Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Norwegian steam merchant

Photo Courtesy of Library of Contemporary History, Stuttgart

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

Aboard Gro when hit on 7 Sep 1940

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NameAgeRankServed on
Andresen, Viktor, Merchant NavyStokerGro
Astad, Anbjørn Marthinius, Merchant NavyMess Room BoyGro +
Brandal, Bernt, Merchant NavyBoatswain (Bosun)Gro
Brun, Paul, Merchant NavyMasterGro
Bye, William, Merchant NavyAble SeamanGro
Dalhaug, Ingvald, Merchant NavyChief OfficerGro
Eltervaag, Gerhard, Merchant NavyThird Engineer OfficerGro +
Engh, Haakon, Merchant NavyCookGro
Fugledal, Otto Blichfeldt, Merchant NavyStokerGro +
Furdal, Johannes, Merchant NavyAble SeamanGro
Gjerde, Odd, Merchant NavyAble SeamanGro
Isdahl, Magnus, Merchant NavyAble SeamanGro
Johannessen, Arthur B., Merchant NavyAble SeamanGro
Johnsen, Einar, Merchant NavyJunior Ordinary SeamanGro
Jørgensen, Sverre Andreas, Merchant NavyTrimmerGro +
Larsen, Einar Olaf, Merchant NavyTrimmerGro +
Monsen, Olav Emil, Merchant NavyThird OfficerGro +
Moy, Oskar, Merchant NavyStokerGro
Myklebust, Johan Andreas, Merchant Navy37Second OfficerGro +
Nilsen, Kjeld Anker, Merchant NavyStokerGro +
Olsen, Aksel, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanGro
Rimstad, Lars, Merchant NavyAble SeamanGro
Skaara, Nils Larsen, Merchant NavyTrimmerGro +
Storstad, Arild, Merchant NavyDeck BoyGro
Svåsand, Johan, Merchant NavyDonkeymanGro +
Sørensen, Herolf, Merchant NavyGalley BoyGro
Tjosas, Odd Holger, Merchant NavyStokerGro +
Tumyr, Martin, Merchant NavyChief Engineer OfficerGro
Tumyr, Odd, Merchant NavySecond Engineer OfficerGro
Westad, Arnulf, Merchant NavyRadio OperatorGro
Wilhelmsen, Wilhelm Lorentz, Merchant Navy57StewardGro
Øren, Martin, Merchant NavyStokerGro

32 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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