Nils Tycho Rydberg

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 death

January 28, 1941Årsak: War accident

Gender

Male

Nationality

Sweden flaggSweden

County

Utlandet

Has sailed for shipping company

Other

  • Participant in WW2
  • Londonregisteret:

    Registernummer under krigen: London 900019.

    Skadet under et flyangrep på "Ranja" 24. januar 1941. Døde 4 dager senere på Balfour Hospital, Kirkwall.

    Participated in the following historical events 1939-1945:

    Sources

    RA/S-2081/F/Fe/Feb/L024

    Rosendahl, Bjørn Tore (Red.) (2015) De var også krigsseilere. Omkomne utenlandske sjøfolk på norske skip under andre verdenskrig. Kristiansand: Stiftelsen Arkivet.

    Terje Fredh; "Utanfôr Spærran", Del 2, Svenskar under norsk och amerikansk flagg. Posthumt hedrat med den engelska utmärkelsen "Member of the order of the British Empire".

    The National Archives, Kew, MT 59/1734: «Operation "Rubble": escape from Sweden of five Norwegian ships.»