Olav Gjelsvik

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 20, 1912

Date of death

March 2, 1941Årsak: War-related shipwreck

Parents

Nils og Margit Gjelsvik

Gender

Male

Nationality

Norway flaggNorway

Birthplace

Hosanger

Place of living

Bysheim, Bergen

County

Hordaland/Bergen

Maritime inquiries 1940 - 1945

Other

  • Participant in WW2
  • Ex gratia-arkivet:

    Registernummer under krigen: London 1245.

    Våre falne:

    Gjekk under krigen i alliert fart mellom Amerika og England med s/s Augvald. Miste livet då skipet vart torpedert 2. mars 1941 i Nord-Atlanteren på veg frå Halifax til England.

    Sources

    RA/S-3545/G/Gg

    VG Våre falne