Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Norwegian motor tanker

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

Aboard Leiesten when hit on 23 Jan 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
Byre, Ola R., Merchant Navy22Able SeamanLeiesten
Coe, Norman, Merchant NavyEngine BoyLeiesten
Connel, Arthur, Merchant NavyGalley BoyLeiesten
Dalbak, Kjell Robert, Merchant Navy19Able Seaman/GunnerLeiesten, K.G. Meldahl, Karmt
Flåten, Othmar Larsen, Merchant Navy19Radio OperatorLeiesten
Hall, John, Merchant NavyDeck BoyLeiesten
Halvorsen, Håkon Olaf, Merchant Navy59StewardLeiesten
Hansen, Carsten Henrik, Merchant Navy55Chief Engineer OfficerLeiesten +
Hodgson, Douglas, Merchant NavyDeck BoyLeiesten
Jacobsen, Thomas Dagfinn, Merchant Navy26Second Engineer OfficerLeiesten +
Jakobsen, Erik, Merchant NavyAble SeamanLeiesten
Jenkinson, Wilfred, Merchant NavyEngine BoyLeiesten
Jensen, Jens Magdal, Merchant Navy20CookLeiesten, Moldanger
Jespersen, Nils, Merchant Navy40MasterLeiesten
Johansen, Arne, Merchant NavyMechanicLeiesten
Johansen, Johannes, Merchant Navy31Chief OfficerLeiesten
Johnsrud, Arne, Merchant NavyThird OfficerLeiesten
Karlsen, Klaus, Merchant Navy24MechanicLeiesten
Kristiansen, Gunnar Karsten, Merchant Navy39Fourth Engineer OfficerLeiesten
Løvendal, Gunnar Finn, Merchant Navy19Able SeamanLeiesten
Moe, Øivind, Merchant Navy35Third Engineer OfficerLeiesten
Mosberg, Johan, Merchant NavyMechanicLeiesten
Møller, Johan, Merchant NavyAble SeamanLeiesten
Nordby, Alf, Merchant Navy18MechanicLeiesten +
Olafsen, Odd Harry, Merchant Navy23Able SeamanLeiesten
Olsen, Odd, Merchant Navy28Boatswain (Bosun)Leiesten
Overmark, Nils, Merchant Navy20Able SeamanLeiesten
Rydlandsholm, Audun, Merchant NavyDeck BoyLeiesten
Skjelbred, Ivar, Merchant Navy25Able Seaman/GunnerLeiesten
Smith, Walter, Merchant NavyEngine BoyLeiesten
Sørensen, Samuel Godtfred, Merchant Navy19Able SeamanLeiesten
Tertnes, Malvin Bernhard, Merchant Navy35MechanicLeiesten +
Tjensvold, Klaus, Merchant Navy24MechanicLeiesten +
Todd, Leslie, Merchant NavySaloon BoyLeiesten
Vine, Joseph, Merchant Navy20Mess Room BoyLeiesten +
Øsstein, Albert, Merchant Navy28Second OfficerLeiesten

36 persons found.

Served on indicates the ships we have listed for the person, some were stationed on multiple ships hit by U-boats.

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