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Norwegian Merchant Fleet 1939 - 1945
Ships starting with Hi through Hy

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  • M/T Hidlefjord NS *
Kornelius Olsen, Stavanger
7639 gt
Build in Copenhagen 1928.

M/T Hidlefjord has more information, including details on her loss and a crew list.

  • D/S Hild NS *
Jacob Salvesen, Farsund
1356 gt
Built in Slikkerveer, Holland 1919. Previous names: Mont Cenis until 1922, Saar until 1925, Ruhr until 1927, Kristin until 1929.

Please continue to D/S Hild for more details.

  • D/S Hilda NS *
Bachke & Co., Trondheim
1236 gt
Built in Trondheim 1925.

See D/S Hilda.

  • M/T Hilda Knudsen NS
Knut Knutsen O.A.S., Haugesund
9178 gt
Built in Nakskov, Denmark 1928.

Please continue to M/T Hilda Knudsen (includes info on some of her convoy voyages).

  • D/S Hildur I NS
Pehrson & Wessel, Drammen
1497 gt
Built in Bergen 1919. Previous names: Erich Lindøe until 1928, Grenland until 1937.

See my page D/S Hildur I.

  • D/S Hill NS
Osw. Rosenvold, Kristiansand
496 gt
Built in Tvedestrand 1920.

See D/S Hill.

  • M/S Hindanger NS *
Westfal-Larsen & Co. A/S, Bergen
4885 gt
Built in Newcastle upon Tyne 1929.

My page M/S Hindanger has some details on her final fate and a crew list.

  • D/S Hiram NS
Bruusgaard, Kiøsterud & Co., Drammen
1931 gt
Built in Fredrikstad, Norway 1926.

See D/S Hiram.

  • M/S Hird NS *
Jacobsen & Salvesen, Oslo
4950 gt
Built in Glasgow 1924. Previous names: Swanley until 1932, Hoperange until 1937.

More information is available on my page M/S Hird (incl. crew list).

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Hj - Hy
  • D/S Hjalmar Wessel NS
A/S Borregaard, Sarpsborg
1742 gt
Built in Sandefjord 1935.

D/S Hjalmar Wessel has more, incl. 2 pictures.

  • T/T Honningsvaag NS
10 172 gt
Built 1945, Mobile, Alabama.

See T/T Honningsvaag.

  • D/S Hop * neutral
August Kjerland, Bergen
1365 gt
Built at Slikkerveer, Netherlands 1916.

Disappeared in Febr.-1940 - read more about her fate (also has an account of Hop's rescue of survivors from the Swedish Mars and Carl Henckel in Dec.-1939).

  • D/S Hosanger * neutral
Westfal-Larsen & Co. A/S, Bergen
1591 gt
Built in Bergen 1911.

D/S Hosanger has more information on this ship, including details on her final fate, a casualty list and a picture.

  • D/S Hundvaag NS *
Peder Smedvig, Stavanger
690 gt
Built Hardinxveld, Holland 1908. Previous names Haaland and Friesland.

More details (incl. crew list at time of loss) can be found on my page D/S Hundvaag.

  • D/S Hval I NS II, III, IV, V NS, VI, VII
Anders Jahre, Blaahval A/S, Sandefjord
223 & 248 gt
Whale catchers.

See my page about these catchers (limited info).

  • D/S Hvoslef NS *
Helmer Staubo & Co., Oslo
1630 gt
Built in Sunderland 1927.

Please continue to D/S Hvoslef for more (includes a crew list at the time of loss).

  • D/S Hydra II NS *
Bruusgaard, Kiøsterud & Co., Drammen
1375 gt
Built in Shanghai 1919.

Again, please see a separate page about D/S Hydra II (partial crew list).

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