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 Dettifoss.

Aboard Dettifoss when hit on 21 Feb 1945

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

NameAgeRankServed on
IcelandicÁgústsson, Ragnar Georg, Merchant Navy21Able SeamanDettifoss +
IcelandicAndrésson, Gísli, Merchant Navy23Able SeamanDettifoss +
IcelandicÁrnason, Bjarni, CivilianPassengerDettifoss
IcelandicÁsbjörnsson, Hlöðver Oliver, Merchant Navy26Able SeamanDettifoss +
IcelandicÁsgeirsson, Baldvin, Merchant NavyChief StewardDettifoss
IcelandicBergin, Eugenie Hallgrímsson, Civilian28PassengerDettifoss
IcelandicBjarnason, Jón, Merchant Navy35Able SeamanDettifoss +
IcelandicBjarnason, Lárus, CivilianPassengerDettifoss
IcelandicBogason, Jón Sigurður Karl Kristján, Merchant Navy52StewardDettifoss +
IcelandicBöðvarsson, Jónas, Merchant NavyMasterDettifoss
IcelandicEinarsson, Valdimar, Merchant NavyFirst Radio OfficerDettifoss
IcelandicEyjólfsson, Guðmundur, Merchant Navy29Able SeamanDettifoss +
IcelandicGíslason, Davíð, Merchant Navy53Chief OfficerDettifoss +
IcelandicGuðmundsson, Gísli, Merchant NavyCookDettifoss
IcelandicGuðmundsson, Jón, Merchant Navy38Boatswain (Bosun)Dettifoss +
IcelandicGuðmundsson, Ragnar, CivilianPassengerDettifoss
IcelandicHafliðason, Hafliði, Merchant NavySecond Engineer OfficerDettifoss
IcelandicHinriksson, Stefán, Merchant Navy46FiremanDettifoss +
IcelandicJakobsson, Ragnar, Merchant Navy19FiremanDettifoss +
IcelandicJónsdóttir, Guðrún, Civilian33PassengerDettifoss +
IcelandicJónsson, Davíð Sigmundur, CivilianPassengerDettifoss
IcelandicJónsson, Erlendur, Merchant NavyAble SeamanDettifoss
IcelandicJónsson, Hallgrímur, Merchant NavyChief Engineer OfficerDettifoss
IcelandicKristjánsdóttir, Nikólína, Merchant NavyStewardessDettifoss
IcelandicKristjánsson, Erla, CivilianPassengerDettifoss
IcelandicLaxdal, Helgi, Merchant Navy24FiremanDettifoss +
IcelandicLíndal, Anton, Merchant NavyCookDettifoss
IcelandicMagnúsdóttir, Sigrún, CivilianPassengerDettifoss
IcelandicMagnússon, Ásgeir, Merchant NavyThird Engineer OfficerDettifoss
IcelandicMelsted, Páll Bjarnason, CivilianPassengerDettifoss
IcelandicÓlafsson, Eiríkur, Merchant NavyThird OfficerDettifoss
IcelandicÓlafsson, Ólafur Björn, CivilianPassengerDettifoss
IcelandicPetersen, Skúli, CivilianPassengerDettifoss
IcelandicRósantsson, Theodór Helgi, CivilianPassengerDettifoss
IcelandicSigurðsson, Jóhannes, Merchant Navy38QuartermasterDettifoss +
IcelandicSigurjónsson, Sigurjón, Merchant NavyDonkeymanDettifoss
IcelandicSímonarson, Kristján, Merchant NavyAble SeamanDettifoss
IcelandicSkúlason, Kolbeinn, Merchant NavyFiremanDettifoss
IcelandicStefánsdóttir, Vilborg, Civilian49PassengerDettifoss +
IcelandicSteingrímsson, Tryggvi, Merchant NavyStewardDettifoss
IcelandicSvanbergsson, Sigurgeir, Merchant NavyFiremanDettifoss
IcelandicTómasson, Ólafur, Merchant NavySecond OfficerDettifoss
IcelandicZoega, Berta Steinunn, Civilian33PassengerDettifoss +
IcelandicÞorsteinsson, Bogi, Merchant NavySecond Radio OfficerDettifoss

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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