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
NorwegianAbrahamsen, Albert Johannes, Merchant Navy43Third Engineer OfficerHero, Primero
ChineseAh Khong, , Merchant NavyCookHero +
NorwegianArntzen, Bjarne, Merchant Navy19Able SeamanHero +
BritishBrearey, Herbert, RNAble Seaman (DEMS gunner)Hero +
ChineseChim Fook, , Merchant NavyStokerHero +
ChineseChoo Hian Tow, , Merchant NavyHelmsmanHero +
ChineseChoo Oy, , Merchant NavyMess BoyHero +
NorwegianFredriksen, Einar, Merchant NavyChief OfficerHero
BritishGreighton, John, RNGunnerHero
NorwegianHansen, Frank Arnold, Merchant Navy32Second OfficerHero +
NorwegianHaugen, Leif, Merchant Navy34Able SeamanHero, Primero
ChineseHo Choy, , Merchant NavyAble SeamanHero +
NorwegianJørgensen, Johannes, Merchant Navy60Second Engineer OfficerHero +
ChineseKho Sang Hee, , Merchant NavyCookHero +
NorwegianKjellevik, Finn, Merchant NavyThird OfficerHero
ChineseLee Chai Thong, , Merchant NavySaloon BoyHero +
ChineseLee Choo Seng, , Merchant NavyRepairmanHero +
ChineseLee Khim Teng, , Merchant NavyBoatswain (Bosun)Hero
ChineseLee Loo Kia, , Merchant NavyAble SeamanHero
ChineseLee Meng Cheng, , Merchant NavyAble SeamanHero
ChineseLee Nam Pian, , Merchant NavyAble SeamanHero +
ChineseLee Theng Joo, , Merchant NavyHelmsmanHero
ChineseLee Whoo Kin, , Merchant NavyCookHero +
ChineseLim Bak Chwee, , Merchant NavySecond CookHero
ChineseLim Busk Chye, , Merchant NavyHelmsmanHero +
ChineseLim Hing Siang, , Merchant NavyPantry BoyHero +
ChineseLong Foo, , Merchant NavyStokerHero +
BritishNewell, Walter George Austen, RN32Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Hero +
ChineseNg Ching Yam, , Merchant NavyStewardHero +
NorwegianNielsen, Erling Andreas, Merchant Navy49MasterHero +
NorwegianOlsen, Kristian, Merchant NavyChief Engineer OfficerHero
BritishPottinger, Frank, RNGunnerHero
ChineseSong Yag Tang, , Merchant NavyTrimmerHero +
ChineseTai Kai Han, , Merchant NavyTrimmerHero +
ChineseTai Si Wan, , Merchant NavyCookHero +
ChineseTang Cheong, , Merchant NavyStokerHero +
ChineseWai Hing, , Merchant NavyStokerHero +
ChineseWang Cheong, , Merchant NavyAble SeamanHero +
ChineseYiam Hee Teck, , Merchant NavyMess BoyHero +
ChineseYip Eng, , Merchant NavyAble SeamanHero +
ChineseYip Jew, , Merchant NavyCookHero
ChineseYip Mui, , Merchant NavyStokerHero +
ChineseYou 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?
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.