Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Norwegian motor merchant

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 merchant Breñas.

Aboard Breñas when hit on 7 Aug 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
NorwegianAgerup, Johan, Merchant NavyMechanicBreñas
NorwegianAronsen, Karl, Merchant NavyChief Engineer OfficerBreñas
SalvadoranCarias, Ricardo, Merchant NavyCabin BoyBreñas
NorwegianEilertsen, Einar, Merchant NavyFourth Engineer OfficerBreñas
NorwegianEriksen, Ole, Merchant NavySecond OfficerBreñas
NorwegianFredriksen, Arvid, Merchant NavyGunnerBreñas
BrazilianGomez, José Souza, Merchant NavyMess Room BoyBreñas +
NorwegianGrønn, Olaf, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBreñas
NorwegianGulbrandsen, Georg, Merchant NavySecond Engineer OfficerBreñas
NorwegianHansen, Finn, Merchant NavyCookBreñas
NorwegianHansen, Ragnar, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBreñas
NorwegianHåkonsen, Tom, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBreñas
NorwegianHøen, Håkon, Merchant NavyMechanicBreñas
NorwegianHøgslund, Erling, Merchant NavyMechanicBreñas
NorwegianJohannessen, Olaf, Merchant NavyChief OfficerBreñas
NorwegianKarlsen, Per, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanBreñas
NorwegianKløcker, Oscar, Merchant NavyMasterBreñas
NorwegianLarsen, Arne, Merchant NavyBoatswain (Bosun)Breñas
NorwegianLarsen, Reidar, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBreñas
NorwegianLura, Søren, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBreñas
NorwegianLøvheim, Ragnar, Merchant NavyThird Engineer OfficerBreñas
NorwegianMarthiniussen, Reidar, Merchant NavyStewardBreñas
NorwegianNicolaisen, Leonard, Merchant NavyElectricianBreñas
NorwegianOldeide, Herman, Merchant NavyMechanicBreñas
NorwegianOlsen, Hans, Merchant NavyMechanicBreñas
NorwegianOlsen, Olaf, Merchant NavyCarpenterBreñas
NorwegianPettersen, Harry, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBreñas
NorwegianRiise, Alfred, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBreñas
NorwegianRiise, Knut, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBreñas
BrazilianSantos, Ulisses J. Des, Merchant NavySaloon BoyBreñas
NorwegianStene, Harald, Merchant NavyOilerBreñas
NorwegianSveen, Louis, Merchant NavyMechanicBreñas
NorwegianTangeraas, Jakob, Merchant NavyThird OfficerBreñas
NorwegianØstensen, Karl, Merchant NavyOilerBreñas

34 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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