Ships hit by U-boats

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Peter Mærsk

British 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 British motor merchant Peter Mærsk.

Aboard Peter Mærsk when hit on 7 Dec 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
Aggerholm, Otto, Merchant Navy50MasterPeter Mærsk +
Annells, James William Leonard, British Army19Gunner (DEMS gunner)Peter Mærsk +
Arp, Knud Dessau, Merchant Navy22Fourth OfficerPeter Mærsk +
Barton, Reginald Augustus, CivilianPassengerPeter Mærsk +
Bjorgheim, Johannes Ferdinand, Merchant Navy26Chief CookPeter Mærsk +
Boardman, Jack, Merchant Navy17Third Radio OfficerPeter Mærsk +
Camfield, Kenneth Arthur George, Merchant Navy18Second Radio OfficerPeter Mærsk +
Carlile, John Henry, British Army21Gunner (DEMS gunner)Peter Mærsk +
Christiansen, Frithiof Helge, Merchant Navy29Third OfficerPeter Mærsk +
Coughlan, William James, Merchant Navy20Deck BoyPeter Mærsk +
Dale, John, Merchant Navy23Assistant CookPeter Mærsk +
Davison, George Edward, Merchant Navy18Ordinary SeamanPeter Mærsk +
Donnell, William Orlando, British Army25Lance Bombardier (DEMS gunner)Peter Mærsk +
Feighery, James Francis, Merchant Navy18Assistant StewardPeter Mærsk +
Gardner, Raymond Hunt, Civilian23PassengerPeter Mærsk +
Hansen, Jens Jorgen, Merchant Navy19Second Cook and BakerPeter Mærsk +
Hjorth, Per Svend Knud Jacob, Merchant Navy18Ordinary SeamanPeter Mærsk +
Ivemey, Norman Frank, Civilian22PassengerPeter Mærsk +
Jacobsen, August Niels Peter Cohn, Merchant Navy53ElectricianPeter Mærsk +
Jacobsen, Flemming Anders Klyver, Merchant Navy20Able SeamanPeter Mærsk +
Jensen, Niels Marius, Merchant Navy32Able SeamanPeter Mærsk +
Johnston, Peter Arthur, Merchant Navy23Assistant EngineerPeter Mærsk +
Jørgensen, Poul, Merchant Navy21Ordinary SeamanPeter Mærsk +
Kiss, Samuel Frank, RN19Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Peter Mærsk +
Kordeczki, Franz, Merchant Navy28GreaserPeter Mærsk +
Kristensen, Ernst Peter, Merchant Navy32Second Engineer OfficerPeter Mærsk +
Larsen, Niels Julius, Merchant Navy26GreaserPeter Mærsk +
Larsen, Robert Eigil, Merchant Navy26Third Engineer OfficerPeter Mærsk +
Lord, Sam Leslie, RNVR38Passenger (Surgeon Lieutenant-Commander)Peter Mærsk +
Madsen, Laurits Christian, Merchant Navy22Able SeamanPeter Mærsk +
Manley, Joseph, Merchant Navy23Assistant EngineerPeter Mærsk +
Matthiesen, Matthias, Merchant Navy29CarpenterPeter Mærsk +
Maughan, Norman, RNVR29Passenger (Lieutenant)Peter Mærsk +
McGarrigle, John, Merchant Navy27GreaserPeter Mærsk +
McLean, Malcolm, Merchant Navy16Assistant StewardPeter Mærsk +
Mohamed Ahmed, , Merchant Navy32Assistant StewardPeter Mærsk +
Munk, Alfred, Merchant Navy46Able SeamanPeter Mærsk +
Musa Athman, , Merchant Navy26Galley BoyPeter Mærsk +
Nielsen, Christian Ende, Merchant Navy35Chief StewardPeter Mærsk +
Nielsen, Einar, Merchant Navy35Ordinary SeamanPeter Mærsk +
Nielsen, Niels Peter, Merchant Navy45Able SeamanPeter Mærsk +
Nyberg, Georg, Merchant Navy48Assistant EngineerPeter Mærsk +
Olsen, Henning Jørgen, Merchant Navy26Able SeamanPeter Mærsk +
Olsen, Jørgen Levin, Merchant Navy20Able SeamanPeter Mærsk +
Pearse, Thomas John, Civilian36PassengerPeter Mærsk +
Pedersen, Henry, Merchant Navy29Second OfficerPeter Mærsk +
Pedersen, Svend Bøgild, Merchant Navy53Boatswain (Bosun)Peter Mærsk +
Perkins, Herbert, Merchant Navy31Assistant StewardPeter Mærsk +
Persson, Kuno Arno Hjalmar, Merchant Navy21Ordinary SeamanPeter Mærsk +
Petersen, Willy, Merchant Navy28Able SeamanPeter Mærsk +
Rasmussen, Harald Julius, Merchant Navy34First Radio OfficerPeter Mærsk +
Rasmussen, Viggo, Merchant Navy42Fourth Engineer OfficerPeter Mærsk +
Riiser, Christian, Merchant Navy55Chief Engineer OfficerPeter Mærsk +
Schonbeck, Axel Hugo, Merchant Navy37Fifth Engineer OfficerPeter Mærsk +
Shenton, Reginald Arthur, Civilian34PassengerPeter Mærsk +
Stephenson, George, RN22Leading Seaman (DEMS)Peter Mærsk +
Strømvig, Leo Alexander Norbo, Merchant Navy39Chief OfficerPeter Mærsk +
Sullivan, Charles, British Army21Gunner (DEMS gunner)Peter Mærsk +
Swash, Albert Edward, Merchant Navy18Second StewardPeter Mærsk +
Sørensen, Kristian Adolf, Merchant Navy24Assistant EngineerPeter Mærsk +
Tulip, William, RN31Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Peter Mærsk +
Wade, Anthony John, RN19Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Peter Mærsk +
Yates, William, Merchant Navy23Assistant EngineerPeter Mærsk +

63 persons found.

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