Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Norwegian steam merchant

This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the Norwegian steam merchant Vigsnes.

Aboard Vigsnes when hit on 23 Jan 1945

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

NameAgeRankServed on
BritishAsselin, Jules, Merchant NavyAble SeamanVigsnes
NorwegianBjurvold, Rolf, Merchant NavyDonkeymanVigsnes
NorwegianBlålid, Gudmund, Merchant NavyStewardVigsnes
NorwegianEilertsen, Sigvard, Merchant NavyCookVigsnes
NorwegianFuhr, Einar, Merchant NavyChief OfficerVigsnes
SpanishGarcia, Vincent, Merchant NavyAble SeamanVigsnes
NorwegianHartvigsen, Harald, Merchant NavyAble SeamanVigsnes
NorwegianHavtum, Per, Merchant NavySecond OfficerVigsnes
NorwegianHermansen, Jens, Merchant NavyAble Seaman/GunnerVigsnes
BritishHunter, David, Merchant NavyRadio OperatorVigsnes
NorwegianHøines, Thorvald, Merchant NavyChief Engineer OfficerVigsnes
NorwegianKarlsen, Ole, Merchant NavyCarpenterVigsnes
NorwegianKjølner, Karsten Anker, Merchant Navy28Able SeamanMaloja, Vigsnes
NorwegianLund, Ingvald, Merchant NavyStokerVigsnes
NorwegianLøite, Alf, Merchant NavyBoatswain (Bosun)Vigsnes
NorwegianMonsen, Kristian, Merchant NavyStokerVigsnes
NorwegianNilsen, Knut, Merchant NavyAble SeamanVigsnes
NorwegianNilsen, Ole, Merchant NavyAble Seaman/GunnerVigsnes
NorwegianNilsen, Rolf, Merchant NavyAble Seaman/GunnerVigsnes
NorwegianPedersen, Aksel, Merchant NavyStokerVigsnes
NorwegianPedersen, Sigurd, Merchant NavySecond Engineer OfficerVigsnes
BritishQuaid, John Joseph, Merchant NavyTrimmerVigsnes
BrazilianSilval, José Horraria da, Merchant NavyMess Room BoyVigsnes
NorwegianTronstad, Haakon, Merchant NavyMasterVigsnes
NorwegianØkland, Hjalmar, Merchant NavyOilerVigsnes

25 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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