Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Icelandic steam 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 Icelandic steam merchant Godafoss.

Aboard Godafoss when hit on 10 Nov 1944

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Árnason, Guðmundur, Merchant Navy24Chief StewardGodafoss
Briem, Sigrún, Civilian33PassengerGodafoss +
Bæringsson, Hermann, Merchant Navy35Second Engineer OfficerGodafoss
Dagfinnsson, Stefán, Merchant Navy49Second OfficerGodafoss
Downey, Ellen Ingibjörg Wagle, Civilian23PassengerGodafoss +
Downey, William, Civilian3PassengerGodafoss +
Eðvaldsson, Eyjólfur, Merchant Navy48First Radio OfficerGodafoss +
Einarsson, Jakob Sigurjón, Merchant Navy36WaiterGodafoss +
Finnbogason, Guðmundur, Merchant Navy21CookGodafoss
Friðgeirsdóttir, Sigrún, CivilianPassengerGodafoss +
Friðgeirsson, Óli, Civilian7PassengerGodafoss +
Friðgeirsson, Sverrir, Civilian2PassengerGodafoss +
Gíslason, Sigurður, Merchant Navy55MasterGodafoss
Guðbjörnsson, Jóhann, Merchant Navy19Able SeamanGodafoss
Guðjónsson, Frímann, Merchant Navy35CookGodafoss
Guðlaugsson, Guðmundur, Merchant Navy55Fourth Engineer OfficerGodafoss +
Guðmundsson, Sigurður, Merchant Navy18Able SeamanGodafoss
Guðnason, Aðalsteinn, Merchant Navy22Second Radio OfficerGodafoss
Hafliðason, Pétur Már, Merchant Navy17FiremanGodafoss +
Hallsson, Randver, Merchant Navy47Able SeamanGodafoss +
Haraldsson, Sigurður, Merchant Navy27Third Engineer OfficerGodafoss +
Ingimundarson, Sigurður Einar, Merchant Navy47Able SeamanGodafoss +
Ingjaldsdóttir, Lára Elín, Merchant Navy42StewardessGodafoss +
Ingvarsson, Ingólfur, Merchant Navy19Able SeamanGodafoss
James, Benjamin Lewis, RN17SignalmanGodafoss +
Jóhannsson, Árni, Merchant Navy18FiremanGodafoss
Jóhannsson, Gunnar, Merchant Navy28Able SeamanGodafoss
Jónsson, Arnar Örlygur, Merchant Navy26QuartermasterGodafoss
Jónsson, Baldur, Merchant Navy21Able SeamanGodafoss
Jónsson, Hafliði, Merchant Navy60Chief Engineer OfficerGodafoss +
Kristjánsson, Agnar, Civilian19PassengerGodafoss
Kristjánsson, Jón K. G., Merchant Navy51FiremanGodafoss +
Kærnested, Ragnar, Merchant Navy27OfficerGodafoss +
Loftsson, Steinþór, Civilian21PassengerGodafoss +
Magnússon, Eymundur, Merchant NavyChief OfficerGodafoss
Oddsson, Sigurður Jóhann, Merchant Navy41CookGodafoss +
Ólafsson, Þórir, Merchant Navy39Third OfficerGodafoss +
Ólafsson Olsen, Oddur Stefán, Merchant Navy31FiremanGodafoss
Ólason, Friðgeir, Civilian32PassengerGodafoss +
Pálsdóttir Þormar, Sigríður, Civilian20PassengerGodafoss +
Sigurðardóttir, Áslaug, Civilian25PassengerGodafoss
Sigurðsson, Halldór, Civilian21PassengerGodafoss +
Skúlason, Stefán, Merchant Navy14Mess Room BoyGodafoss
Sveinsson, Sigurður, Merchant Navy28Able SeamanGodafoss +

44 persons found.

Served on indicates the ships we have listed for the person, some were stationed on multiple ships hit by U-boats.

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