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
NorwegianDahl, Johan, Merchant NavyChief OfficerAltair
NorwegianEndresen, Martin, Merchant NavyCarpenterAltair
NorwegianGundersen, Hillmar, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanAltair
NorwegianGundersen, Lidvald, Merchant NavyStewardAltair
NorwegianHaagensen, Oddmar, Merchant NavyCrew memberAltair
NorwegianHaaland, Michal, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanAltair
NorwegianHansen, Jens, Merchant NavyCrew memberAltair
NorwegianHaugnes, Karl Wilhelm, Merchant NavyChief Engineer OfficerAltair
NorwegianJohansen, Leif, Merchant NavyDonkeymanAltair
NorwegianLarsen, Børre, Merchant NavyTrimmerAltair
NorwegianNagelstad, Torkel, Merchant NavySecond OfficerAltair
NorwegianNilsen, Bjarne, Merchant Navy22Galley BoyAltair
NorwegianOlsen, Johan I., Merchant NavyFireman and TrimmerAltair
NorwegianPedersen, Johannes, Merchant NavyMasterAltair
NorwegianPettersen, Evald, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanAltair
NorwegianRosvold, Peder, Merchant NavyFireman and TrimmerAltair
NorwegianStien, Johan, Merchant NavyAble SeamanAltair
NorwegianTorgsvik, 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.