Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Dutch motor merchant

Koenjit under her former name Stjerneborg. Photo from City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 447-2728

This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the Dutch motor merchant Koenjit.

Aboard Koenjit when hit on 13 May 1942

You can click on any of the names for possible additional information

NameAgeRankServed on
BritishBanwell, Frederick, Merchant Navy19Ordinary SeamanKoenjit
BritishBlackborow, Terence, Merchant Navy17Galley BoyKoenjit
DutchBlok, Johannes Leonardus Antonius, Merchant Navy34CarpenterKoenjit
DutchBos, Hendrik Gerrit, Merchant Navy23Third Engineer OfficerPendrecht, Koenjit
BritishBullock, P., Merchant NavyMechanicKoenjit
PalestinianCukier, Philipp, Merchant Navy19MechanicKoenjit
DutchDidama, Frederik Nicolaas Theodorus, Merchant Navy58CookKoenjit
BritishFletcher, F., Merchant NavyMess Room BoyKoenjit
DanishFolmer, Jorgen J., Merchant Navy47Chief OfficerKoenjit
DutchFranssen, Franciscus Gerrit Evert, Merchant Navy26Third OfficerKoenjit
DutchGerritsen, Teunis, Merchant Navy24Fourth Engineer OfficerMarken, Koenjit, Terkoelei
BritishGlover, K.R., Merchant NavyCabin BoyKoenjit
DutchHaan, Albertus Johannes de, Merchant Navy48OilerAlwaki, Mijdrecht, Koenjit
DanishHansen, Peter, Merchant Navy45Radio OperatorKoenjit
PalestinianHilb, Gad, Merchant Navy18Able SeamanKoenjit
DutchHoeksel, Gerard, Merchant Navy37OilerKoenjit
BritishHoyle, W., Merchant NavySaloon BoyKoenjit
DanishJacobsen, Harald A., Merchant Navy33Second Engineer OfficerKoenjit
DanishJohansson, Elis Y., Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanKoenjit
EstonianJolls, N., Merchant NavyAble SeamanKoenjit
BritishLeach, L.A., British ArmyDEMS gunnerKoenjit
DanishLevorsen, A., Merchant NavySecond OfficerKoenjit
IrishLynch, John J., Merchant Navy32Able SeamanKoenjit
DanishMortensen, Aage R., Merchant NavyStewardKoenjit
IrishO'Sullivan, James A., Merchant Navy27Able SeamanKoenjit
BritishPaynter, William C.J., British Army27DEMS gunnerKoenjit
DanishPedersen, E., Merchant NavyMechanicKoenjit
BritishPerkins, D., RNDEMS gunnerKoenjit
DutchPop, Meint, Merchant Navy49Boatswain (Bosun)Koenjit
DanishRasmussen, R.H., Merchant NavyChief Engineer OfficerKoenjit
BritishRobinson, Alfred F., Merchant Navy18Ordinary SeamanKoenjit
DanishRosenhøj, Rasmus Marius, Merchant Navy56MasterKoenjit
EstonianSaar, Oskar, Merchant Navy27Able SeamanKoenjit
BritishSargent, William, RN28DEMS gunnerKoenjit
DutchSiebelhoff, Johannes Marinus, Merchant Navy44MechanicKoenjit
BritishSmith, Charles W., Merchant Navy23Ordinary SeamanKoenjit
BritishSmith, Joseph, Merchant Navy14Deck BoyKoenjit
PalestinianSzapiro, Mojsze J., Merchant Navy17Able SeamanKoenjit

38 persons found.

Served on indicates the ships we have listed for the person, some were stationed on multiple ships hit by U-boats.

People missing from this listing? Or perhaps additional information?
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