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

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

NameAgeRankServed on
NorwegianByre, Ola R., Merchant Navy22Able SeamanLeiesten
BritishCoe, Norman, Merchant NavyEngine BoyLeiesten
CanadianConnel, Arthur, Merchant NavyGalley BoyLeiesten
NorwegianDalbak, Kjell Robert, Merchant Navy19Able Seaman/GunnerLeiesten, K.G. Meldahl, Karmt
NorwegianFlåten, Othmar Larsen, Merchant Navy19Radio OperatorLeiesten
BritishHall, John, Merchant NavyDeck BoyLeiesten
NorwegianHalvorsen, Håkon Olaf, Merchant Navy59StewardLeiesten
NorwegianHansen, Carsten Henrik, Merchant Navy55Chief Engineer OfficerLeiesten +
BritishHodgson, Douglas, Merchant NavyDeck BoyLeiesten
NorwegianJacobsen, Thomas Dagfinn, Merchant Navy26Second Engineer OfficerLeiesten +
DanishJakobsen, Erik, Merchant NavyAble SeamanLeiesten
BritishJenkinson, Wilfred, Merchant NavyEngine BoyLeiesten
NorwegianJensen, Jens Magdal, Merchant Navy20CookLeiesten, Moldanger
NorwegianJespersen, Nils, Merchant Navy40MasterLeiesten
NorwegianJohansen, Arne, Merchant NavyMechanicLeiesten
NorwegianJohansen, Johannes, Merchant Navy31Chief OfficerLeiesten
NorwegianJohnsrud, Arne, Merchant NavyThird OfficerLeiesten
NorwegianKarlsen, Klaus, Merchant Navy24MechanicLeiesten
NorwegianKristiansen, Gunnar Karsten, Merchant Navy39Fourth Engineer OfficerLeiesten
NorwegianLøvendal, Gunnar Finn, Merchant Navy19Able SeamanLeiesten
NorwegianMoe, Øivind, Merchant Navy35Third Engineer OfficerLeiesten
NorwegianMosberg, Johan, Merchant NavyMechanicLeiesten
NorwegianMøller, Johan, Merchant NavyAble SeamanLeiesten
NorwegianNordby, Alf, Merchant Navy18MechanicLeiesten +
NorwegianOlafsen, Odd Harry, Merchant Navy23Able SeamanLeiesten
NorwegianOlsen, Odd, Merchant Navy28Boatswain (Bosun)Leiesten
DanishOvermark, Nils, Merchant Navy20Able SeamanLeiesten
NorwegianRydlandsholm, Audun, Merchant NavyDeck BoyLeiesten
NorwegianSkjelbred, Ivar, Merchant Navy25Able Seaman/GunnerLeiesten
BritishSmith, Walter, Merchant NavyEngine BoyLeiesten
NorwegianSørensen, Samuel Godtfred, Merchant Navy19Able SeamanLeiesten
NorwegianTertnes, Malvin Bernhard, Merchant Navy35MechanicLeiesten +
NorwegianTjensvold, Klaus, Merchant Navy24MechanicLeiesten +
BritishTodd, Leslie, Merchant NavySaloon BoyLeiesten
BritishVine, Joseph, Merchant Navy20Mess Room BoyLeiesten +
NorwegianØsstein, 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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