Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Danish 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 Danish steam merchant Bothal.

Aboard Bothal when hit on 20 Mar 1940

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NameAgeRankServed on
DanishDeleuran, Viggo, Merchant Navy54Chief Engineer OfficerBothal +
DanishHemmingsen, Hans Peter Magnus, Merchant Navy60FiremanBothal +
DanishJensen, Hans Frederik, Merchant Navy62MasterBothal +
DanishJensen, Thor Frederik, Merchant Navy22Assistant EngineerBothal +
DanishJøns, Hans Valdemsr, Merchant Navy25FiremanBothal +
DanishLarsen, Barthol Ryge, Merchant Navy31Second OfficerBothal +
DanishNielsen, Lars Peder, Merchant Navy44Boatswain (Bosun)Bothal +
DanishNielsen, Ove, Merchant Navy19Ordinary SeamanBothal +
DanishNielsen, Viggo Anton, Merchant Navy24Second Engineer OfficerBothal +
DanishOlsen, Elieser Martin, Merchant Navy34FiremanBothal +
DanishPedersen, Børge Curt Dich, Merchant Navy17Mess Room BoyBothal +
DanishSchneider, Johan Carl Georg, Merchant Navy43StewardBothal +
DanishSimonsen, Heinrich Boot, Merchant Navy16Junior Ordinary SeamanBothal +
DanishSkjerner, Valdemar Christian Frederik, Merchant Navy53CookBothal +
DanishThomassen, Ole Joan Simon, Merchant Navy35Chief OfficerBothal +

15 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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