Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Estonian steam merchant

Photo courtesy of Sjöhistoriska Museet, Stockholm

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

Aboard Merkur when hit on 30 Jun 1940

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Alas, Eduard, Merchant NavyFiremanMerkur +
Birk, Verner, Merchant NavyMasterMerkur
Engel, Marie, Merchant NavyCookMerkur
Hoogand, Jakob, Merchant NavySailorMerkur
Jaansoo, Elmu, Merchant NavySailorMerkur
Kaljas, Aleksander, Merchant NavySailorMerkur +
Liias, Kalju, Merchant NavyChief Engineer OfficerMerkur
Oad, Juri, Merchant NavyFiremanMerkur
Pajust, Miralda, Merchant NavyStewardessMerkur
Saart, Priidu, Merchant NavySailorMerkur +
Salm, Pawel, Merchant NavyAssistant EngineerMerkur
Schmuul, August, Merchant NavySecond OfficerMerkur
Schmuul, Hans, Merchant NavyChief OfficerMerkur
Tammann, Aleksander, Merchant NavyFiremanMerkur +
Toome, Aleksander, Merchant NavyTrimmerMerkur
Vahi, Arnold, Merchant NavySecond Engineer OfficerMerkur
Walliste, Eduard, Merchant NavySailorMerkur

17 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.