Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Swedish motor tanker

Photo courtesy of Lennarth Falleth

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

Aboard Castor when hit on 31 Mar 1941

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NameAgeRankServed on
Ahlberg, Charles Henry, Merchant Navy41CookCastor
Anderson, Ernst Johan Edvard, Merchant Navy42MechanicCastor
Andersson, Anders, Merchant Navy49StewardCastor +
Andersson, Hervin Georg, Merchant Navy27Mess Room BoyCastor +
Andersson, Vitus Waldemar, Merchant Navy29MechanicCastor
Beijer, Per Ingemar, Merchant Navy21Ordinary SeamanCastor +
Blomberg, Stig Börje, Merchant Navy22Deck HandCastor
Blucker, Carl Ferdinand, Merchant Navy43CarpenterCastor
Carlsson, Sven Robert, Merchant Navy50PumpmanCastor
Hallberg, Adolf Lennart, Merchant Navy42CookCastor
Hansson, Carl Gunnar Arvid, Merchant Navy30Deck HandCastor
Heijde, Folke, Merchant Navy16Assistant MechanicCastor +
Holmgren, Gösta Harry, Merchant Navy22Deck HandCastor
Holst, Roland, Merchant Navy18Saloon BoyCastor +
Jeppsson, Karl Johan Ludvig, Merchant Navy44Chief OfficerCastor +
Johansson, Carl Gottfrid Verner, Merchant Navy52MechanicCastor
Johnsson, Alvar Henry, Merchant Navy21Deck HandCastor
Julin, David Harald, Merchant Navy44MasterCastor +
Jönsson, Malte Johan Hartvig, Merchant Navy23Leading MechanicCastor
Karlsson, Karl Albin, Merchant Navy54Chief Engineer OfficerCastor
Karlsson, Karl Otto, Merchant Navy45MechanicCastor
Kockum, Conny Sixten Lorens, Merchant Navy45ElectricianCastor
Lange, Nils Roland, Merchant Navy37Deck HandCastor
Larson, Fritz Efraim, Merchant Navy41Radio OperatorCastor +
Mattsson, Erik, Merchant Navy41Second Engineer OfficerCastor +
Nilsson, Elvir, Merchant Navy35Third OfficerCastor +
Oscarsson, Erik Johan Oscar, Merchant Navy20MechanicCastor
Persson, Alf Oscar, Merchant Navy22Third Engineer OfficerCastor +
Persson, Johan Sigfrid, Merchant Navy40Boatswain (Bosun)Castor
Rundblad, Axel, Merchant Navy41Able SeamanCastor +
Sandström, Robert Bruno, Merchant Navy48Second OfficerCastor +
Strandell, Sven Ove, Merchant Navy20Deck HandCastor
Svensson, Carl Erik, Merchant Navy23Deck HandCastor
Söderholm, Malte Jonas, Merchant Navy32MechanicCastor
Tengquist, Nils Holger, Merchant Navy16Deck BoyCastor +
Wallin, Bror Eugen, Merchant Navy40First Engineer OfficerCastor +

36 persons found.

Served on indicates the ships we have listed for the person, some were stationed on multiple ships hit by U-boats.

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