Leif Johan Carlsen

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

March 21, 1917

Date of death

October 24, 1944Årsak: Captivity

Parents

Francis & Emmy carlsen

Gender

Male

Nationality

Norway flaggNorway

Birthplace

Oslo

County

Oslo

Maritime inquiries 1939 - 1945

Other

  • Participant in WW2
  • Londonregisteret:

    Registernummer under krigen: London 29037, NY 7890.

    Våre falne:

    Seilte under krigen i alliert fart med m/s Høegh Silverdawn, som ble senket av japanerne 15. juni 1943. Ble tatt til fange og omkom 24. oktober 1944 under fangetransport i Det sør-kinesiske hav. Har mottatt president Truman's ridderslag post mortem. («The posthumous award of an Accolade.»)

    Sources

    RA/S-2081/F/FE/Fea/L0058

    VG Våre falne