Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Swedish motor merchant

Photo courtesy of Sjöhistoriska Museet, Stockholm

This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the Swedish motor merchant Korshamn.

Aboard Korshamn when hit on 16 Mar 1941

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

NameAgeRankServed on
SwedishAndersson, Bengt, Merchant Navy18WaiterKorshamn +
NorwegianAndreassen, Gunnar, Merchant Navy36Third OfficerKorshamn +
NorwegianBach, Thorstein Wessel, Merchant Navy42MechanicKorshamn +
SwedishBergström, Ernst Ossian, Merchant Navy60Third Engineer OfficerKorshamn +
NorwegianBremseth, Ole Johan, Merchant Navy42Able SeamanKorshamn +
SwedishCarlsson, Nils Oskar, Merchant Navy22MechanicKorshamn +
NorwegianElgaard, Finn Oddvar, Merchant Navy23Ordinary SeamanKorshamn +
NorwegianFjeld, Leif Håkon, Merchant Navy26CookKorshamn +
SwedishFrederiksson, Thord Fredrik, Merchant Navy24MechanicKorshamn +
SwedishFrisk, Bengt Erik, Merchant Navy30Second OfficerKorshamn +
CanadianGroulx, Henry, Merchant NavyCarpenterKorshamn +
NorwegianHolt, Knut, Merchant Navy24Able SeamanKorshamn +
NorwegianHovland, Helmer Ingvaldsen, Merchant Navy22Able SeamanKorshamn +
SwedishJohansson, Karl Walter, Merchant Navy31MechanicKorshamn +
NorwegianKvamme, Jan Harald, Merchant Navy19MechanicKorshamn +
SwedishLantz, S., Merchant NavyMasterKorshamn
DutchLeppe, Leon Frans de, Merchant Navy45ElectricianKorshamn +
NorwegianLübbe, Alf, Merchant Navy19Ordinary SeamanKorshamn +
NorwegianMartinsen, Thorleif Wiik, Merchant Navy19Ordinary SeamanKorshamn +
SwedishNilsson, Karl Johan Albert, Merchant Navy35Ordinary SeamanKorshamn +
SwedishOhlsson, Ejnar Bernhard, Merchant Navy32Chief OfficerKorshamn +
SwedishPettersson, Carl Axel, Merchant Navy30StewardKorshamn +
NorwegianSvendsen, Sverre Einar, Merchant Navy26MechanicKorshamn +
NorwegianTrondsen, Frank Charles, Merchant Navy24Ordinary SeamanKorshamn +
SwedishWestergren, Per Erik Gunnar, Merchant Navy33Chief Engineer OfficerKorshamn +

25 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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