Thorleif Røh Petersen

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 10, 1920

Date of death

January 13, 1942Årsak: War-related shipwreck

Parents

Severin Røh Petersen, f. 1890 i Porsgrunn, og Anna f. Olsen, f. 1893 s. st

Gender

Male

Nationality

Norway flaggNorway

Birthplace

Porsgrunn

Place of living

Moldhaugen, Porsgrunn

County

Telemark

Enlistment district

Rank

Kokk

Has sailed for shipping company

Maritime inquiries 1939 - 1945

Other

  • Participant in WW2
  • Ex gratia-arkivet:

    Registernummer under krigen: 2496 London, 4429 NY.

    VG Våre falne:

    "Var kokk på d/s Frisco, og omkom da skipet ble torpedert mellom Savannah og Argentia N.F. [13.] januar 1942. Broren Ole Johan omkom 1943".

    Sources

    RA/S-3545/G/Gg

    VG Våre falne