Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Swedish motor merchant

Photo courtesy of State Library of New South Wales

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

Aboard Hammaren when hit on 22 Aug 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
SwedishAndersson, A.H., Merchant Navy44MechanicHammaren
SwedishAndersson, E.H., Merchant Navy34Third Engineer OfficerHammaren
SwedishBengtsson, S.E., Merchant Navy32MechanicHammaren
SwedishBerg, O.S.T., Merchant Navy33Assistant EngineerHammaren
SwedishBergström, T.L., Merchant Navy33Second Engineer OfficerHammaren
SwedishClase, Carl Gunnar Herman, Merchant Navy36MasterHammaren
SwedishEngelbrektsson, N.G., Merchant Navy21MechanicHammaren
SwedishEriksson, Nils Gustaf, Merchant Navy24MechanicHammaren +
SwedishErlansson, J.A., Merchant Navy33CarpenterHammaren
SwedishForslund, Fritz Evert Valter, Merchant Navy35Third OfficerHammaren
SwedishGustavsson, S.S., Merchant Navy33Able SeamanHammaren
SwedishHellkvist, Gösta, Merchant Navy22Able SeamanHammaren +
NorwegianHenriksen, Charles Henrik, Merchant Navy31Second OfficerHammaren
BritishHowlett, J.L., Merchant NavyRadio OperatorHammaren
SwedishHägsström, J.G., Merchant Navy54StewardHammaren
DanishJacobsen, H.C., Merchant Navy20Ordinary SeamanHammaren
SwedishJansson, S.O., Merchant Navy32MechanicHammaren
SwedishJeansson, Edvin Wilhelm Frederik, Merchant Navy49Chief Engineer OfficerAnten, Hammaren +
SwedishJohansson, K.J., Merchant Navy25MechanicHammaren
EstonianKraav, F., Merchant Navy19Ordinary SeamanHammaren
SwedishLindwall, B.G.R., Merchant Navy24Able SeamanHammaren
SwedishLundin, B.E., Merchant Navy33Chief OfficerHammaren
EstonianLvov, N., Merchant Navy22Second CookHammaren +
SwedishMalmström, G.G., Merchant Navy26Chief CookHammaren
SwedishOlson, O.H.S., Merchant Navy34Able SeamanHammaren
SwedishPersson, E.A., Merchant Navy34Boatswain (Bosun)Hammaren
EstonianSauga, Elmar, Merchant Navy37WaiterHammaren +
SwedishSkogman, F.C., Merchant Navy23MechanicHammaren
SwedishThernsjö, S.G., Merchant Navy22Able SeamanHammaren
SwedishVingärd, E.W., Merchant Navy26Able SeamanHammaren
BritishWilliams, A., Merchant Navy18WaiterHammaren

31 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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