Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Swedish steam merchant

Daphne under her former name Eos. Photo courtesy of Sjöhistoriska Museet, Stockholm

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

Aboard Daphne when hit on 4 Dec 1940

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

NameAgeRankServed on
SwedishAdolfsson, John Allan, Merchant Navy21StokerDaphne +
DanishChristensen, Axel Georg Chr., Merchant Navy51TrimmerDaphne +
DanishDavidsen, Hans David Ingvard, Merchant Navy26Able SeamanDaphne +
SwedishHägglund, Olof Dreijer, Merchant Navy20Ordinary SeamanDaphne +
SwedishIsaksson, Ake G., Merchant Navy35StokerDaphne +
DanishJensen, Carlo Ejner, Merchant Navy32Third Engineer OfficerDaphne +
DanishJohnsen, Børge Hartvig, Merchant Navy22Able SeamanDaphne +
SwedishJönsson, Gösta Torvald, Merchant Navy23CookNils Gorthon, Daphne +
SwedishKastman, Erik Albin Kristian, Merchant Navy48MasterNils Gorthon, Daphne +
DanishKristensen, Laurits Marius Emil, Merchant Navy34Chief Engineer OfficerDaphne +
DanishMunkebo, Richard Vilson, Merchant Navy38CookDaphne +
DanishNielsen, Peter Johannes, Merchant Navy31OfficerDaphne +
SwedishNilsson, Oskar W., Merchant Navy30Able SeamanDaphne +
NorwegianOlsen, Trygve Andreas, Merchant NavySailorDaphne +
SwedishOlsson, Alfred Verner, Merchant Navy58Second OfficerDaphne +
SwedishPehrsson, Folke, Merchant Navy36Chief OfficerDaphne +
DanishSteen, Anton Ferdinand, Merchant Navy51FiremanDaphne +
SwedishSvensson, Axel, Merchant Navy39Second Engineer OfficerNils Gorthon, Daphne +
SwedishThorén, Anders, Merchant Navy60Chief Engineer OfficerNils Gorthon, Daphne +

19 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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