Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Panamanian steam merchant

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

Aboard Equipoise when hit on 27 Mar 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
NorwegianAndersen, Oskar Johan, Merchant Marine33DonkeymanEquipoise +
AmericanAnderson, John, Merchant Marine51MasterEquipoise +
NorwegianAndreassen, Karl Johan, Merchant Marine37SailorEquipoise +
AmericanBailey, Lester, Merchant MarineOrdinary SeamanEquipoise +
NorwegianBjerke, Olav Ediam, Merchant Marine52Chief Engineer OfficerEquipoise +
FinnishBlomquist, August, Merchant Marine32Second CookEquipoise
NorwegianBringeland, Håkon Marius, Merchant Marine32WatertenderEquipoise +
PortugueseCamibra, Carlos, Merchant Marine41MessmanEquipoise +
PortugueseCarvalhana, Antonio, Merchant MarineCrew memberEquipoise +
Puerto RicanCollazo, Francis, Merchant Marine20MessmanEquipoise +
NorwegianDamsleth, Rolf Christian, Merchant Marine52First Assistant EngineerEquipoise +
Dars, Leo, Merchant MarineFiremanEquipoise
NorwegianDisch, Heinrich Anton, Merchant Navy50Chief CookEquipoise, Besholt +
FinnishEkholm, Edward, Merchant Marine34Crew memberEquipoise +
NorwegianEliassen, Peter Johan Mulelid, Merchant Marine30Able SeamanEquipoise +
PortugueseEsteves, Antonio, Merchant Marine33Crew memberEquipoise +
PortugueseFraga, Manuel, Merchant MarineCrew memberEquipoise +
NorwegianGundersen, Erling Andreas, Merchant Marine40Boatswain (Bosun)Equipoise +
NorwegianGundersen, Gunvald, Merchant Marine33Chief MateEquipoise +
EstonianHaauaste, Johannes, Merchant Marine21OilerEquipoise +
AmericanHansmann, Ruben W., Merchant Marine37Coal PasserEquipoise +
SwedishHjælmcranz, Sture Ivan, Merchant Marine30SailorEquipoise +
FinnishHolmstrom, Karl, Merchant Marine22Galley BoyEquipoise
NorwegianHovden, Hjalmar Marinius Berg, Merchant Marine30Ordinary SeamanEquipoise +
SwedishHultberg, Tage Vollmar, Merchant Marine25Coal PasserEquipoise +
FinnishHuttunen, Veijo Brynolf, Merchant Marine28FiremanEquipoise +
DanishJensen, Robert, Merchant Marine29StewardEquipoise
NorwegianJensen, Thorbjørn, Merchant Marine45Radio OperatorEquipoise +
NorwegianJorgensen, Ole, Merchant Marine42Second Assistant EngineerEquipoise +
FinnishKinnunen, Kauko, Merchant Marine19SeamanEquipoise
Kokenen, Will, Merchant MarineFiremanEquipoise
LatvianKrastins, Janis, Merchant Marine20FiremanEquipoise +
NorwegianKristiansen, Karl Oskar, Merchant Marine42FiremanEquipoise +
NorwegianKristiansen, Kjell, Merchant Marine29FiremanEquipoise
Larnen, Sorind, Merchant MarineCarpenterEquipoise +
FinnishLaurikainen, Ilmari, Merchant Marine29FiremanEquipoise
FinnishLiljavaara, Timo Aleksanteri, Merchant Marine25OilerEquipoise
FinnishLindholm, Henrik Jaako, Merchant Marine35Able SeamanEquipoise +
AmericanLucas, Orville K., Merchant Marine25Radio OperatorEquipoise +
AmericanMcClafferty, Hugh Charles, Merchant Marine33Coal PasserEquipoise +
Puerto RicanMiranda, Enrique, Merchant Marine22Coal PasserEquipoise +
NorwegianNilsen, Nils, Merchant Marine24Third MateEquipoise
NorwegianNoddeland, Hallvard, Merchant Marine22Able SeamanEquipoise +
FinnishPatrikka, Alpu, Merchant Marine21Able SeamanEquipoise
AmericanPrichard, Ray, Merchant Marine29FiremanEquipoise
Puerto RicanSanchez, Julio Ernesto, Merchant Marine26MessmanEquipoise +
HungarianSiepa, Carol, Merchant Marine38Crew memberEquipoise +
BrazilianSilva, Rosebeck, Merchant Marine58FiremanEquipoise +
AmericanSiuda, Kazimierz Andrew, Merchant Marine40Crew memberEquipoise +
NorwegianSørensen, Håkon, Merchant Marine34Radio OperatorEquipoise +
NorwegianTaraldsen, Lars, Merchant Marine32Second MateEquipoise +
FinnishTruhponen, Simon, Merchant MarineCrew memberEquipoise +
NorwegianValen, Leif Gunnar, Merchant Marine36Able SeamanEquipoise +
LithuanianZankowski, Stefan, Merchant Marine31Crew memberEquipoise +

54 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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