Ships hit by U-boats during WWII

Crew lists from Ships hit by U-boats

This is a database on the people who perished or survived attacks by German U-boats during WWII. This work is still very much in development but we have about one-third of the people who died already listed.


Allies Merchant Marine people by last name

A (3910), B (7362), C (5960), D (4011), E (1842), F (2857), G (3851), H (6442), I (550), J (2923), K (3146), L (4135), M (8251), N (1953), O (1529), P (4246), Q (165), R (4031), S (7831), T (3210), U (273), V (1124), W (4763), X (8), Y (440), Z (283), Å (33), Æ (2), Ö (5), Š (3), Ž (1), Ø (68), Þ (7)

85,215 people found

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Merchant personnel85,215 people
Roster entries86,632 (for 85,217 people)
ServicePersons
Merchant Navy41,723
RN13,323
Merchant Marine7,837
USNR4,572
Civilian2,796
USN2,557
US Army1,540
Regio Esercito1,303
British Army1,223
RCNVR781
RM739
RNVR642
RNPS514
RNR478
NAP396
Free French Navy384
Royal Dutch Navy373
FAA366
Fishing Fleet316
RFR310
USCG260
RAF222
USCGR219
RAFVR217
Polish Navy185
RCN173
Royal Norwegian Navy141
Canadian Army128
Kriegsmarine116
French Navy100
RAN99
South African Army95
RCNR93
Soviet Navy89
Vichy French Navy81
Royal Dutch Army78
RANR73
RCAF60
NAAFI51
Polish Army33
Regia Marina25
SANF25
Royal Norwegian Army22
USMCR22
WRNS22
USMC20
Libyan Arab Force19
RANVR18
RNZAF18
Nigeria Naval Defence Force17
RAAF12
Red Cross11
RNZN9
RNZNVR9
Belgian Navy8
Royal Norwegian Air Force7
Royal Iraq Army5
Indian Army4
Royal Dutch Air Force3
Free French Forces2
Soviet Army2
RNZNR2
New Zealand Army2
Brazilian Army1
RIN1
USPHS1
Brazilian Navy1
French Army1
84,975
NationalityPersons
British39,399
American16,215
Norwegian6,978
Indian3,802
Dutch3,680
Canadian2,616
Italian2,528
Chinese1,599
Danish1,043
French928
Swedish770
Belgian693
Irish577
Greek572
Australian417
South African317
Polish289
Soviet208
Icelandic191
Portuguese160
Cuban155
Estonian149
Maltese139
German132
New Zealand124
Finnish123
Yugoslavian122
Brazilian110
Spanish108
Latvian108
Puerto Rican104
Philippine96
Malay87
Egyptian66
Faroese54
Mexican54
Honduran47
Venezuelan34
Nigerian29
Palestinian25
Russian23
Chilean20
Uruguayan19
Libyan19
Argentinian16
Iraqi10
Austrian10
Ecuadorian10
Hungarian9
Colombian8
Swiss8
Czechoslovakian8
Romanian6
Lithuanian5
Japanese4
Dominican4
Cyprian4
Panamanian4
Haitian3
Nicaraguan2
Peruvian2
Luxembourgian2
Costa Rican1
Iranian1
Maldivian1
Salvadoran1
Tunisian1
85,049