Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Norwegian steam merchant

Photo courtesy of Norsk Maritimt Museum

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

Aboard Taborfjell when hit on 30 Apr 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
NorwegianAlfsen, Olaf, Merchant NavyRadio OperatorTaborfjell
NorwegianAndreassen, Tandrup, Merchant NavyStokerTaborfjell +
NorwegianArnesen, Erling, Merchant NavySecond OfficerTaborfjell
CanadianBerrigan, Thomas J., Merchant Navy29Ordinary SeamanTaborfjell +
NorwegianBjerke, Svein, Merchant Navy52Second Engineer OfficerTaborfjell +
NorwegianGodtfredsen, Gunnar, Merchant Navy22Able SeamanTaborfjell +
BritishHood, William A., Merchant NavyAble SeamanTaborfjell +
NorwegianJensen, Thomas Adolf, Merchant Navy29Able SeamanTaborfjell +
NorwegianJohannessen, Sigvard Odd, Merchant Navy32StewardTaborfjell +
NorwegianJohansen, Halfdan, Merchant Navy31Chief OfficerTaborfjell +
NorwegianKnudsen, Birger Leonhard, Merchant Navy45CookTaborfjell +
NorwegianMikalsen, Martin Sigurd, Merchant Navy41StokerTaborfjell +
NorwegianNilsen, Alf Bjarne, Merchant Navy28Able SeamanTaborfjell +
NorwegianNilsen, Erling, Merchant Navy32MasterTaborfjell +
NorwegianNorum, Oluf Jentoft, Merchant Navy45Able SeamanStrinda, Taborfjell +
NorwegianOlsen, Ole Edvard, Merchant Navy45Chief Engineer OfficerTaborfjell +
BritishParsons, George Michael, Merchant Navy18Mess Room BoyTaborfjell +
NorwegianPedersen, Olaf, Merchant Navy40DonkeymanTaborfjell +
NorwegianSvartangen, Ole Karlsen, Merchant NavyThird Engineer OfficerTaborfjell
NorwegianSyversen, Hjalmar, Merchant Navy52Third OfficerTaborfjell +

20 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.