Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Swedish motor merchant

Photo courtesy of Danish Maritime Museum, Elsinore

This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the Swedish motor merchant Suecia.

Aboard Suecia when hit on 16 Aug 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
SwedishBagger-Jörgensen, Nils Erik, Merchant Navy39Chief Engineer OfficerSuecia
SwedishBernhardsson, John A., Merchant Navy34Second CookSuecia +
BritishClarke, Miss J.C., CivilianPassengerSuecia
SwedishDahllöf, Eric Waldemar, Merchant Navy29CookSuecia
BritishElwin, Mavis E., CivilianPassengerSuecia
SwedishEnwall, Karl Gustav Elis, Merchant Navy22Ordinary SeamanSuecia
SwedishErid, , Merchant NavyMechanicSuecia
SwedishFriberg, Gustav Roland Herbert, Merchant Navy27Able SeamanSuecia
AmericanGardner, Frederick C., CivilianPassengerSuecia
SwedishHaggkvist, George, Merchant NavyMechanicSuecia
SwedishHansen, , Merchant NavyMess Room BoySuecia
SwedishHansson, Nils, Merchant Navy20Able SeamanSuecia
SwedishHedåker, Hans Gunnar, Merchant Navy31MechanicSuecia
SwedishIngvarsson, Sven, Merchant Navy20Able SeamanSuecia
SwedishJansson, Sven Ivar, Merchant NavyMechanicSuecia
BritishJohn, W. Basil, CivilianPassengerSuecia
SwedishJönsson, Sune Edmund, Merchant Navy27Radio OperatorSuecia +
DanishKattrup, Nils Christian, Merchant Navy40MechanicSuecia
CanadianKeating, John Murray, Merchant Navy16WaiterSuecia +
DutchKolster, Petrus Johannes, Merchant Navy37Second OfficerSuecia +
BritishLock, Reginald George, Civilian33PassengerPolyphemus, Suecia
DutchMaas, Mr., CivilianPassengerSuecia
SpanishMartinez, Joaquin Gisbes, Merchant Navy34ElectricianSuecia +
BritishMaxton, James, Civilian40PassengerSuecia
BritishMaxton, Olive K., Civilian33PassengerSuecia
DanishMikkelsen, Søren Franz Joseph Tolstoy, Merchant Navy22Able SeamanSuecia +
BritishMuggeridge, David J., CivilianPassengerSuecia
SwedishNathorst, Rickard Carl, Merchant Navy39Third OfficerSuecia
SwedishNordholm, , Merchant NavyMechanicSuecia
DanishRasmussen, Axel Vilhelm Engelhardt, Merchant Navy38StewardSuecia +
SwedishRey, John Henry, Merchant Navy29Chief OfficerSuecia
FrenchSelfin, Henri, Merchant Navy29MechanicSuecia
SwedishSorensen, , Merchant NavyMechanicSuecia
AmericanStack, Eliza Smith, CivilianPassengerSuecia
BritishStapleton, Augustine J., Merchant NavyAble SeamanSuecia
BritishStewart, James George, Civilian40PassengerPolyphemus, Suecia
SwedishSundstedt, Bror Erik, Merchant Navy46MasterSuecia
SwedishSvensson, Gunnar Otto, Merchant Navy34Boatswain (Bosun)Suecia
SwedishSvensson, Harry, Merchant Navy44CarpenterSuecia
SwedishSvensson, John Edvin, Merchant Navy42Second Engineer OfficerSuecia
EstonianSöderholm, Alexander, Merchant Navy29MechanicSuecia +
IrishVance, Henry, Merchant Navy21Able SeamanSuecia
BritishViney, Richard M., CivilianPassengerSuecia
CanadianWhitter, Fred, Merchant Navy15WaiterSuecia
SwedishWiderberg, Erik, Merchant Navy44Able SeamanSuecia +
SwedishÅkerblom, Karl Hilmer Leontin, Merchant Navy44Third Engineer OfficerSuecia

46 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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