Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Finnish sailing ship

Photo Courtesy of Jukka Mikkola (

This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the Finnish sailing ship Penang.

Aboard Penang when hit on 8 Dec 1940

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

NameAgeRankServed on
FinnishAndersson, Karl Johan, Merchant Navy18Deck BoyPenang +
FinnishFällman, Viktor Arvid, Merchant Navy27Second OfficerPenang +
FinnishJohansson, Rudolf Valdemar, Merchant Navy24Ordinary SeamanPenang +
FinnishKarlsson, Karl Viktor, Merchant Navy37MasterPenang +
FinnishKjellin, Helge Johan, Merchant Navy17Deck BoyPenang +
FinnishLinde, Uno Johannes, Merchant Navy33StewardPenang +
FinnishLindholm, Eino Kalervo, Merchant Navy24DonkeymanPenang +
BritishLloyd, Winnifred Eileen, Merchant Navy45SailmakerPenang +
AustralianMelhuisen, M., Merchant NavyMess Room BoyPenang +
FinnishNordblom, Klas Erik, Merchant Navy19CookPenang +
FinnishNordström, Helge Walfrid, Merchant Navy24Able SeamanPenang +
DanishPoulsen, Svend Oluf, Merchant Navy33Boatswain (Bosun)Penang +
FinnishRosenberg, Karl L. Albin, Merchant Navy28CarpenterPenang +
FinnishRönnberg, Bjarne Lorenz, Merchant Navy17Deck BoyPenang +
FinnishSinisalo, Aate Asser, Merchant Navy20Ordinary SeamanPenang +
FinnishSutelainen, Olavi, Merchant Navy26Able SeamanPenang +
FinnishWikgren, Harry Waldemar, Merchant Navy29First OfficerPenang +
FinnishÄyräväinen, Uuno Emil, Merchant Navy25Ordinary SeamanPenang +

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?
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