Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Norwegian motor merchant

Ringstad under her former name Talisman. 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 motor merchant Ringstad.

Aboard Ringstad when hit on 24 Jan 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
SwedishBergstrøm, Gustav M., Merchant Navy32CarpenterRingstad +
BritishBethune-Williams, Denis Eustace, RNVRPassenger (Lieutenant)Ringstad +
NorwegianBjærgheim, Anton Olav Olsen, Merchant Navy32Able Seaman/GunnerRingstad +
BritishBowley, Frederick William J., Civilian33PassengerRingstad
NorwegianBrevik, Andreas Olai, Merchant Navy22Able SeamanRingstad +
LatvianBukoiko, Peteris, Merchant Navy34Able SeamanRingstad +
NorwegianBylander, Bror, Merchant Navy21Deck BoyRingstad +
NorwegianBørresen, Roar Boye, Merchant Navy20OilerRingstad
BritishDavies, Frederick Howell, Merchant Navy44Electrical EngineerRingstad +
NorwegianEgge, Arne, Merchant Navy26Boatswain (Bosun)Ringstad
NorwegianEkeberg, Georg Jul, Merchant Navy38Refrigerator EngineerRingstad +
NorwegianEklund, Thomas A., Merchant NavyOilerRingstad
NorwegianEliassen, Reidar, Merchant Navy41CookRingstad +
LatvianEniks, Oskar A., Merchant NavyAble SeamanRingstad
BritishFairey, Richard, Civilian25PassengerRingstad
BritishGoodwin, Stanley, Merchant Navy21OilerRingstad
CanadianGrist, William Harry, Merchant Navy23Mess Room BoyRingstad +
NorwegianHalvorsen, Kåre Halfdan, Merchant Navy21Able SeamanRingstad +
NorwegianHansen, Harald Mohn, Merchant Navy37Third OfficerRingstad +
NorwegianHansen, Henry, Merchant Navy21OilerRingstad +
NorwegianHetland, Kasper Gerhard, Merchant Navy42Able SeamanRingstad +
BritishHinton, Wilfred J., Civilian54PassengerRingstad
NorwegianHoem, Torbjørn, Merchant Navy24MechanicRingstad +
BritishHughes, John Norman, Merchant Navy47OilerRingstad +
NorwegianJacobsen, Per S., Merchant Navy28Second Engineer OfficerRingstad +
CanadianJamieson, Rowland Craig, RCNVR37Passenger (Warrant Officer)Ringstad +
NorwegianJensen, Håkon, Merchant Navy34Able SeamanRingstad +
NorwegianKnudstad, Jacob Knudsen, Merchant Navy43MasterRingstad
DanishLarsen, Lars Søndergaard, Merchant Navy26Radio OperatorRingstad +
CanadianLaurie, William Drennan, RCNVR23Passenger (Leading Seaman)Ringstad +
CanadianMartin, Fred, Merchant Navy21Saloon BoyRingstad +
NorwegianMeen, Leif, Merchant Navy31Second OfficerRingstad
EgyptianMuhamed Hanafy, , Merchant Navy24OilerRingstad +
NorwegianOlaussen, Erling Edvard, Merchant Navy41Able Seaman/GunnerRingstad +
NorwegianOlsen, John Olaf, Merchant Navy36Chief OfficerRingstad +
NorwegianOlsen, Oskar Sjuls, Merchant Navy52Chief Engineer OfficerRingstad
NorwegianPedersen, Oddvar Kristian, Merchant Navy23Able SeamanRingstad +
NorwegianRessem, Kåre, Merchant Navy22Able SeamanRingstad +
PolishSokolowski, Kazimirz, Merchant Navy35Assistant EngineerRingstad +
NorwegianSolerød, Kristoffer, Merchant Navy43Third Engineer OfficerRingstad +
DanishStreton, Edwin Carlo, Merchant Navy48StewardRingstad
NorwegianØlnæs, Bjarne, Merchant Navy29Assistant EngineerRingstad +
NorwegianØygarden, Eilif Kittilsen, Merchant Navy23Able SeamanRingstad

43 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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