Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Norwegian motor tanker

Photo courtesy of Risør Sjømannsforening

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

Aboard Astrell when hit on 5 Nov 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
NorwegianAbsalonsen, Knut, Merchant NavyAble SeamanAstrell
NorwegianAndersen, Torleif, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanAstrell
NorwegianAnderson, Olaf, Merchant NavyGunnerAstrell
NorwegianAndreassen, Aage, Merchant NavyStewardAstrell
NorwegianAndreassen, Arne K., Merchant NavyChief OfficerAstrell
NorwegianBakken, Sverre, Merchant NavyAble SeamanAstrell
NorwegianBekstrøm, Bjarne, Merchant NavyAble SeamanAstrell
BritishBridle, Francis, Merchant NavyMess Room BoyAstrell
NorwegianEriksen, Torstein, Merchant NavyMechanicAstrell
RussianFeuer, Paul, Merchant NavyAble SeamanAstrell
NorwegianGran, Hans, Merchant NavyMechanicAstrell
NorwegianHalvorsen, Harry, Merchant NavyOilerAstrell
NorwegianHansen, Einar, Merchant NavyCookAstrell
NorwegianHansen, Leif Horn, Merchant NavyStokerAstrell
NorwegianHarkestad, John, Merchant NavyOilerAstrell
BritishHedges, Dennis, Merchant NavySaloon BoyAstrell
NorwegianHelgesen, Sverre, Merchant NavyAble SeamanAstrell
NorwegianHenriksen, Einar, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanAstrell
NorwegianJohansen, Karl, Merchant NavyThird OfficerAstrell
NorwegianJohnson, Toralf, Merchant NavyAssistantAstrell
NorwegianKarlsen, Alf, Merchant NavyBoatswain (Bosun)Astrell
NorwegianKarlson, Otto, Merchant NavyPumpmanAstrell
NorwegianKristoffersen, Bjarne, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanAstrell
NorwegianLangeland, Arne, Merchant NavySecond OfficerGyda, Astrell
NorwegianLarsen, Knut, Merchant NavyThird Engineer OfficerAstrell
NorwegianMadsen, Nils, Merchant NavySecond Engineer OfficerAstrell
NorwegianMundal, Johan, Merchant NavyChief Engineer OfficerAstrell
NorwegianMyhre, Peter, Merchant NavyOilerAstrell
NorwegianOlsen, Rolf, Merchant NavyStokerAstrell
NorwegianOmholt, Alf, Merchant NavyAble SeamanAstrell
NorwegianPedersen, Trygve, Merchant NavyGunnerAstrell
NorwegianRisa, Albert, Merchant NavyMechanicAstrell
BritishSalter, Cyril, Merchant NavyGalley BoyAstrell
NorwegianSamuelsen, Håkon, Merchant NavyRadio OperatorAstrell
NorwegianSandnes, Arthur, Merchant NavyAble SeamanAstrell
BritishShowler, John Leslie, British Army23GunnerAstrell +
NorwegianSimonsen, Eivind, Merchant NavyMechanicAstrell
NorwegianSkajå, Norman, Merchant NavyStokerAstrell
BritishStephens, Norman, Merchant NavyEngine BoyAstrell
NorwegianTaraldsen, Nils Chr., Merchant NavyMasterAstrell
NorwegianThoreson, Olav, Merchant NavyCarpenterAstrell
NorwegianVasli, Johan, Merchant NavyAble SeamanAstrell

42 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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