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 Bruse.

Aboard Bruse when hit on 23 Nov 1940

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

NameAgeRankServed on
NorwegianAmundsen, Yngvar William, Merchant NavyChief OfficerBruse +
NorwegianBrekke, Ole Torolf, Merchant NavyMasterBruse
NorwegianEvensen, Håkon, Merchant NavyBoatswain (Bosun)Bruse +
NorwegianHansen, Olai Jonny, Merchant NavyJunior Ordinary SeamanBruse +
NorwegianJansen, Hans Grorud, Merchant NavySecond OfficerBruse
NorwegianKarlsen, Alfred, Merchant Navy42StokerBruse +
NorwegianKristiansen, Kristian Emil, Merchant NavyStokerBruse +
NorwegianLarsen, Bjarne Kristian, Merchant NavySecond Engineer OfficerBruse +
NorwegianLinderzen, Knut Ernst, Merchant NavyTrimmerBruse +
NorwegianLøkvik, Johan, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBruse
NorwegianLøvik, Mathias, Merchant NavyStewardBruse
NorwegianMathiassen, Olaf Mathias, Merchant Navy26Able SeamanBruse, Koll, Andrea Brøvig, Robert E. Lee
NorwegianMørkestøl, Ragnvald, Merchant Navy47Ordinary SeamanBruse +
NorwegianNerem, Rolf Anker, Merchant NavyMess Room BoyBruse +
NorwegianNicolaisen, Birger Olai, Merchant NavyDonkeymanBruse +
NorwegianNilsen, Oskar Emil, Merchant Navy44CookBruse +
NorwegianPedersen, Bjarne William, Merchant NavyStokerBruse +
NorwegianPettersen, Karl, Merchant Navy55Chief Engineer OfficerBruse +
NorwegianSemmerud, Thomas Egil, Merchant Navy28Able SeamanBruse, Innerøy +
NorwegianStrand, Sverre Kasper, Merchant NavyStokerBruse +
NorwegianSvendsen, Otto Emanuel, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBruse +
NorwegianSørlie, Sten Hilding, Merchant NavyDeck BoyBruse +

22 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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