Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Panamanian motor tanker

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

Aboard Hanseat when hit on 9 Mar 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
NorwegianAlbertsen, Hans A., Merchant Marine34OilerHanseat
DanishAlbertsen, Marius, Merchant Marine30Third OfficerHanseat
BelgianAmelinckx, Corneel, Merchant Marine43PumpmanHanseat
DanishAndersen, Robert Gunnar, Merchant Marine19Ordinary SeamanHanseat
NorwegianBelsjø, Søren Gram, Merchant Marine45Junior EngineerHanseat
NorwegianBirknes, Arne Gabrielsen, Merchant Marine22OilerHanseat
BritishBoyd, William, Merchant Marine21MessmanHanseat
DanishBrant, Einar Emmanuel Valdemar, Merchant Marine35MasterHanseat
DanishChristensen, Svend Aage Poul, Merchant Marine22Ordinary SeamanHanseat
NorwegianChristiansen, Oscar Ludvig, Merchant Marine40Second Assistant EngineerHanseat
DanishChristiansen, Peter, Merchant Marine35Chief OfficerHanseat
NorwegianHansen, Harry Bjørn Edgar, Merchant Marine30Third Assistant EngineerHanseat
DanishHansen, Jens Adolf Kabler, Merchant Marine22Able SeamanHanseat
BritishHussein, Ahmed, Merchant Marine41MessmanHanseat
NorwegianJacobsen, Nils Anton, Merchant Marine29Junior EngineerHanseat
NorwegianJensen, Jens Severin, Merchant Marine20Able SeamanHanseat
DanishJensen, Michael Frederik, Merchant Marine36Able SeamanHanseat
DanishJohansen, Hans Peder Einer, Merchant Marine43DonkeymanHanseat
DanishJohansson, Gunnar Werner Ølenschlæger, Merchant Marine37OilerHanseat
NorwegianJohnsen, Haavard Andreas, Merchant Marine33Second OfficerHanseat
SwedishKarlsson, Karl Anders, Merchant Marine20Able SeamanHanseat
NorwegianKristiansen, Johan Emelius, Merchant Marine40StewardHanseat
DanishLarsen, Andreas Nicholai Ryge, Merchant Marine33Boatswain (Bosun)Hanseat
DanishLarsen, Ludvig Islin, Merchant Marine27OilerHanseat
DanishLarsen, Svend Georg, Merchant Marine36ElectricianHanseat
DanishMohr, Svend Pind, Merchant Marine28Radio OperatorHanseat
DanishMøller, Johan Henrik, Merchant Marine23Able SeamanHanseat
DanishMølvig, Ib N., Merchant Marine20Able SeamanHanseat
DanishNielsen, Harald Stæhr, Merchant Marine33Fourth Assistant EngineerHanseat
DanishNielsen, Morten Emil, Merchant Marine25Able SeamanHanseat
NorwegianOlsen, Fritz, Merchant Marine29MessmanHanseat
DanishPallesen, Eigil Koch, Merchant Marine24Junior EngineerHanseat
DanishRasmussen, Jens Ditmar Hertel, Merchant Marine42Second CookHanseat
NorwegianReicholt, Eilert, Merchant Marine25Chief CookHanseat
SwedishSkantz, Johan Oscar, Merchant Marine42Able SeamanHanseat
DanishSørensen, Carl Hagbarth, Merchant Marine44Chief EngineerHanseat
DanishSørensen, Johan Percival Henry, Merchant Marine28Junior EngineerHanseat
IrishTaaffe, Gerald Joseph, Merchant Marine51MessmanHanseat

38 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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