Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Norwegian motor merchant

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

Aboard Primero when hit on 25 Oct 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
NorwegianAas, Otto Johan Frithjof, Merchant Navy30MechanicPrimero
NorwegianAbrahamsen, Albert Johannes, Merchant Navy44RepairmanHero, Primero
NorwegianBersaas, Charles Martel, Merchant Navy31MechanicPrimero
NorwegianBjerke, Bjarne, Merchant Navy23Able SeamanPrimero
BritishClarke, Edward, RNDEMS gunnerPrimero
South AfricanCollison, Malcolm, Merchant Navy17Mess Room BoyPrimero
BritishCopson, Alfred, RNDEMS gunnerPrimero
NorwegianDanielson, Henry Johannes, Merchant Navy21Able SeamanPrimero
NorwegianEdvardsen, Edvard Knudsen, Merchant Navy26CookPrimero
NorwegianElffroth, Fritz Wilhelm, Merchant Navy26Third OfficerPrimero
NorwegianEllingsen, Georg Petter, Merchant Navy43MechanicRisanger, Primero
NorwegianGilbert, William, Merchant Navy37OilerAlexandra Høegh, Primero
NorwegianGjerde, Konrad, Merchant Navy30Boatswain (Bosun)Primero
NorwegianGrun, Leif, Merchant Navy26Able Seaman/GunnerPrimero
NorwegianHansen, Bjarne, Merchant Navy30StewardPrimero
NorwegianHansen, Hans, Merchant Navy24Ordinary SeamanPrimero
NorwegianHaugen, Leif, Merchant Navy34MechanicHero, Primero
NorwegianHegvik, Sverre, Merchant Navy30Radio OperatorPrimero
NorwegianHerland, Ingvald, Merchant Navy45Third Engineer OfficerPrimero
NorwegianJensen, Kristian, Merchant Navy30Able SeamanPrimero
NorwegianJohansen, Hjalmar August, Merchant Navy36MasterPrimero
NorwegianKlock, Herman Flint, Merchant Navy46Chief Engineer OfficerPrimero
South AfricanLangweld, Basil, Merchant Navy17Mess Room BoyPrimero
NorwegianLindgjerdet, Johan Arnt, Merchant Navy38MechanicPrimero
BritishMillett, Maurice, Merchant Navy20OilerPrimero +
NorwegianMolteberg, Thor Kristian Olsen, Merchant Navy19Ordinary SeamanPrimero
ChineseNg Tai Lop, , Merchant Navy23Mess Room BoyPrimero
NorwegianNordseth, Olaf Holm, Merchant Navy35CarpenterPrimero
NorwegianOlsen, Erling Frithjof Wisback, Merchant Navy29Second OfficerPrimero
NorwegianOlsen, Johan Petter, Merchant Navy26Second Engineer OfficerPrimero
NorwegianOlsen, Søren, Merchant Navy19OilerPrimero
NorwegianPettersen, Harald Osvald, Merchant Navy23Assistant EngineerPrimero +
BritishRobinson, Kenneth, Merchant Navy18Ordinary SeamanPrimero
NorwegianScharning, Reidar, Merchant Navy23Galley BoyPrimero
NorwegianSkjærvik, Magnar Ludvik Olsen, Merchant Navy25Able SeamanPrimero
NorwegianSkotland, Kristian, Merchant Navy26Able SeamanPrimero
NorwegianThomassen, Norman, Merchant Navy46Chief OfficerPrimero
BritishThomson, John, Merchant Navy19Saloon BoyPrimero
NorwegianTuft, Hans Theodorsen, Merchant Navy21Able SeamanInnerøy, Primero

39 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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