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 SeamanPenelope
Andersen, Poul, Merchant Marine30Able SeamanPenelope
Askildsen, Harald, Merchant Marine26Ordinary SeamanPenelope
Backstrom, Bengt L., Merchant Marine20OilerPenelope
Batenburg, Anthonie van, Merchant Marine26Fourth Assistant EngineerPenelope
Berkel, Alfons van, Merchant Marine58DonkeymanPenelope
Bly, Eduard, Merchant Marine43Chief MatePenelope
Buter, Adriaan, Merchant Marine20Junior Assistant EngineerPenelope
Buter, Gijsbert, Merchant Marine50Chief EngineerPenelope
Caron, Josef E., Merchant Marine32MessmanPenelope
Cheyne-Stout, Ronald, USNApprentice SeamanPenelope +
Damen, Wilhelmus, Merchant Marine45Boatswain (Bosun)Penelope
De Koning, Frans, Merchant Marine33Able SeamanPenelope
De Zee, Simon, Merchant Marine26MessmanPenelope
Halse, Hermod B., Merchant Marine32Able SeamanPenelope
Hansen, Kjeld N.J., Merchant Marine31MasterPenelope
Jacobsen, Sverre J., Merchant Marine44MessmanPenelope
Johansson, Harry, Merchant Marine21Chief CookPenelope
Kazen, Willem, Merchant Marine39OilerPenelope
Kjølsund, Håkon Ingvald, Merchant Marine39Junior Assistant EngineerPenelope
Koker, Cornelius, Merchant Marine31Third Assistant EngineerPenelope
Kukk, Raul H., Merchant Marine28Third MatePenelope
Larsen, Birger, Merchant Navy31Radio OperatorPenelope, Vaalaren +
Lavik, Egil L., Merchant Marine40MessmanPenelope
Mathiesen, Olaf K., Merchant Marine34OilerPenelope
McDougall, Bruce, Merchant Marine26MessmanPenelope
Mortensen, Vilhelm, Merchant Marine28Able SeamanPenelope
Møller, Finn, Merchant Marine18Ordinary SeamanPenelope +
Nielsen, Karsten, Merchant Marine48Junior Assistant EngineerPenelope
Olsen, Oskar, Merchant Marine37Chief StewardPenelope
Peden, C.O., USNCoxswainPenelope
Peeters, Gustave, Merchant Marine43ElectricianPenelope
Rasmussen, Albert K., Merchant Marine36Able SeamanPenelope
Roholt, Karsten, Merchant Marine32Junior Assistant EngineerPenelope
Ruiz, Jose P., Merchant Marine41Ordinary SeamanPenelope
Schone, Paul, Merchant Marine45Second Assistant EngineerPenelope
Schubert, Edmund P., Merchant Marine30Second CookPenelope
Storetveit, Hilmar, Merchant Marine20OilerPenelope
Systad, Johannes, Merchant Marine24Able SeamanPenelope
Van Carpels, Eduard, Merchant Marine48PumpmanPenelope
Verbrugge, Simon H.A., Merchant Marine33Second MatePenelope

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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