Emil Martin Birkeland

The information on registered seafarers is not in all cases complete. As new sources are studied, information on engagements and medals etc. will be added to some of the already registered seafarers.

Date of birth

December 19, 1895

Date of death

June 12, 1940Årsak: War-related shipwreck

Parents

Askild & Maalene Birkeland

Gender

Male

Nationality

Norway flaggNorway

Birthplace

Fana

Place of living

Blomsterdalen, Fana, Bergen

County

Hordaland/Bergen

Maritime inquiries 1939 - 1945

Other

  • Participant in WW2
  • Londonregisteret:

    Registernummer under krigen: London 4565.

    Våre falne:

    Gift 1915 i Fana med Martha S. Kvinge, f. 1890 i Masfjord. 4 barn. Var 3. maskinist på m/t Orkanger som ble torpedert i Middelhavet på reise til Malta 12. juni 1940. Han gikk ned med skipet. 

    Sources

    RA/S-2081/F/Fe/Fea/L0011

    VG Våre falne

    RA/S-3545/G/Gi/L0010