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 Viking.

Aboard Viking when hit on 20 Mar 1940

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

NameAgeRankServed on
DanishAndreasen, Sofus, Merchant Navy33Chief OfficerViking +
DanishBjerring, Augustus, Merchant Navy48Second Engineer OfficerViking +
DanishBrøchner, Villy Ejnar Christoffer, Merchant Navy33FiremanViking +
DanishBüssen, Oscar Heinrich Jørgen, Merchant Navy49Chief Engineer OfficerViking +
DanishChristensen, Rasmus Lindegaard, Merchant Navy17Mess Room BoyViking +
DanishChristiansen, Erik Hartvig, Merchant Navy34FiremanViking +
DanishErmates, A. Est, Merchant NavyAble SeamanViking +
DanishEskildsen, Vitoft Veinrich, Merchant Navy23Junior Ordinary SeamanViking +
DanishHolst, Arthur Carl Johan, Merchant Navy41CookViking +
DanishKrap, Hansen Nis, Merchant Navy62Second OfficerViking +
DanishNielsen, Eduard, Merchant Navy47FiremanViking +
DanishNielsen, Johannes Peter, Merchant Navy51MasterViking +
DanishNielsen, Verner Bach, Merchant Navy19Able SeamanViking +
DanishOlsen, Arthur, Merchant Navy18Ordinary SeamanViking +

14 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.