Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Norwegian motor tanker

Photo courtesy of State Library of New South Wales

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

Aboard Hamlet when hit on 27 May 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Ambjørnsen, Nils A., Merchant NavyMasterHamlet
Amundsen, Harald K., Merchant NavyPumpmanHamlet
Andersen, Aake, Merchant NavyChief OfficerHamlet
Anderson, Olaf, Merchant NavyStewardHamlet
Burianck, Charles, USNSignalmanHamlet
Butghart, Edward C., Merchant NavyGalley BoyHamlet
Clarke, John Henry, RNOrdinary Seaman (DEMS gunner)Hamlet
Clay, William, USNRadio OperatorHamlet
Collier, Allan J., Merchant NavyAble SeamanHamlet
Denyer, Arthur Thomas, RNOrdinary Seaman (DEMS gunner)Hamlet
Egner, Frederick, Merchant NavyAble SeamanHamlet
Eriksen, Søren, Merchant NavyMechanicHamlet
Fase, Adriaan, Merchant Navy28Able SeamanHamlet
Finvik, Olaf, Merchant NavyAble SeamanHamlet
Fleming, Kenneth, Merchant NavyRadio OperatorHamlet
Halvardsen, K.F., Merchant NavyMechanicHamlet
Haug, Alf Gunnar, Merchant NavyAble SeamanHamlet
Johansen, Håkon Heidenrich, Merchant Navy33CookHamlet, Lysefjord
Johansen, Olaf J., Merchant NavyThird OfficerHamlet
Jørgensen, Odd Leegård, Merchant Navy26MechanicHamlet
Larsen, Frithjof Lingelem, Merchant Navy26MechanicRanella, Sydhav, Hamlet
Larsen, Kristian, Merchant NavyThird Engineer OfficerHamlet
Larsen, Olaf, Merchant NavyBoatswain (Bosun)Hamlet
Lilleheim, Jacob, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanHamlet
Ludvigsen, Aage L.G., Merchant NavySecond OfficerHamlet
Nilsen, Gunnar N., Merchant NavyCarpenterHamlet
Oftedal, Harald, Merchant NavyMechanicHamlet
Olsen, Frithjof, Merchant NavyAble SeamanHamlet
Pettersen, Gunnar J., Merchant NavyChief Engineer OfficerHamlet
Reinemo, Thorleif, Merchant NavyAssistant EngineerHamlet
Røsland, Jens, Merchant NavySecond Engineer OfficerHamlet
Solbakken, Thorbjørn, Merchant NavyAble SeamanHamlet
Svendsen, Walter Eugen, Merchant NavyMechanicHamlet
Sørensen, Olav M., Merchant NavyAble SeamanHamlet
Walker, Robert, Merchant NavyMess Room BoyHamlet
Webster, Peter, Merchant NavyMess Room BoyHamlet

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?
If you wish to add a crewmember to the listing we would need most of this information: ship name, nationality, name, dob, place of birth, service (merchant marine, ...), rank or job on board. We have place for a photo as well if provided. You can e-mail us the information here.