Ships hit by U-boats

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Kosmos II

Norwegian whale factory ship

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 whale factory ship Kosmos II.

Aboard Kosmos II when hit on 28 Oct 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
Amundsen, Gunnar, Merchant NavyStokerKosmos II
Amundsen, Sverre, Merchant NavyBakerKosmos II
Andersen, Aake, Merchant NavyPassengerKosmos II
Andersen, Einar, Merchant Navy46StewardKosmos II +
Andersen, Jens Martin, Merchant NavyFourth OfficerKosmos II, N.T. Nielsen-Alonso
Andersen, Konrad Kjær, Merchant NavyPassengerKosmos II
Andersen, Olaf, Merchant NavyStokerKosmos II +
Antonsen, Anton Tveitan, Merchant NavyAble SeamanKosmos II
Arnesen, Jørgen, Merchant NavyPassengerKosmos II
Arnesen, Robert, Merchant NavyMess Room BoyKosmos II +
Bagger, Brynjar, Merchant NavyThird OfficerKosmos II +
Bakke, Miller, Merchant NavyDonkeymanKosmos II +
Bettum, Leif, Merchant NavyStokerKosmos II
Bjerkan, Einar, Royal Norwegian ArmyPassenger (Guard)Kosmos II +
Bjurvold, Julius G., Merchant NavyStokerKosmos II
Bjønness, Otto Nordahl, Merchant Navy45Able SeamanKosmos II +
Brandvold, Magnus Edvard, Royal Norwegian ArmyPassenger (Guard)Kosmos II +
Bråten, Martin Johan, Merchant Navy36PassengerBaghdad, Kosmos II
Chirino, Cesar Antonio, Merchant Navy25Mess Room BoyKosmos II
Christensen, Oddvar, Merchant NavyFourth Engineer OfficerKosmos II +
Dahl, Oscar Holmboe Olsen, Merchant NavySecond OfficerKosmos II
Dahle, Bernt, Merchant NavyPassengerKosmos II +
Edvardsen, Edvard, Merchant NavyMess Room BoyKosmos II
Edvardsen, Martin, Merchant NavyPassengerKosmos II
Eftang, Jakob, Merchant Navy52Chief OfficerKosmos II +
Eide, Edvard J., Merchant NavyOilerKosmos II
Eilefsen, Tarjei, Merchant NavyAble SeamanKosmos II
Faanes, Johan, Merchant NavyPassengerKosmos II
Fanebust, Johannes, Merchant NavyStokerBill, Kosmos II
Fors, Oddleif, Royal Norwegian ArmyPassenger (Guard)Kosmos II
Grundvik, Hjalmar Tormod, Merchant NavyStokerKosmos II
Grønseth, Sigfred, Merchant NavyPassengerKosmos II
Hansen, Armaurer, Merchant NavyAble SeamanKosmos II
Hansen, Arne Skjelbred, Merchant NavyRadio OperatorKosmos II +
Hansen, Einar Mohn, Merchant NavyDonkeymanKosmos II +
Hansen, Gunnar Maar, Merchant NavyAble SeamanKosmos II
Hansen, Håkon Holm, Merchant NavyAble SeamanKosmos II
Hansen, Sigurd, Merchant NavyAble SeamanKosmos II +
Haugen, Johannes, Merchant NavyStokerKosmos II
Henriksen, Lars, Merchant NavyAble SeamanKosmos II
Hirsch, Worm, Royal Norwegian ArmyPassenger (Guard)Kosmos II
Holm, Kristian, Merchant Navy53CarpenterKosmos II +
Holtan, Thorleif, Merchant NavyAble SeamanKosmos II
Hvaal, Karl, Royal Norwegian ArmyPassenger (Guard)Kosmos II
Jacobsen, Christian, Merchant NavyPassengerKosmos II
Jacobsen, Erling, Merchant NavyAble SeamanKosmos II
Jebsen, Jens Henrik, Royal Norwegian ArmyPassenger (Guard)Kosmos II
Jensen, Jens Odmar, Merchant NavyAble SeamanKosmos II +
Johannessen, Trygve, Merchant NavyAble Seaman/GunnerKosmos II
Johansen, Arnold, Royal Norwegian ArmyPassenger (Guard)Kosmos II +
Johansen, Willie, Merchant Navy34PassengerNordal, Kosmos II +
