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 NavyMaster Hamlet
Amundsen, Harald K., Merchant NavyPumpman Hamlet
Andersen, Aake, Merchant NavyChief Officer Hamlet
Anderson, Olaf, Merchant NavySteward Hamlet
Burianck, Charles, USNSignalman Hamlet
Butghart, Edward C., Merchant NavyGalley Boy Hamlet
Clarke, John Henry, RNOrdinary Seaman (DEMS gunner) Hamlet
Clay, William, USNRadio Operator Hamlet
Collier, Allan J., Merchant NavyAble Seaman Hamlet
Denyer, Arthur Thomas, RNOrdinary Seaman (DEMS gunner) Hamlet
Egner, Frederick, Merchant NavyAble Seaman Hamlet
Eriksen, Søren, Merchant NavyMechanic Hamlet
Fase, Adriaan, Merchant Navy28Able Seaman Hamlet
Finvik, Olaf, Merchant NavyAble Seaman Hamlet
Fleming, Kenneth, Merchant NavyRadio Operator Hamlet
Halvardsen, K.F., Merchant NavyMechanic Hamlet
Haug, Alf Gunnar, Merchant NavyAble Seaman Hamlet
Johansen, Håkon, Merchant NavyCook Hamlet
Johansen, Olaf J., Merchant NavyThird Officer Hamlet
Jørgensen, Odd Leegård, Merchant Navy26Mechanic Hamlet
Larsen, Frithjof Lingelem, Merchant Navy26Mechanic Ranella, Sydhav, Hamlet
Larsen, Kristian, Merchant NavyThird Engineer Officer Hamlet
Larsen, Olaf, Merchant NavyBoatswain (Bosun) Hamlet
Lilleheim, Jacob, Merchant NavyOrdinary Seaman Hamlet
Ludvigsen, Aage L.G., Merchant NavySecond Officer Hamlet
Nilsen, Gunnar N., Merchant NavyCarpenter Hamlet
Oftedal, Harald, Merchant NavyMechanic Hamlet
Olsen, Frithjof, Merchant NavyAble Seaman Hamlet
Pettersen, Gunnar J., Merchant NavyChief Engineer Officer Hamlet
Reinemo, Thorleif, Merchant NavyAssistant Engineer Hamlet
Røsland, Jens, Merchant NavySecond Engineer Officer Hamlet
Solbakken, Thorbjørn, Merchant NavyAble Seaman Hamlet
Svendsen, Walter Eugen, Merchant NavyMechanic Hamlet
Sørensen, Olav M., Merchant NavyAble Seaman Hamlet
Walker, Robert, Merchant NavyMess Room Boy Hamlet
Webster, Peter, Merchant NavyMess Room Boy Hamlet

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.