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

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

NameAgeRankServed on
NorwegianAndresen, Ragnvald, Merchant NavyMasterCaledonia
NorwegianBerg, Hans, Merchant Navy24ElectricianCaledonia +
NorwegianBerg, Per Pedersen, Merchant Navy30PumpmanCaledonia +
BritishBrown, Donald, Merchant NavyGalley BoyCaledonia
NorwegianBråthen, Leif Harald, Merchant Navy20Able SeamanCaledonia +
NorwegianChristoffersen, Normann August, Merchant Navy17Ordinary SeamanCaledonia, Ranella
NorwegianEiken, Torleif, Merchant Navy21OilerCaledonia +
NorwegianEllingsen, Johannes, Merchant NavyBoatswain (Bosun)Caledonia
NorwegianGjessing, Erling, Merchant NavyThird Engineer OfficerCaledonia
NorwegianGottlieb, Erling Johan, Merchant NavyChief Engineer OfficerCaledonia
NorwegianHansen, Hagen Løberg, Merchant Navy23OilerCaledonia +
NorwegianHansen, Halvdan, Merchant NavyStewardCaledonia
NorwegianHem, Henrik, Merchant Navy30Second Engineer OfficerCaledonia +
NorwegianHenriksen, Kåre Hegna, Merchant Navy26Able SeamanCaledonia +
NorwegianHvitsten, Henry, Merchant NavyMechanicCaledonia
NorwegianJacobsen, Ole Anker Hartmann, Merchant Navy31Third OfficerCaledonia +
NorwegianJensen, Georg, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanCaledonia
NorwegianJensen, Ivar, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanCaledonia
NorwegianJensen, Jens, Merchant NavyMess Room BoyCaledonia
NorwegianKarlsen, Harry Lorang, Merchant Navy28MechanicCaledonia +
NorwegianKolstad, Einar, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanCaledonia
NorwegianKverndokken, Rudolf, Merchant NavyAble SeamanCaledonia
NorwegianLarsen, Bendix, Merchant NavyOilerCaledonia
NorwegianMathisen, Mads, Merchant NavyAssistant EngineerCaledonia
NorwegianOlsen, Hans Antoni, Merchant Navy27Ordinary SeamanCaledonia, Koll
NorwegianOtterbeck, Jørgen, Merchant NavyCookCaledonia
NorwegianPaulsen, Alf Martin Kjærbo, Merchant Navy47Able SeamanCaledonia, Varangberg +
NorwegianSalvesen, Alf, Merchant Navy18OilerCaledonia +
NorwegianSalvesen, Salve, Merchant Navy29OilerCaledonia +
NorwegianSilkebakken, Ragnar, Merchant NavySecond OfficerCaledonia
NorwegianStegane, Johan R., Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanCaledonia
NorwegianStruck, Arne, Merchant NavyEngine BoyCaledonia
NorwegianSvendsen, Aksel E., Merchant NavyChief OfficerCaledonia
NorwegianUgelstad, 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.

People missing from this listing? Or perhaps additional information?
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