Merchant Navy23Able SeamanSydhav +
Robertsen, Toralf, Merchant Navy21MechanicSydhav
Rydin, Ragnar Julius, Merchant Navy33Able SeamanSydhav
Sandøy, Knut, Merchant Navy27Second OfficerRisanger, Sydhav, Christian Michelsen +
Schau, Torstein, Merchant Navy17Ordinary SeamanSydhav
Solstad, Ole, Merchant Navy21Ordinary SeamanSydhav
Steinsvåg, Knut Andreas, Merchant Navy21MechanicSydhav, Norland, Polyphemus
Swanepoel, Abraham, Merchant Navy19Deck BoySydhav
Vaardal, Sverre, Merchant Navy25Fourth Engineer OfficerSydhav
Vennesland, Gunnar, Merchant Navy29Able SeamanSydhav
Wang Sin Kan, , Merchant Navy26Saloon BoySydhav
Woo Kang Sung, , Merchant Navy31Mess Room BoySydhav +

36 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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