Birger Balchen

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

July 15, 1897

Date of death

March 11, 1953

Parents

Birgitte og Hans K. Balchen

Gender

Male

Nationality

Norway flaggNorway

Birthplace

Bergen

Place of living

Lodsgaten 24, Haugesund

County

RogalandHordaland/Bergen

Rank

1. Maskinist (Maskinsjef)

Has sailed for shipping company

Education

Maskinsjefskole

Maritime inquiries 1940 - 1945

Other

  • Participant in WW2