Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Norwegian steam merchant

Photo Courtesy of Library of Contemporary History, Stuttgart

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

Aboard Torvanger when hit on 23 Jun 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Andersen, Jacques, Merchant NavyThird Engineer OfficerTorvanger
Andersen, Peder, Merchant Navy25Able Seaman/GunnerNorness, Torvanger
Bakken, Ulrik, Merchant NavyAble SeamanTorvanger
Berg, Arne J., Merchant NavyAble SeamanTorvanger
Berglund, Erling Edvard, Merchant Navy35Fireman and TrimmerGunny, Torvanger +
Borre, Arent, Merchant NavyAble SeamanTorvanger
Bowster, Norman, Merchant NavySaloon BoyTorvanger
Bunes, Johannes, Merchant NavySecond OfficerTorvanger
Danielsen, Leif, Merchant Navy50MasterTorvanger
Granlund, Karsten, Merchant Navy26CookTorvanger
Hagness, Kåre, Merchant NavyChief OfficerTorvanger
Hanish, Alfred, Merchant NavyAble SeamanTorvanger
Haraldstad, Norman, Merchant Navy28Fireman and TrimmerTorvanger
Jackson, Sidney, Merchant NavyGreaserTorvanger +
Johansen, Sverre, Merchant NavySteward/AssistantTorvanger
Karlsen, Karsten, Merchant NavyAble SeamanTorvanger
Karlsen, Oskar Adolf, Merchant Navy47CarpenterTorvanger
Karlsen, Villy, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanTorvanger
Knudsen, Harald Andreas, Merchant Navy46Assistant EngineerTorvanger +
Kristiansen, Gustav, Merchant Navy31DonkeymanTorvanger
Le Coze, Maurice Joseph, Merchant Navy34Mess BoyTorvanger
Lindstrand, Ernst, Merchant Navy54Chief Engineer OfficerTorvanger
Lingås, Oscar, Merchant NavyThird OfficerTorvanger
Lund, Ingvald, Merchant NavyDonkeymanTorvanger
Mainwaring, Donald John, Merchant Navy16Galley BoyTorvanger
McNeil, John Alex, Merchant Navy27Galley BoyTorvanger
Nenningsland, Johannes, Merchant Navy21Able SeamanTorvanger, Trolla
Nerland, Asbjørn, Merchant NavyAble SeamanTorvanger
Oddland, Ingolf, Merchant Navy20Ordinary SeamanTorvanger
Olsen, Einar, Merchant Navy33Fireman and TrimmerTorvanger
Rasmussen, Vernon, Merchant Navy24OilerTorvanger +
Reed, David George, Merchant Navy19Ordinary SeamanTorvanger
Samuelsen, Sigurd, Merchant NavyAble Seaman (Gunner)Torvanger
Stuhr, Gerhard Rath, Merchant Navy52Second Engineer OfficerTorvanger
Søbstad, Rudolf, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanTorvanger
Vang, Erling Andersen, Merchant Navy32Second OfficerTorvanger
Åkesen, Åke Meyer, Merchant Navy29Boatswain (Bosun)Torvanger

37 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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