Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

Olaf Fostenes

Norwegian 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 Norwegian motor merchant Olaf Fostenes.

Aboard Olaf Fostenes when hit on 18 Sep 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
Aga, Johannes Bertin, Merchant Navy24OilerOlaf Fostenes
Antonsen, Olav Anton, Merchant Navy21Ordinary SeamanOlaf Fostenes
Austad, Nils Marcelius Sigbjørnsen, Merchant Navy56Chief OfficerOlaf Fostenes
Bie, Halvor Bernhard, Merchant Navy21Able SeamanOlaf Fostenes
Bjønnes, Øivind Konrad, Merchant Navy32CookOlaf Fostenes
Borgen, Martin Edvartsen, Merchant Navy29Able SeamanOlaf Fostenes, Sandanger
Bringedal, Knut, Merchant NavyMechanicOlaf Fostenes
Cederløf, Karl Sverre, Merchant Navy26Third Engineer OfficerOlaf Fostenes
Dahle, Hans, Merchant Navy22Able Seaman/GunnerPleasantville, Olaf Fostenes
Dahlstrøm, Einar, Merchant Navy22MechanicOlaf Fostenes
Darby, Peter, RNGunnerOlaf Fostenes
Eriksen, Asbjørn, Merchant Navy32StewardOlaf Fostenes
Evensen, Thor, Merchant Navy22MechanicOlaf Fostenes
Harper, Ronald, Merchant NavyMess Room BoyOlaf Fostenes
Hauge, Torleif Johan Olavsen, Merchant Navy22MechanicOlaf Fostenes, Jamaica
Helvik, Sverre Emil, Merchant Navy28Able SeamanOlaf Fostenes, Oregon Express
Himberg, Hans Kristian, Merchant Navy31ElectricianOlaf Fostenes
Hoyle, Jack, RNGunnerOlaf Fostenes
Kleine, Stein, Merchant NavyAble SeamanOlaf Fostenes
Kolnes, Harald, Merchant NavySecond OfficerOlaf Fostenes
Kristoffersen, Reidar, Merchant Navy22Galley BoyOlaf Fostenes
Krøger, Ivar, Merchant NavyMechanicOlaf Fostenes
Lidahl, Aksel Meier, Merchant Navy41MasterTosca, Olaf Fostenes
Lund, Arne, Merchant NavyAble SeamanOlaf Fostenes
Maberg, Erling, Merchant Navy22MechanicOlaf Fostenes
Myksvold, Harald, Merchant NavyAble SeamanOlaf Fostenes
Salvesen, Fredrik, Merchant NavyFourth Engineer OfficerOlaf Fostenes
Skaar, Laurits, Merchant NavySecond Engineer OfficerOlaf Fostenes
Skage, Ola, Merchant NavyBoatswain (Bosun)Olaf Fostenes
Thuestad, Ola H., Merchant NavyChief Engineer OfficerOlaf Fostenes
Wainwright, Leslie, Merchant NavySaloon BoyOlaf Fostenes
Way, John F., Merchant NavyRadio OperatorOlaf Fostenes
Withe, George, Merchant NavyOilerOlaf Fostenes
Wood, Charles, Merchant NavyOilerOlaf Fostenes
Ytreland, Anthon Malvin Hansen, Merchant Navy35Third OfficerOlaf Fostenes
Ytterøy, Harry Bertin, Merchant Navy19Able SeamanOlaf Fostenes

36 persons found.

Served on indicates the ships we have listed for the person, some were stationed on multiple ships hit by U-boats.

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