Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


British steam 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 British steam merchant Margit.

Aboard Margit when hit on 8 Feb 1944

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Abrahamsen, Hans Peter, Merchant Navy51Second OfficerMargit +
Andersen, Svend Aage, Merchant Navy36Able SeamanMargit +
Andersen, Tage, Merchant Navy30Able SeamanMargit +
Andersen, Valdemar Thorvald, Merchant Navy34StewardMargit +
Frydendahl-Petersen, Christian Nikolie, Merchant Navy21Able SeamanMargit +
Grimes, Vincent, Merchant Navy19Assistant StewardMargit +
Helle, Usko Julius, Merchant Navy52Fireman and TrimmerMargit +
Jensen, Svend Børge, Merchant Navy23Able SeamanMargit +
Johansen, Hans Charles, Merchant Navy29Able SeamanMargit +
Johansen, Holger, Merchant Navy49MasterMargit +
Kostiainen, Reino, Merchant Navy28Fireman and TrimmerMargit +
Larsen, Svend Aage Verner, Merchant Navy24Third Engineer OfficerMargit +
Lee, Raymond Thomas, British Army21Gunner (DEMS gunner)Margit +
Lyngsie, Svend Aage Nielsen, Merchant Navy21Able SeamanMargit +
Mainwaring, Kenneth, RN31Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Margit +
Matthewson, Peter, Merchant Navy17Mess Room StewardMargit +
Nielsen, Ebbe Børge, Merchant Navy43DonkeymanMargit +
O'Rourke, James, Merchant Navy20Second Radio OfficerMargit +
Ove, Niels Henrik, Merchant Navy29Chief OfficerMargit +
Pratt, George Thomas Alfred, RN21Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Margit +
Rogers, Edward William Herbert, British Army32Gunner (DEMS gunner)Margit +
Sørensen, Hans Christian, Merchant Navy40Chief Engineer OfficerMargit +
Sørensen, Herman Frederik, Merchant Navy40Second Engineer OfficerMargit +
Sørensen, Stig Olaf, Merchant Navy31CookMargit +
Tahtinew, Erik, Merchant Navy38Fireman and TrimmerMargit +
Thompson, Francis Henry, Merchant Navy21First Radio OfficerMargit +
Tornberg, Clarence, Merchant Navy20Fireman and TrimmerMargit +
Turnbull, William, Merchant Navy32Second CookMargit +
Wild, James Arthur, RN21Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Margit +
Woodhead, Joseph, RN18Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Margit +

30 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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