Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Norwegian motor tanker

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 tanker Vardaas.

Aboard Vardaas when hit on 30 Aug 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
NorwegianAase, Halfdan, Merchant NavyChief Engineer OfficerVardaas
ChineseAh Lee Yov, , Merchant NavyDonkeymanVardaas
NorwegianArntzen, Hans, Merchant NavyBoatswain (Bosun)Vardaas
NorwegianBorge, Karl, Merchant NavyThird Engineer OfficerVardaas
ChineseChan Pui, , Merchant NavyAble SeamanVardaas
ChineseChan Yang, , Merchant NavyMess Room BoyVardaas
ChineseChang Sow, , Merchant NavyMess Room BoyVardaas
NorwegianDavidsen, Ansgar, Merchant NavyPumpmanVardaas
BelgianDe Bruyn, Edward, Merchant NavyAble SeamanVardaas
BritishDonaldson, William, RNGunnerVardaas
NorwegianFrågåt, Harald Henriksen, Merchant Navy28Able SeamanVardaas, Lysefjord
NorwegianGabrielsen, Gunvald, Merchant NavyStewardVardaas
AustralianGillchrist, John, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanVardaas
ChineseGoh Tee Sim, , Merchant NavyCookVardaas
NorwegianGundersen, Jon, Merchant NavyChief OfficerVardaas
NorwegianGustavsen, Georg, Merchant NavyAble SeamanVardaas
NorwegianHollasæter, Georg, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanVardaas
NorwegianJohansen, Rolf, Merchant NavyMechanicVardaas
NorwegianKristiansen, Kristian, Merchant NavyThird OfficerVardaas
ChineseLee Ah Wah, , Merchant NavyStokerVardaas
ChineseLee Ah Yang, , Merchant NavyStokerVardaas
ChineseLee Lien Wan, , Merchant NavyStokerVardaas
ChineseLee Poh Puat, , Merchant NavyStokerVardaas
ChineseLee Soo Yang, , Merchant NavyStokerVardaas
ChineseLim Toh Ee, , Merchant NavyAble SeamanVardaas
NorwegianLomeland, Peder, Merchant NavySaloon BoyVardaas
BritishMale, Alexander, RNGunnerVardaas
NorwegianOlsen, Olaf B., Merchant NavyCookVardaas
NorwegianOtterlei, Ingebright, Merchant NavyElectricianVardaas
ChinesePan Sien Khonn, , Merchant NavyStokerVardaas
ChinesePang Sian Hin, , Merchant NavyStokerVardaas
NorwegianPedersen, Ove, Merchant NavySecond OfficerVardaas
DanishPetersen, Carlo, Merchant NavyGalley BoyVardaas
NorwegianRustad, Hans, Merchant NavyMasterVardaas
NorwegianSolheim, Magnar, Merchant NavyAble SeamanVardaas
NorwegianStrand, Kaare, Merchant NavyFourth Engineer OfficerVardaas
NorwegianSvendsen, Ragnar, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanVardaas
NorwegianSørensen, Guttorm, Merchant NavySecond Engineer OfficerVardaas
NorwegianTillgren, Aage, Merchant NavyAble SeamanVardaas
NorwegianTorgersen, Sigurd, Merchant NavyAble SeamanVardaas
ChineseWee Ah Woon, , Merchant NavyStokerVardaas

41 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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