Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Danish motor 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 motor merchant Argentina.

Aboard Argentina when hit on 17 Mar 1940

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NameAgeRankServed on
DanishAndersen, Georg Børre, Merchant Navy58Chief Engineer OfficerArgentina +
DanishCarlsen, Mogens Axel, Merchant Navy17Deck BoyArgentina +
DanishChristensen, Knud Preben, Merchant Navy18Ordinary SeamanArgentina +
DanishChristensen, Niels Gerald, Merchant Navy28Assistant EngineerArgentina +
DanishFølsgaard, Aage Emil Johansen, Merchant Navy23Assistant StewardArgentina +
DanishHald, Ivar Vagner Christensen, Merchant Navy26MechanicArgentina +
DanishHandel, Erik Arvid, Merchant Navy17Cabin BoyArgentina +
DanishHansen, Børge Henrik From, Merchant Navy28CarpenterArgentina +
DanishHansen, Hans Jørgen, Merchant Navy36Second OfficerArgentina +
DanishHansen, Herman Ludvig Chr., Merchant Navy63MechanicArgentina +
DanishHansen, Peter Helge Christoffer, Merchant Navy21Assistant EngineerArgentina +
DanishHolm, Vilhelm Casper, Merchant Navy54StewardArgentina +
DanishHorsly, Kaj Lykke Kristian Lyngby, Merchant Navy37CookArgentina +
DanishJørgensen, Svend Aage, Merchant Navy23Able SeamanArgentina +
DanishKristiansen, Kaj Aage, Merchant Navy21Assistant CookArgentina +
DanishLarsen, Ingemann, Merchant Navy18Junior Ordinary SeamanArgentina +
DanishLou, Jørgen, Merchant Navy22Assistant EngineerArgentina +
DanishMarcussen, Oscar Reinhold, Merchant Navy29Fourth Engineer OfficerArgentina +
DanishNielsen, Aage Manfred Victor, Merchant Navy39MechanicArgentina +
DanishNielsen, Emil William, Merchant Navy48Able SeamanArgentina +
DanishNielsen, Jes Harald, Merchant Navy48Second Engineer OfficerArgentina +
DanishNisbeth, Henry Chr., Merchant Navy36Able SeamanArgentina +
DanishPetersen, Helmuth Børge, Merchant Navy23Able SeamanArgentina +
DanishPetersen, Torben Erik Steen, Merchant Navy24Third OfficerArgentina +
DanishPoulsen, Ejner, Merchant Navy56MasterArgentina +
DanishPoulsen, Jens Ferdinand, Merchant Navy21Able SeamanArgentina +
DanishRasmussen, Jens Peter Folmer, Merchant Navy19Ordinary SeamanArgentina +
DanishRasmussen, Rasmus Albert, Merchant Navy40Chief OfficerArgentina +
DanishRosted, Knud, Merchant Navy25Assistant EngineerArgentina +
DanishSkaarup, Arthur Richard, Merchant Navy19Ordinary SeamanArgentina +
DanishSørensen, Peter Einer, Merchant Navy38Third Engineer OfficerArgentina +
DanishWarner, Ernst Victor, Merchant Navy42Radio OperatorArgentina +

32 persons found.

Served on indicates the ships we have listed for the person, some were stationed on multiple ships hit by U-boats.

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