Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Swedish steam merchant

Photo courtesy of Sjöhistoriska Museet, Stockholm

This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the Swedish steam merchant Neva.

Aboard Neva when hit on 22 Jan 1943

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

NameAgeRankServed on
SwedishAhlström, Gustaf Bertil, Merchant Navy45MasterNeva +
SwedishHammarstrand, G.E., Merchant NavyAble SeamanNeva
EstonianHeinmets, Karlo J., Merchant NavyThird OfficerNeva +
EstonianKaelep, August, Merchant NavyFireman and TrimmerNeva +
SwedishKarlsson, Alf Einar, Merchant Navy25Able SeamanNeva +
EstonianKopli, August, Merchant NavyChief Engineer OfficerNeva +
EstonianLahesaar, Johannes, Merchant NavyChief OfficerNeva +
SwedishLindahl, Edvin Lennart, Merchant Navy29Second OfficerNeva +
EstonianMeerents, Meinhard, Merchant NavyFireman and TrimmerNeva +
EstonianMets, Julius, Merchant NavyAble SeamanNeva +
EstonianMuruste, Arvo, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanNeva +
PortugueseNoberto, Antonio, Merchant NavyCookNeva +
New ZealandNorman, Geoffrey, Merchant Navy21TrimmerNeva +
EstonianOispuu, Erich L., Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanNeva +
SwedishPettersson, Otto Albin, Merchant Navy45DonkeymanNeva +
BritishRoberts, Peter Edgar Bufton, Merchant Navy21Mess Room BoyNeva +
BritishRogan, Gerald Fitzpatrick, Merchant Navy30Ordinary SeamanNeva +
SwedishSkoglund, Johan Artur, Merchant Navy24Fireman and TrimmerNeva +
EstonianTamm, Heinrich, Merchant NavySecond Engineer OfficerNeva +
EstonianVau, Rudolf, Merchant NavyThird Engineer OfficerNeva +
SwedishÅklundh, Axel, Merchant NavyStewardNeva

21 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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