Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Norwegian steam merchant

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

Aboard Hero when hit on 6 Jul 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Abrahamsen, Albert Johannes, Merchant Navy43Third Engineer OfficerHero, Primero
Ah Khong, , Merchant NavyCookHero +
Arntzen, Bjarne, Merchant Navy19Able SeamanHero +
Brearey, Herbert, RNAble Seaman (DEMS gunner)Hero +
Chim Fook, , Merchant NavyStokerHero +
Choo Hian Tow, , Merchant NavyHelmsmanHero +
Choo Oy, , Merchant NavyMess BoyHero +
Fredriksen, Einar, Merchant NavyChief OfficerHero
Greighton, John, RNGunnerHero
Hansen, Frank Arnold, Merchant Navy32Second OfficerHero +
Haugen, Leif, Merchant Navy34Able SeamanHero, Primero
Ho Choy, , Merchant NavyAble SeamanHero +
Jørgensen, Johannes, Merchant Navy60Second Engineer OfficerHero +
Kho Sang Hee, , Merchant NavyCookHero +
Kjellevik, Finn, Merchant NavyThird OfficerHero
Lee Chai Thong, , Merchant NavySaloon BoyHero +
Lee Choo Seng, , Merchant NavyRepairmanHero +
Lee Khim Teng, , Merchant NavyBoatswain (Bosun)Hero
Lee Loo Kia, , Merchant NavyAble SeamanHero
Lee Meng Cheng, , Merchant NavyAble SeamanHero
Lee Nam Pian, , Merchant NavyAble SeamanHero +
Lee Theng Joo, , Merchant NavyHelmsmanHero
Lee Whoo Kin, , Merchant NavyCookHero +
Lim Bak Chwee, , Merchant NavySecond CookHero
Lim Busk Chye, , Merchant NavyHelmsmanHero +
Lim Hing Siang, , Merchant NavyPantry BoyHero +
Long Foo, , Merchant NavyStokerHero +
Newell, Walter George Austen, RN32Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Hero +
Ng Ching Yam, , Merchant NavyStewardHero +
Nielsen, Erling Andreas, Merchant Navy49MasterHero +
Olsen, Kristian, Merchant NavyChief Engineer OfficerHero
Pottinger, Frank, RNGunnerHero
Song Yag Tang, , Merchant NavyTrimmerHero +
Tai Kai Han, , Merchant NavyTrimmerHero +
Tai Si Wan, , Merchant NavyCookHero +
Tang Cheong, , Merchant NavyStokerHero +
Wai Hing, , Merchant NavyStokerHero +
Wang Cheong, , Merchant NavyAble SeamanHero +
Yiam Hee Teck, , Merchant NavyMess BoyHero +
Yip Eng, , Merchant NavyAble SeamanHero +
Yip Jew, , Merchant NavyCookHero
Yip Mui, , Merchant NavyStokerHero +
You Chrom, , Merchant NavyStokerHero +

43 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?
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