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 Penelope.

Aboard Penelope when hit on 14 Mar 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Andersen, Aage, Merchant Marine29Able Seaman Penelope
Andersen, Poul, Merchant Marine30Able Seaman Penelope
Askildsen, Harald, Merchant Marine26Ordinary Seaman Penelope
Backstrom, Bengt L., Merchant Marine20Oiler Penelope
Batenburg, Anthonie van, Merchant Marine26Fourth Assistant Engineer Penelope
Berkel, Alfons van, Merchant Marine58Donkeyman Penelope
Bly, Eduard, Merchant Marine43Chief Mate Penelope
Buter, Adriaan, Merchant Marine20Junior Assistant Engineer Penelope
Buter, Gijsbert, Merchant Marine50Chief Engineer Penelope
Caron, Josef E., Merchant Marine32Messman Penelope
Cheyne-Stout, Ronald, USNApprentice Seaman Penelope +
Damen, Wilhelmus, Merchant Marine45Boatswain (Bosun) Penelope
De Koning, Frans, Merchant Marine33Able Seaman Penelope
De Zee, Simon, Merchant Marine26Messman Penelope
Halse, Hermod B., Merchant Marine32Able Seaman Penelope
Hansen, Kjeld N.J., Merchant Marine31Master Penelope
Jacobsen, Sverre J., Merchant Marine44Messman Penelope
Johansson, Harry, Merchant Marine21Chief Cook Penelope
Kazen, Willem, Merchant Marine39Oiler Penelope
Kjølsund, Håkon Ingvald, Merchant Marine39Junior Assistant Engineer Penelope
Koker, Cornelius, Merchant Marine31Third Assistant Engineer Penelope
Kukk, Raul H., Merchant Marine28Third Mate Penelope
Larsen, Birger, Merchant Navy31Radio Operator Penelope, Vaalaren +
Lavik, Egil L., Merchant Marine40Messman Penelope
Mathiesen, Olaf K., Merchant Marine34Oiler Penelope
McDougall, Bruce, Merchant Marine26Messman Penelope
Mortensen, Vilhelm, Merchant Marine28Able Seaman Penelope
Møller, Finn, Merchant Marine18Ordinary Seaman Penelope +
Nielsen, Karsten, Merchant Marine48Junior Assistant Engineer Penelope
Olsen, Oskar, Merchant Marine37Chief Steward Penelope
Peden, C.O., USNCoxswain Penelope
Peeters, Gustave, Merchant Marine43Electrician Penelope
Rasmussen, Albert K., Merchant Marine36Able Seaman Penelope
Roholt, Karsten, Merchant Marine32Junior Assistant Engineer Penelope
Ruiz, Jose P., Merchant Marine41Ordinary Seaman Penelope
Schone, Paul, Merchant Marine45Second Assistant Engineer Penelope
Schubert, Edmund P., Merchant Marine30Second Cook Penelope
Storetveit, Hilmar, Merchant Marine20Oiler Penelope
Systad, Johannes, Merchant Marine24Able Seaman Penelope
Van Carpels, Eduard, Merchant Marine48Pumpman Penelope
Verbrugge, Simon H.A., Merchant Marine33Second Mate Penelope

41 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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