Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Norwegian motor merchant

Photo Courtesy of Library of Contemporary History, Stuttgart

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

Aboard Taranger when hit on 3 May 1941

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

NameAgeRankServed on
BritishAddison, Cyril, Merchant NavyGalley BoyTaranger
NorwegianBrandsdal, Konrad, Merchant NavyAble SeamanTaranger
NorwegianBruntvedt, Olai, Merchant NavyCarpenterTaranger
NorwegianChristiansen, Einar, Merchant NavyThird Engineer OfficerTaranger
NorwegianDrageide, Engel, Merchant NavySecond Engineer OfficerTaranger
NorwegianFinnerud, Finn Severin, Merchant Navy18Ordinary SeamanBeduin, Taranger
NorwegianGeitrheim, Birger, Merchant NavyMechanicTaranger
NorwegianGjøse, Sverre, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanTaranger
NorwegianGullaksen, Erling, Merchant NavyOilerTaranger
NorwegianHansen, Hans, Merchant NavyOilerTaranger
NorwegianHenanger, Peder, Merchant NavyElectricianTaranger
NorwegianHøiemsvoll, Olav, Merchant NavyOilerTaranger
NorwegianJuvik, Martin, Merchant NavyAssistant EngineerTaranger
NorwegianJørgensen, Anton, Merchant NavyMechanicTaranger
NorwegianKruse, Reidar, Merchant NavyAble SeamanTaranger
NorwegianLunde, Birger, Merchant Navy27Second Officer/Radio OperatorTaranger, Blink, Oregon Express
NorwegianManum, Alf L., Merchant NavyChief OfficerTaranger
NorwegianMæland, Knut Martin, Merchant Navy40Chief Engineer OfficerTaranger, Nyholt +
NorwegianNystad, Hans, Merchant NavyStewardTaranger
NorwegianRavn, Vidkun Amandus, Merchant Navy17Ordinary SeamanErik Frisell, Brandanger, Beduin, Taranger
BritishRooney, Thomas, Merchant NavyMess Room BoyTaranger
NorwegianRosendahl, Ingolf, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanTaranger
NorwegianRøsand, Lars, Merchant NavyAble SeamanTaranger
NorwegianRøssevold, Tiedemann, Merchant NavyCookTaranger
NorwegianSibbern, Ole Karsten, Merchant NavyOilerTaranger
NorwegianSkjulestad, Sigfred, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanTaranger
NorwegianSolberg, Sverre, Merchant Marine38MasterTaranger +
NorwegianSolen, Jacob, Merchant NavyAble SeamanTaranger
NorwegianTveitvaag, Birger, Merchant NavyThird OfficerTaranger
NorwegianUlleberg, Finn, Merchant NavyMechanicTaranger
NorwegianVeum, Erling, Merchant NavyBoatswain (Bosun)Taranger
BritishWalsh, James, Merchant NavyEngine BoyTaranger
BritishWilkinson, Joseph, Merchant NavySaloon BoyTaranger

33 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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