Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British 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 British steam merchant Samsø.

Aboard Samsø when hit on 1 May 1941

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Beck, Svend, Merchant Navy31Engineer OfficerSamsø
Bernstein, Christian, Merchant Navy25Fireman and TrimmerSamsø
Gitersen, Hans, Merchant Navy21Able SeamanSamsø
Heath, Fred, Merchant Navy28Navigating OfficerSamsø
Madsorn, Hefarn, Merchant NavyMasterSamsø
Nielsen, Peter, Merchant Navy19Ordinary SeamanSamsø
Nielsen, Poul, Merchant Navy35Chief Engineer OfficerSamsø +

7 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?
If you wish to add a crewmember to the listing we would need most of this information: ship name, nationality, name, dob, place of birth, service (merchant marine, ...), rank or job on board. We have place for a photo as well if provided. You can e-mail us the information here.