Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

South America

Norwegian motor tanker

Photo courtesy of the Allen Collection

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

Aboard South America when hit on 6 Apr 1944

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Adelino, Louis, Merchant NavyCookSouth America
Ambjørnsen, Alf, Merchant NavyMasterSouth America
Andvik, Ørnulf, Merchant NavyThird Engineer OfficerCorneville, South America
Beckman, Johan, Merchant NavyAble SeamanSouth America
Bull, William, Merchant NavySaloon BoySouth America
Campton, Cyril, GunnerSouth America
Cobb, Robert, Merchant NavyRadio OperatorSouth America
Connell, R.S., GunnerSouth America
Eide, Jarl, Merchant NavyAble SeamanSouth America
Gaarder, Haakon, Merchant NavySecond Engineer OfficerSouth America
Ginger, M., GunnerSouth America
Gjerstad, Alfred, Merchant NavyMechanicSouth America
Gulbrandsen, Leonard, Merchant NavyAble SeamanSouth America
Gunn, James, GunnerSouth America
Haakonsen, Jacob, Merchant NavyMechanicSouth America
Haaversen, Sigurd, Merchant NavyChief OfficerSouth America
Heimdal, Jens, Merchant NavyAble SeamanSouth America
Johansen, Hans O., Merchant NavyFourth Engineer OfficerSouth America
Jørgensen, Sigurd, Merchant NavyAble SeamanSouth America
Lunn, John Rugby, Merchant NavyRadio OperatorSouth America
Lydersen, Bernhard, Merchant NavySecond OfficerSouth America
Marjoram, George, Merchant NavyMess Room BoySouth America
Midtgaard, Ragnvald, Merchant NavyAble SeamanSouth America
Morland, Osvald, Merchant NavyElectricianSouth America
Mullerts, Arnulf, Merchant NavyMechanicSouth America
Naley, Knut, Merchant NavyAble SeamanSouth America
Nilsen, Alf, Merchant NavyMechanicSouth America
Ocaome, J., GunnerSouth America
Pettersen, Peder K., Merchant NavyChief Engineer OfficerSouth America
Powell, J.J., GunnerSouth America
Putney, Ray, Merchant NavyMess Room BoySouth America
Rabben, Johan, Merchant NavyMechanicSouth America
Rolandsen, Arvid, Merchant NavyRadio OperatorSouth America
Runde, Petter, Merchant NavyCarpenterSouth America
Sahlsten, Ragnar, Merchant NavyThird OfficerSouth America
Schibsted, Harald, Merchant NavyBoatswain (Bosun)South America
Shu Woo Wang, , Merchant NavyOilerSouth America
Startford, William, GunnerSouth America
Tellefsen, Charles, Merchant NavyPumpmanSouth America
Thorbjørnsen, Kaare, Merchant NavyAble SeamanSouth America
Torgersen, Torger, Merchant NavyAble SeamanSouth America
Watts, Geoffrey, Merchant NavySaloon BoySouth America

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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