Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Norwegian motor tanker

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 tanker Sandar.

Aboard Sandar when hit on 2 May 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
DanishAlbertsen, Erik Kai, Merchant NavySecond Engineer OfficerSandar
NorwegianAlexandersen, Einar Tancred, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanSandar
NorwegianBorgersen, Johan Arvid, Merchant Navy40Chief OfficerSandar +
NorwegianEriksen, Paulus, Merchant NavyCarpenterSandar
BritishEvans, William George, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanSandar
NorwegianGulliksen, Gullik A., Merchant NavyStewardSandar
NorwegianHansen, Alf Holm, Merchant NavyThird Engineer OfficerSandar
NorwegianHaugestad, Helge, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanSandar
IrishHayden, Patrick Redmond, Merchant NavyRadio OperatorSandar
NorwegianHenjum, Olav Alexander, Merchant NavyAble SeamanSandar
NorwegianJohansen, Harald A., Merchant NavyElectricianSandar
NorwegianJohansen, Henry, Merchant NavyAble SeamanSandar
BritishKelly, John, Merchant NavyGalley BoySandar
NorwegianKjærås, Ragnar, Merchant NavyMechanicSandar
NorwegianKnudsen, Rolf Marius, Merchant NavyAble SeamanSandar
NorwegianLie, Leif Wichberg, Merchant Navy38MasterSandar +
NorwegianLindtvedt, Olav Kasper, Merchant NavyMechanicSandar
NorwegianLorentzen, Alf Henry, Merchant NavyCookSandar
NorwegianLund, Alf, Merchant NavyThird OfficerSandar
AustralianMatheson, William, Merchant NavyOilerSandar
BritishMcCarroll, Robert, Merchant NavyEngine BoySandar
CanadianMcNeil, John, Merchant NavyMess Room BoySandar
NorwegianMehus, Samson Johansen, Merchant NavyAble SeamanSandar
NorwegianMoe, Fritz Osvald, Merchant NavyChief Engineer OfficerSandar
NorwegianMyklebust, Konrad Alf, Merchant Navy37Able Seaman/GunnerSandar
NorwegianNilsen, Ole Jørgen, Merchant NavyMechanicSandar
NorwegianPaulsen, Martin, Merchant NavyMechanicSandar
GreekRapankichs, Makes, Merchant NavyMechanicSandar
NorwegianSjøstrøm, Nils, Merchant NavyMechanicSandar
NorwegianStrandenes, Magnus Cecil, Merchant Navy30Boatswain (Bosun)Sandar +
NorwegianSyvertsen, Leif A.B., Merchant NavyAble SeamanSandar
NorwegianSørvåg, Bjarne, Merchant NavyAble SeamanSandar
BritishThomsen, John, Merchant NavySaloon BoySandar
NorwegianThoresen, Fritz, Merchant NavyMechanicSandar
NorwegianTotland, Ernst Martin, Merchant NavyFourth Engineer OfficerSandar
NorwegianValle, Anton, Merchant NavyAble SeamanSandar
NorwegianWiik, Harald Johan, Merchant NavySecond OfficerSandar

37 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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