Johan Gustav Sildnæs

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

May 19, 1923

Date of death

December 6, 1940Årsak: War-related shipwreck

Parents

Løytnant Johan Sildnæs,f.1875 i Eide i Kvernes,og hustru Ingevorg,f.1878, f. Eide i Kvernes

Gender

Male

Nationality

Norway flaggNorway

Birthplace

Strinda

Place of living

Trondheim

County

Sør-Trøndelag

Has sailed for shipping company

Education

Skoleskipskurs

Maritime inquiries 1939 - 1945

Other

  • Participant in WW2
  • Londonregisteret:

    Registernummer under krigen: London 5841.

    Våre Falne.

    Lettmatros Johan Gustav Sildnæs, Trondheim.

    Omkom den 6. desember 1940 da D/S SKRIM ble torpedert på reise fra Oban til Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada.

    Sources

    RA/S-2081/F/Fe/Fea/L0099

    Våre Falne

    "Krigsmedalje post mortem til 26 sjøfolk fra Trondheim", Nordisk Tidende, 13. februar 1947.

    RA/S-3545/G/Gi/L0011