Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Norwegian motor 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 Norwegian motor merchant Fernhill.

Aboard Fernhill when hit on 7 Aug 1943

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

NameAgeRankServed on
NorwegianAndersen, Sigurd A., Merchant NavyAble SeamanFernhill
NorwegianAnderson, Arvid, Merchant NavyMechanicFernhill
BritishAndrews, Fred W.C., RNGunnerFernhill
BritishBrown, Donald, RNGunnerFernhill
BritishBullock, William, RNGunnerFernhill
BritishClough, Cyril, RNGunnerFernhill
BritishCorbett, Michael, RNGunnerFernhill
NorwegianDreng, Ole Magnus, Merchant Navy29Radio OperatorPan Norway, Hallanger, Fernhill
NorwegianEgge, Arne, Merchant NavyAble SeamanFernhill
NorwegianEllingsen, Johan, Merchant NavyMechanicFernhill
BritishElwill, Leonard F., Merchant NavyGalley BoyFernhill
NorwegianForseth, John K., Merchant NavyAble SeamanFernhill
NorwegianFredriksen, Alf Sverre, Merchant NavySecond OfficerFernhill
NorwegianHalvorsen, Anton, Merchant NavyAble SeamanFernhill
BritishHenrietts, John, RNGunnerFernhill
NorwegianHjelle, Danker, Merchant NavyFourth OfficerFernhill
NorwegianJohannesen, Nils Bremer, Merchant NavyThird Engineer OfficerFernhill
NorwegianJohnsen, Kåre S., Merchant NavyElectricianFernhill
BritishJones, Donald, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanFernhill
NorwegianKarlsen, Alf Henry, Merchant NavyMechanicFernhill
NorwegianKarlsen, Olaf Julius, Merchant NavyBoatswain (Bosun)Fernhill
NorwegianKarlsen, Peder, Merchant NavyMechanicFernhill
NorwegianKarlsen, Robert Arvid, Merchant NavyMechanicFernhill +
NorwegianKristiansen, Bjarne J., Merchant NavyStewardFernhill
NorwegianKristoffersen, Thor, Merchant NavyCarpenterFernhill
NorwegianKvinen, Torkjell, Merchant Navy21Able SeamanSouth Africa, Nortun, Fernhill
NorwegianLarsen, Harald Martin, Merchant NavyChief Engineer OfficerFernhill +
NorwegianLind, Andreas Drankenberg, Merchant NavyCookFernhill
NorwegianLinnestad, Hans Martin, Merchant Navy47Second Engineer OfficerBaghdad, Fernhill
BritishMcHugh, William, Merchant NavyMess Room BoyFernhill
NorwegianMolotov, Jan Alexis, Merchant NavyAssistantFernhill +
NorwegianOlsen, Birger Horne, Merchant NavySecond CookFernhill
NorwegianOlsen, Nicolai Lindtner, Merchant Navy34MechanicFernhill, Spinanger +
NorwegianPaulsen, Arne Øistein, Merchant NavyChief OfficerFernhill
BritishRiley, William A., Merchant NavyRadio OperatorFernhill
BritishRoberts, William David, Merchant NavySaloon BoyFernhill
BritishRoscher, Fred William, Merchant NavyMess Room BoyFernhill
BritishSaul, Thomas, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanFernhill
NorwegianSeverinsen, Severin, Merchant NavyThird OfficerFernhill
BritishSmith, Edward Charles, British Army23GunnerFernhill +
NorwegianSwan, Bjørn, Merchant NavyAble SeamanFernhill
BritishWalby, Leonard C., RNGunnerFernhill
BritishWalker, John, Merchant NavyRadio OperatorFernhill
NorwegianWie, K.J. Neuberth, Merchant NavyMasterFernhill

44 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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