Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Norwegian motor tanker

Photo courtesy of Roger W. Jordan

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

Aboard Caledonia when hit on 28 Apr 1941

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NameAgeRankServed on
Andresen, Ragnvald, Merchant NavyMasterCaledonia
Berg, Hans, Merchant Navy24ElectricianCaledonia +
Berg, Per Pedersen, Merchant Navy30PumpmanCaledonia +
Brown, Donald, Merchant NavyGalley BoyCaledonia
Bråthen, Leif Harald, Merchant Navy20Able SeamanCaledonia +
Christoffersen, Normann August, Merchant Navy17Ordinary SeamanCaledonia, Ranella
Eiken, Torleif, Merchant Navy21OilerCaledonia +
Ellingsen, Johannes, Merchant NavyBoatswain (Bosun)Caledonia
Gjessing, Erling, Merchant NavyThird Engineer OfficerCaledonia
Gottlieb, Erling Johan, Merchant NavyChief Engineer OfficerCaledonia
Hansen, Hagen Løberg, Merchant Navy23OilerCaledonia +
Hansen, Halvdan, Merchant NavyStewardCaledonia
Hem, Henrik, Merchant Navy30Second Engineer OfficerCaledonia +
Henriksen, Kåre Hegna, Merchant Navy26Able SeamanCaledonia +
Hvitsten, Henry, Merchant NavyMechanicCaledonia
Jacobsen, Ole Anker Hartmann, Merchant Navy31Third OfficerCaledonia +
Jensen, Georg, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanCaledonia
Jensen, Ivar, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanCaledonia
Jensen, Jens, Merchant NavyMess Room BoyCaledonia
Karlsen, Harry Lorang, Merchant Navy28MechanicCaledonia +
Kolstad, Einar, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanCaledonia
Kverndokken, Rudolf, Merchant NavyAble SeamanCaledonia
Larsen, Bendix, Merchant NavyOilerCaledonia
Mathisen, Mads, Merchant NavyAssistant EngineerCaledonia
Olsen, Hans Antoni, Merchant Navy27Ordinary SeamanCaledonia, Koll
Otterbeck, Jørgen, Merchant NavyCookCaledonia
Paulsen, Alf Martin Kjærbo, Merchant Navy47Able SeamanCaledonia, Varangberg +
Salvesen, Alf, Merchant Navy18OilerCaledonia +
Salvesen, Salve, Merchant Navy29OilerCaledonia +
Silkebakken, Ragnar, Merchant NavySecond OfficerCaledonia
Stegane, Johan R., Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanCaledonia
Struck, Arne, Merchant NavyEngine BoyCaledonia
Svendsen, Aksel E., Merchant NavyChief OfficerCaledonia
Ugelstad, John Palmer, Merchant Navy25CarpenterCaledonia +

34 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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