Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Norwegian motor merchant

Photo from City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 447-2030

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

Aboard Brand when hit on 12 May 1943

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Andersen, Søren, Merchant NavySecond OfficerBrand
Andersen, Willy, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBrand
Arnesen, Arthur Magnar, Merchant Navy21MechanicEidanger, Brand
Balwin, Edward, GunnerBrand
Batten, Alfred Herbert, GunnerBrand
Beaghen, Geoffrey, Merchant NavyThird Radio OperatorBrand
Blomquist, Reinholdt, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBrand
Borgen, Leif, Merchant NavyMechanicBrand
Conway, David, Merchant NavyMess Room BoyBrand
Ehnebom, Tommy, Merchant NavyCookBrand
Fogarty, Ernst, Merchant NavyMess Room BoyBrand
Frøderberg, Henry, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBrand
Gaskell, H., GunnerBrand
Guldbrandsen, E., Merchant NavyMechanicBrand
Gundersen, Henry, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBrand
Hansen, Erling, Merchant NavyThird Engineer OfficerBrand
Helgesen, Reidar, Merchant NavyMasterBrand
Henriksen, Henry, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBrand
Homer, Arthur Edward, RN32Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Brand +
Irwing, Walter, Merchant NavySecond Radio OperatorBrand
Jonassen, Trygve, Merchant Navy21Able SeamanPatrick J. Hurley, Brand
Larsen, Lars, Merchant NavyThird OfficerBrand
Lea, Ronald, GunnerBrand
Myhre, Sigurd, Merchant NavyMechanicBrand
Nanseth, Hans Chr., Merchant NavyChief Engineer OfficerBrand
Newsome, Henry, Merchant NavyMess Room BoyBrand
Norenes, Lars G., Merchant NavyMechanicBrand
Nygaard, Johannes Johansen, Merchant NavyAssistant EngineerBrand
Olsen, Andreas Evald, Merchant Navy40StewardBrand +
Olsen, Ole T., Merchant NavyCarpenterBrand
Olsen, Torbjørn Ness, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBrand
Rasmussen, Oddleiv, Merchant NavyRadio OperatorBrand
Røed-Olsen, Thorbjørn, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBrand
Solheim, Alf, Merchant NavyMechanicBrand
Sulland, Rolf, Merchant NavyElectricianBrand
Sørensen, Laurits, Merchant Navy53Chief OfficerBrand +
Sørlie, Hans, Merchant NavyBoatswain (Bosun)Brand
Taylor, Stanley, Merchant NavyMess Room BoyBrand
Thingstad, Karl, Merchant NavySecond Engineer OfficerBrand
Todd, John, GunnerBrand
Walsh, Eric, Merchant NavyMess Room BoyBrand
Welle, Harald, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanBrand

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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