Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Swedish motor merchant

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 Swedish motor merchant Hammaren.

Aboard Hammaren when hit on 22 Aug 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Andersson, A.H., Merchant Navy44MechanicHammaren
Andersson, E.H., Merchant Navy34Third Engineer OfficerHammaren
Bengtsson, S.E., Merchant Navy32MechanicHammaren
Berg, O.S.T., Merchant Navy33Assistant EngineerHammaren
Bergström, T.L., Merchant Navy33Second Engineer OfficerHammaren
Clase, Carl Gunnar Herman, Merchant Navy36MasterHammaren
Engelbrektsson, N.G., Merchant Navy21MechanicHammaren
Eriksson, Nils Gustaf, Merchant Navy24MechanicHammaren +
Erlansson, J.A., Merchant Navy33CarpenterHammaren
Forslund, Fritz Evert Valter, Merchant Navy35Third OfficerHammaren
Gustavsson, S.S., Merchant Navy33Able SeamanHammaren
Hellkvist, Gösta, Merchant Navy22Able SeamanHammaren +
Henriksen, Charles Henrik, Merchant Navy31Second OfficerHammaren
Howlett, J.L., Merchant NavyRadio OperatorHammaren
Hägsström, J.G., Merchant Navy54StewardHammaren
Jacobsen, H.C., Merchant Navy20Ordinary SeamanHammaren
Jansson, S.O., Merchant Navy32MechanicHammaren
Jeansson, Edvin Wilhelm Frederik, Merchant Navy49Chief Engineer OfficerAnten, Hammaren +
Johansson, K.J., Merchant Navy25MechanicHammaren
Kraav, F., Merchant Navy19Ordinary SeamanHammaren
Lindwall, B.G.R., Merchant Navy24Able SeamanHammaren
Lundin, B.E., Merchant Navy33Chief OfficerHammaren
Lvov, N., Merchant Navy22Second CookHammaren +
Malmström, G.G., Merchant Navy26Chief CookHammaren
Olson, O.H.S., Merchant Navy34Able SeamanHammaren
Persson, E.A., Merchant Navy34Boatswain (Bosun)Hammaren
Sauga, Elmar, Merchant Navy37WaiterHammaren +
Skogman, F.C., Merchant Navy23MechanicHammaren
Thernsjö, S.G., Merchant Navy22Able SeamanHammaren
Vingärd, E.W., Merchant Navy26Able SeamanHammaren
Williams, A., Merchant Navy18WaiterHammaren

31 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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