Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Norwegian steam 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 steam merchant Start.

Aboard Start when hit on 31 Jan 1940

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NameAgeRankServed on
NorwegianAndersen, Jens Kristian Berg, Merchant Navy46OfficerStart +
NorwegianBjørkback, Arvid, Merchant Navy18Deck BoyStart +
NorwegianBratlid, Johannes, Merchant Navy37SeamanStart +
NorwegianChristensen, Erling, Merchant Navy18Ordinary SeamanStart +
NorwegianFossberg, Oskar Kristian, Merchant Navy16SeamanStart +
NorwegianHansen, Hans Johan, Merchant Navy28FiremanStart +
NorwegianJacobsen, Jacob Bartmann, Merchant Navy52MasterStart +
NorwegianJohansen, Guttorm Rørnes, Merchant Navy24TrimmerStart +
NorwegianJohansen, Ove Jermund, Merchant Navy17Able SeamanStart +
NorwegianKlæboe, Bjarne Schultz, Merchant Navy38FiremanStart +
NorwegianLønne, Johan Arnt Olsen, Merchant Navy44Chief OfficerStart +
NorwegianOlsen, Oluf Martin, Merchant Navy50Engineer OfficerStart +
NorwegianPedersen, Klaus Edvard, Merchant Navy32FiremanStart +
NorwegianThoresen, Sverre Øistein, Merchant Navy59Chief Engineer OfficerStart +
NorwegianØstensen, Olaf Olai, Merchant Navy57StewardStart +

15 persons found.

Served on indicates the ships we have listed for the person, some were stationed on multiple ships hit by U-boats.

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