Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Norwegian motor tanker

Photo Courtesy of Library of Contemporary History, Stuttgart

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

Aboard Athene when hit on 10 Jun 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
NorwegianBentsen, Anton, Merchant NavyMechanicAthene +
BritishBirckan, C., RNGunnerAthene
NorwegianBothner, Asbjørn, Merchant NavyRadio OperatorAthene +
PalestinianBucheimer, Harry, Merchant NavyDeck BoyAthene +
NorwegianCarlsen, John, Merchant NavyStewardAthene +
NorwegianEggen, A.G. Thallaug, Merchant Navy58Chief Engineer OfficerAthene +
EgyptianGabriel, A., Merchant NavyMess BoyAthene
NorwegianGrødum, Toralf, Merchant NavyFireman and TrimmerAthene
NorwegianHansen, Anton, Merchant NavyBoatswain (Bosun)Athene
NorwegianHansen, Erik, Merchant NavyAble SeamanAthene
NorwegianHansen, Ragnvald, Merchant NavyThird OfficerAthene
DanishHaug, Richard Christian, Merchant Navy42CookAthene +
NorwegianHidle, Jahn, Merchant NavyPumpmanAthene +
EgyptianIbrahim, A., Merchant NavyEngine BoyAthene
NorwegianJohannessen, Arne, Merchant NavyThird Engineer OfficerAthene +
NorwegianJohansen, Ragnar Jarl, Merchant Navy27Fourth Engineer OfficerAthene, Indra
PalestinianKurti, A., Merchant NavyEngine BoyAthene
NorwegianLarsen, Lars, Merchant NavyChief OfficerAthene +
PalestinianLiwchutz, L., Merchant NavyGreaserAthene +
BritishMeehan, Robert Charles, RNAble Seaman (DEMS gunner)Athene +
NorwegianNilsen, Robert, Merchant NavyAble SeamanAthene +
NorwegianOlsen, Rasmus, Merchant NavyAble SeamanAthene +
NorwegianPedersen, Gotfred, Merchant NavySecond Engineer OfficerAthene
NorwegianRødsjø, Ingvald, Merchant NavyAble SeamanAthene
BritishSmith, Franc, RNGunnerAthene
NorwegianTharaldsen, Tharald, Merchant NavyMasterAthene
PalestinianTurtell, John, Merchant NavyAble SeamanAthene
BritishWasserman, Henry, Merchant NavyDeck BoyAthene

28 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?
If you wish to add a crewmember to the listing we would need most of this information: ship name, nationality, name, dob, place of birth, service (merchant marine, ...), rank or job on board. We have place for a photo as well if provided. You can e-mail us the information here.