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 Trafalgar.

Aboard Trafalgar when hit on 16 Oct 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Aaberg, Vendel Augen, Merchant Navy27Able Seaman/GunnerTorny, Trafalgar
Berg Votvik, Alsjer, Merchant Navy22Able SeamanTrafalgar
Birkeland, Bjarne, Merchant Navy44Chief OfficerTrafalgar
Bye, Leif Egil Morten, Merchant Navy25Radio OperatorTrafalgar
Christiansen, Thorleif, Merchant Navy20Able SeamanTrafalgar
Dahler, Elling, Merchant Navy30Third OfficerTrafalgar
Dorn, Carlos, Merchant NavySaloon BoyTrafalgar
Ellingsen, Kristen, Merchant Navy19MechanicGrenanger, Trafalgar
Godøen, Magnus Jacobsen, Merchant Navy28Able SeamanTrafalgar
Halvorsen, Einar, Merchant Navy22Able SeamanTrafalgar
Hansen, Ole Johan, Merchant Navy26Boatswain (Bosun)Trafalgar
Hansen Reisvåg, Håkon Edvin, Merchant Navy19Able SeamanTrafalgar
Helmersen, Henning Amandus, Merchant Navy30MechanicTrafalgar
Johannessen, Arne Marensius, Merchant Navy34MechanicTrafalgar
Johnsen, Karl Wictor, Merchant Navy49ElectricianTrafalgar
Jørgensen Welle, Eivind, Merchant Navy32Able SeamanTrafalgar
Karlsen, Arvid Louis, Merchant Navy22MechanicTrafalgar
Kjær, Håvard, Merchant Navy19Ordinary SeamanTrafalgar
Korneliussen, Edvard, Merchant Navy49CarpenterTrafalgar
Kristoffersen, Knut Abner, Merchant Navy40Second Engineer OfficerTrafalgar
Larsen, Adolf Herman, Merchant Navy20Able Seaman/GunnerTrafalgar
Lauritsen, Lars Marinius, Merchant Navy25Able SeamanTrafalgar
Løken, Nils, Merchant Navy46MasterTrafalgar
Melbye, Sverre, Merchant Navy30MechanicTrafalgar
Moen, Kittil, Merchant Navy33MechanicTrafalgar
Mørkved, Svend, Merchant Navy18Able SeamanTrafalgar
Nilsen, Cato, Merchant Navy18Able Seaman/GunnerTrafalgar
Numme, Kolbjørn, Merchant Navy31MechanicTrafalgar
Olsen, Leif, Merchant Navy24Fourth Engineer OfficerTrafalgar
Olsen, Ole, Merchant Navy22Able SeamanTrafalgar
Olsen, Rolf, Merchant Navy24MechanicTrafalgar
Olsen, Trygve Gotfred, Merchant Navy54Chief Engineer OfficerTrafalgar
Pedersen, Nordahl, Merchant Navy24MechanicTrafalgar
Pettersen, Kåre, Merchant Navy23Able SeamanTrafalgar
Simonsen, Leif Halstein Øen, Merchant Navy29MechanicTrafalgar
Stecyk, Valentin, Merchant Navy23Cabin BoyTrafalgar
Strøm, Halvdan, Merchant Navy28Ordinary SeamanTrafalgar
Svendsen, Karl Simon, Merchant Navy42StewardTrafalgar
Utvær, Petter Bertin, Merchant Navy33Able SeamanTrafalgar
Vatne, Kristinius, Merchant Navy31Second OfficerTrafalgar
Wiig, Rolf Kristian, Merchant Navy21Second CookTrafalgar
Willumsen, Kristian, Merchant Navy25Third Engineer OfficerTrafalgar
Wold, Reidar, Merchant NavyChief CookTrafalgar

43 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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