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
Absalonsen, Knut, Merchant NavyAble SeamanAstrell
Andersen, Torleif, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanAstrell
Anderson, Olaf, Merchant NavyGunnerAstrell
Andreassen, Aage, Merchant NavyStewardAstrell
Andreassen, Arne K., Merchant NavyChief OfficerAstrell
Bakken, Sverre, Merchant NavyAble SeamanAstrell
Bekstrøm, Bjarne, Merchant NavyAble SeamanAstrell
Bridle, Francis, Merchant NavyMess Room BoyAstrell
Eriksen, Torstein, Merchant NavyMechanicAstrell
Feuer, Paul, Merchant NavyAble SeamanAstrell
Gran, Hans, Merchant NavyMechanicAstrell
Halvorsen, Harry, Merchant NavyOilerAstrell
Hansen, Einar, Merchant NavyCookAstrell
Hansen, Leif Horn, Merchant NavyStokerAstrell
Harkestad, John, Merchant NavyOilerAstrell
Hedges, Dennis, Merchant NavySaloon BoyAstrell
Helgesen, Sverre, Merchant NavyAble SeamanAstrell
Henriksen, Einar, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanAstrell
Johansen, Karl, Merchant NavyThird OfficerAstrell
Johnson, Toralf, Merchant NavyAssistantAstrell
Karlsen, Alf, Merchant NavyBoatswain (Bosun)Astrell
Karlson, Otto, Merchant NavyPumpmanAstrell
Kristoffersen, Bjarne, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanAstrell
Langeland, Arne, Merchant NavySecond OfficerGyda, Astrell
Larsen, Knut, Merchant NavyThird Engineer OfficerAstrell
Madsen, Nils, Merchant NavySecond Engineer OfficerAstrell
Mundal, Johan, Merchant NavyChief Engineer OfficerAstrell
Myhre, Peter, Merchant NavyOilerAstrell
Olsen, Rolf, Merchant NavyStokerAstrell
Omholt, Alf, Merchant NavyAble SeamanAstrell
Pedersen, Trygve, Merchant NavyGunnerAstrell
Risa, Albert, Merchant NavyMechanicAstrell
Salter, Cyril, Merchant NavyGalley BoyAstrell
Samuelsen, Håkon, Merchant NavyRadio OperatorAstrell
Sandnes, Arthur, Merchant NavyAble SeamanAstrell
Showler, John Leslie, British Army23GunnerAstrell +
Simonsen, Eivind, Merchant NavyMechanicAstrell
Skajå, Norman, Merchant NavyStokerAstrell
Stephens, Norman, Merchant NavyEngine BoyAstrell
Taraldsen, Nils Chr., Merchant NavyMasterAstrell
Thoreson, Olav, Merchant NavyCarpenterAstrell
Vasli, 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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