Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Norwegian steam 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 steam merchant Spind.

Aboard Spind when hit on 23 Aug 1941

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

NameAgeRankServed on
NorwegianAasheim, Severin, Merchant NavySecond Engineer OfficerSpind
NorwegianBruun, Emil, Merchant NavyStokerSpind
SpanishCabalero, Jesus, Merchant NavyAble SeamanSpind
CanadianDecosle, Walter, Merchant NavyDeck BoySpind
NorwegianEngebretsen, Sigurd, Merchant NavyBoatswain (Bosun)Spind
CanadianGougure, Edward, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanSpind
NorwegianGundersen, Gustav, Merchant NavyStokerSpind
NorwegianJohannesen, Erling, Merchant NavyChief OfficerSpind
NorwegianJonassen, Johannes Berg, Merchant NavyMasterSpind
NorwegianKnutsen, Einar, Merchant NavyAble SeamanSpind
NorwegianLarsen, Otto, Merchant NavyStokerSpind
NorwegianMathiassen, Mathias, Merchant NavyCookSpind
AmericanMcLennand, Robert, Merchant NavyGunnerSpind
NorwegianNilsen, Nils, Merchant NavyAble SeamanSpind
NorwegianNilsen, Rolf, Merchant NavyThird Engineer OfficerSpind
EstonianOlman, Karl, Merchant NavyStokerSpind
NorwegianOlsen, Eivind, Merchant NavySecond OfficerSpind
NorwegianSjødin, Johan, Merchant NavyDonkeymanSpind
NorwegianSvendsen, Karl J., Merchant NavyStokerSpind
NorwegianTangen, Ole, Merchant NavyAble SeamanSpind
NorwegianTondal, Alf Olsen, Merchant NavyAble SeamanSpind
NorwegianTønnesen, Hjalmar, Merchant NavyStewardSpind
BelgianVan Roten, Frants, Merchant NavyMess Room BoySpind

23 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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