Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Danish steam merchant

Photo courtesy of Danish Maritime Museum, Elsinore

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

Aboard Fredensborg when hit on 27 Jan 1940

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

NameAgeRankServed on
DanishBehrmann, Carl Børge, Merchant Navy28Second Engineer OfficerFredensborg +
IcelandicBender, Robert, Merchant Navy31StewardFredensborg +
DanishBerthelsen, Svend Aage, Merchant Navy20Ordinary SeamanFredensborg +
DanishGlaston, Daly Lorry, Merchant Navy47Able SeamanFredensborg +
DanishHansen, Ingemann Peter Thorvald, Merchant Navy42Chief OfficerFredensborg +
DanishHilleberg, Carl Gustav Keinkolde, Merchant NavyCookFredensborg +
DanishIversen, Eduard Chr., Merchant Navy19Ordinary SeamanFredensborg +
DanishJensen, Ejner Chr., Merchant Navy45FiremanFredensborg +
DanishJensen, Peter Bronnum, Merchant Navy50Boatswain (Bosun)Fredensborg +
DanishLarsen, Alfred Erik, Merchant Navy26Assistant EngineerFredensborg +
DanishLarsen, Helge Urban, Merchant Navy20Mess Room BoyFredensborg +
DanishMadsen, Anton Theodor Meyer, Merchant Navy46FiremanFredensborg +
DanishNielsen, Henry Emil, Merchant Navy19Junior Ordinary SeamanFredensborg +
DanishPetersen, Carl Axel Gottlieb, Merchant Navy42Chief Engineer OfficerFredensborg +
DanishRasmussen, Finn, Merchant Navy24Able SeamanFredensborg +
DanishSchulte, Horst Jes Karl, Merchant Navy24Second OfficerFredensborg +
DanishThilsen, Egon, Merchant Navy27TrimmerFredensborg +
DanishThorn, Jens Wilhelm, Merchant Navy59MasterFredensborg +

18 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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