Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Norwegian motor merchant

Hird under her former name Hoperange. Photo from City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 447-2306

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

Aboard Hird when hit on 15 Sep 1940

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

NameAgeRankServed on
NorwegianBjerke, Kaare, Merchant NavyJunior Ordinary SeamanHird
NorwegianBæverfjord, Gunnar, Merchant NavyThird Engineer OfficerHird
NorwegianCarlson, John, Merchant NavyAble SeamanHird
NorwegianChristensen, Johannes, Merchant NavyChief OfficerHird
NorwegianEldgaard, Finn, Merchant NavyEngine BoyHird
NorwegianFredhjem, Ansgar M., Merchant NavyMasterHird
BritishGoddard, Kenneth, Merchant NavyRadio OperatorHird
NorwegianGrønning, Petter, Merchant NavyMess Room BoyHird
NorwegianHagerup, Erling Osvald, Merchant Navy21MechanicHird, Baghdad +
NorwegianHalvorsen, Sverre, Merchant NavyAble SeamanHird
NorwegianHansen, Alf, Merchant NavyBoatswain (Bosun)Hird
NorwegianHarmens, Dankert, Merchant NavyCookHird
NorwegianJohansen, Henry, Merchant NavyGalley BoyHird
NorwegianJohansen, Sigvard, Merchant NavyAble SeamanHird
NorwegianKjølstad, Halvor, Merchant NavySecond Engineer OfficerHird
DanishLarsen, Aage, Merchant NavyFourth Engineer OfficerHird
NorwegianLarsen, Arvid, Merchant NavyOilerHird
NorwegianLode, Nils, Merchant NavyCarpenterHird
NorwegianLorentzen, Ole Normann, Merchant Navy18Ordinary SeamanHird, Beduin, Havtor +
NorwegianLunde, Robert, Merchant NavyOilerHird
NorwegianMarker, Per, Merchant NavyMechanicHird
NorwegianMikkelsen, Jakob, Merchant NavyStewardHird
NorwegianNørve, Karl, Merchant NavySecond OfficerHird
NorwegianOlsen, Severin, Merchant NavyMechanicHird
NorwegianRee, Helge Harbo, Merchant NavyAble SeamanHird
NorwegianRemen, Henry, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanHird
FinnishSandø, Sigurd, Merchant NavyOilerHird
NorwegianSkodje, Knut Emil, Merchant NavyChief Engineer OfficerHird
NorwegianSmith, Finn, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanHird
NorwegianØvregaard, Olav, Merchant NavyAble SeamanHird

30 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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