Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Norwegian steam merchant

Photo courtesy of Norsk Maritimt Museum

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

Aboard Altair when hit on 18 Jun 1940

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Dahl, Johan, Merchant NavyChief OfficerAltair
Endresen, Martin, Merchant NavyCarpenterAltair
Gundersen, Hillmar, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanAltair
Gundersen, Lidvald, Merchant NavyStewardAltair
Haagensen, Oddmar, Merchant NavyCrew memberAltair
Haaland, Michal, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanAltair
Hansen, Jens, Merchant NavyCrew memberAltair
Haugnes, Karl Wilhelm, Merchant NavyChief Engineer OfficerAltair
Johansen, Leif, Merchant NavyDonkeymanAltair
Larsen, Børre, Merchant NavyTrimmerAltair
Nagelstad, Torkel, Merchant NavySecond OfficerAltair
Nilsen, Bjarne, Merchant Navy22Galley BoyAltair
Olsen, Johan I., Merchant NavyFireman and TrimmerAltair
Pedersen, Johannes, Merchant NavyMasterAltair
Pettersen, Evald, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanAltair
Rosvold, Peder, Merchant NavyFireman and TrimmerAltair
Stien, Johan, Merchant NavyAble SeamanAltair
Torgsvik, Hans Bergen, Merchant NavySecond Engineer OfficerAltair

18 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?
If you wish to add a crewmember to the listing we would need most of this information: ship name, nationality, name, dob, place of birth, service (merchant marine, ...), rank or job on board. We have place for a photo as well if provided. You can e-mail us the information here.