Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Norwegian motor 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 motor merchant Breñas.

Aboard Breñas when hit on 7 Aug 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Agerup, Johan, Merchant NavyMechanicBreñas
Aronsen, Karl, Merchant NavyChief Engineer OfficerBreñas
Carias, Ricardo, Merchant NavyCabin BoyBreñas
Eilertsen, Einar, Merchant NavyFourth Engineer OfficerBreñas
Eriksen, Ole, Merchant NavySecond OfficerBreñas
Fredriksen, Arvid, Merchant NavyGunnerBreñas
Gomez, José Souza, Merchant NavyMess Room BoyBreñas +
Grønn, Olaf, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBreñas
Gulbrandsen, Georg, Merchant NavySecond Engineer OfficerBreñas
Hansen, Finn, Merchant NavyCookBreñas
Hansen, Ragnar, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBreñas
Håkonsen, Tom, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBreñas
Høen, Håkon, Merchant NavyMechanicBreñas
Høgslund, Erling, Merchant NavyMechanicBreñas
Johannessen, Olaf, Merchant NavyChief OfficerBreñas
Karlsen, Per, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanBreñas
Kløcker, Oscar, Merchant NavyMasterBreñas
Larsen, Arne, Merchant NavyBoatswain (Bosun)Breñas
Larsen, Reidar, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBreñas
Lura, Søren, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBreñas
Løvheim, Ragnar, Merchant NavyThird Engineer OfficerBreñas
Marthiniussen, Reidar, Merchant NavyStewardBreñas
Nicolaisen, Leonard, Merchant NavyElectricianBreñas
Oldeide, Herman, Merchant NavyMechanicBreñas
Olsen, Hans, Merchant NavyMechanicBreñas
Olsen, Olaf, Merchant NavyCarpenterBreñas
Pettersen, Harry, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBreñas
Riise, Alfred, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBreñas
Riise, Knut, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBreñas
Santos, Ulisses J. Des, Merchant NavySaloon BoyBreñas
Stene, Harald, Merchant NavyOilerBreñas
Sveen, Louis, Merchant NavyMechanicBreñas
Tangeraas, Jakob, Merchant NavyThird OfficerBreñas
Østensen, Karl, Merchant NavyOilerBreñas

34 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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