Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Norwegian steam merchant

Photo courtesy of State Library of New South Wales

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

Aboard Rinda when hit on 31 May 1941

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

NameAgeRankServed on
NorwegianAndreassen, Anders Marinius, Merchant Navy58Mess Room BoyRinda
BritishDwyer, George, Merchant Navy33FiremanRinda +
NorwegianFosse, Lauritz, Merchant Navy28FiremanRinda
NorwegianGustavsen, Bernt, Merchant Navy19FiremanRinda, HNoMS Montbretia (K 208) +
NorwegianHalvorsen, Edgar, Merchant Navy28Able SeamanRinda
NorwegianHansen, Hans Hjalmar, Merchant Navy22Ordinary SeamanRinda, L.A. Christensen
NorwegianHansen, Sverre, Merchant Navy25Able SeamanRinda
NorwegianHolmberg, Oskar Arthur, Merchant Navy34Boatswain (Bosun)Rinda +
NorwegianHotvedt, Kristian, Merchant Navy29DonkeymanRinda
NorwegianJohannesen, Johan Arnt, Merchant Navy61Third Engineer OfficerRinda +
NorwegianJonassen, Simon Adolf, Merchant Navy16Ordinary SeamanRinda
NorwegianKnudsen, Thorvald August, Merchant Navy40FiremanRinda, N.T. Nielsen-Alonso
NorwegianKorsvold, Per, Merchant Navy30Able SeamanRinda +
NorwegianKristoffersen, Andrias Christoffer, Merchant Navy51Able SeamanRinda +
NorwegianLarsen, Thorbjørn Noreng, Merchant Navy25CarpenterRinda
NorwegianLund, Wilhelm Andreas, Merchant Navy28Able SeamanRinda
NorwegianNilsen Buer, Arnfin Mathias, Merchant Navy30Radio OperatorRinda
NorwegianOlsen, Niels, Merchant Navy57MasterRinda +
NorwegianOlsen, Odd Rønning, Merchant NavyStewardRinda
NorwegianOlsen, Ragnar Asbjørn, Merchant Navy34Deck BoyRinda +
NorwegianPedersen, Kåre William, Merchant Navy22Galley BoyRinda +
NorwegianPedersen, Leif Andreas Høyerdahl, Merchant Navy47CookRinda +
NorwegianPetterson, Lyder, Merchant Navy26Able SeamanRinda +
NorwegianRabbestølen, Arnfinn, Merchant Navy19Ordinary SeamanRinda
NorwegianSkotte, Thorleif, Merchant Navy46FiremanRinda +
NorwegianSkovrand, Kjell, Merchant Navy29Third OfficerRinda
NorwegianTallaksen, Olaf, Merchant Navy55Second Engineer OfficerRinda
NorwegianThorbjørnsen, Finn Richard, Merchant Navy43Second OfficerRinda
NorwegianTollefsen, Jens Bernt, Merchant Navy67Chief Engineer OfficerRinda +
NorwegianUgland, Nils, Merchant Navy38Chief OfficerRinda
NorwegianWassengen, Einar Fredrik, Merchant Navy34DonkeymanRinda +

31 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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