Karlsen, Anton Bredal, Merchant Navy41PassengerLancing, Kosmos II +
Karlsen, Johan Severin, Royal Norwegian Army61Passenger (Guard)Kosmos II +
Karlsen, Karl Johan, Merchant NavyThird Engineer OfficerKosmos II
Klasen, Ludvig, Merchant NavySecond Engineer OfficerKosmos II
Kongsvik, Anton, Merchant NavyAssistantKosmos II
Landgraff, Kåre, Merchant NavyPassengerKosmos II
Larsen, Finn, Merchant NavyStokerKosmos II
Larsen, Hjalmar, Merchant NavyChief Engineer OfficerKosmos II
Larsen, Kåre Kristian, Merchant NavyMess Room BoyKosmos II +
Larsen, Thorleif, Merchant NavyAble SeamanKosmos II
Leren, Mathias, Royal Norwegian ArmyPassenger (Guard)Kosmos II +
Lie, Bjarne, Merchant NavyAble Seaman/GunnerKosmos II
Magnussen, Olaf, Merchant NavyStokerKosmos II
McDonald, Angus, British ArmyPassenger (Guard)Kosmos II
Midttun, Hjørleiv, Merchant NavyRadio OperatorKosmos II +
Mjaatveidt, Andreas, Royal Norwegian ArmyPassenger (Guard)Kosmos II
Myre, Hans, Merchant NavyAble SeamanKosmos II
Nautnes, Alf Hovda, Merchant NavyAble SeamanKosmos II
Nilsen, Erling, Merchant NavyAble SeamanKosmos II
Nilsen, Johannes N., Merchant NavyPumpmanKosmos II
Nilsen, Nils Grundtvig, Merchant NavyMess Room BoyKosmos II +
Nilssen, Ole Johannes, Merchant NavyElectricianKosmos II +
Nygaard, Ola, Merchant NavyPassengerKosmos II
Olafsen, Einar, Merchant NavyAble SeamanKosmos II
Olsen, Kjell, Merchant NavyCookKosmos II
Olsen, Oliver, Merchant NavyAble SeamanKosmos II
Paulsen, Alf, Merchant NavyAble SeamanKosmos II
Pedersen, Nils, Merchant NavyCookKosmos II
Pedersen, Peder, Merchant NavyAble SeamanKosmos II
Pedersen, Trygve, Merchant NavyStokerKosmos II
Petersen, Rolf Waldemar, Royal Norwegian ArmyPassenger (Guard)Kosmos II +
Ringdal, Ludvig, Merchant NavyOilerKosmos II
Rutendahl, Rolf T., Merchant NavyMess Room BoyKosmos II
Samuelsen, Severen, Merchant NavyPassengerKosmos II
Schou, Fritz, Merchant NavyPassengerKosmos II +
Sognes, Ragnar, Merchant NavyPassengerKosmos II
Sperre, Johan, Merchant NavyPassengerKosmos II
Stamnes, Olav, Royal Norwegian ArmyPassenger (Guard)Kosmos II
Studsrød, Aksel, Merchant NavyBoatswain (Bosun)Kosmos II
Sundby, Hans Jørgen, Merchant Navy30Able SeamanErviken, Kosmos II
Svendsen, Fredrik, Merchant NavyAble SeamanKosmos II
Svihus, Thorvald, Merchant NavyPassengerKosmos II
Sørensen, Åge Martin, Merchant NavyStokerKosmos II +
Thorvaldsen, Arnt, Merchant NavyAble SeamanKosmos II
Tjersland, Christian, Royal Norwegian ArmyPassenger (Guard)Kosmos II
Trollsås, Håkon, Merchant NavyDonkeymanKosmos II
Undrum, Hans, Merchant NavyRepairmanKosmos II
Venloo, Harry Wilfred, Merchant Navy22Mess Room BoyKosmos II
Vågenes, Karl Olson, Royal Norwegian ArmyPassenger (Guard)Kosmos II +
Wathne, Finn, Merchant Navy29PassengerKongsgaard, Kongsgaard, Kosmos II
Wollnick, Einar Larsen, Merchant NavyPassengerKosmos II +

Aboard Kosmos II when hit on 29 Oct 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
Kihl, Milliam, Merchant Navy51MasterKosmos II +
Paprzycki, Waclaw, Merchant Navy33Crew memberKosmos II +

104 persons found - for all attacks on this ship (2).

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