Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Belgian motor merchant

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

Aboard Brabant when hit on 14 May 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Alexander, Jack, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanBrabant
Bouman, Willem Johannes, Royal Dutch Navy44Passenger (Luitenant ter zee 2e klasse)Brabant +
Campbell, Alex, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBrabant
Deacon, William John, RNAble Seaman (DEMS gunner)Brabant +
Depoorter, Alfons, Merchant NavyBoatswain (Bosun)Brabant
Doom, René, Merchant NavyAssistant EngineerBrabant
Dunne, Peter, DEMS gunnerBrabant
D’Hondt, Fidèle, Merchant NavySecond CookBrabant +
Eeckhout, Alexander, Merchant NavyAssistant StewardBrabant +
Eyer, Albert V., Merchant Navy26Able SeamanBrabant, Robert E. Lee
Henry, William, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanBrabant
Hostens, Michel, Merchant NavyMasterGand, Brabant +
Ilott, Frederick William, British Army21Gunner (DEMS gunner)Brabant +
Jacquet, Victor, Merchant NavyChief CookBrabant +
Janssens, Willem, Merchant NavyThird Engineer OfficerBrabant +
Jonckheere, Alfons, Merchant NavyMess Room StewardBrabant +
Kolff, Herman, Royal Dutch Navy34Passenger (Luitenant ter zee 1e klasse)Brabant +
Libbrecht, Jan, Merchant NavyChief Engineer OfficerBrabant +
Liedts, Albert, Merchant NavyThird OfficerBrabant
MacCormick, John, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBrabant
Macy, Ronald Bernard, British Army27Gunner (DEMS gunner)Brabant +
Monu, Edouard, Merchant NavyRadio OfficerBrabant +
Moore, John, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBrabant
Murphy, John, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBrabant
Peeters, Frans, Merchant NavyChief OfficerGand, Brabant
Peeters, Jozef, Merchant Navy38DonkeymanBrabant +
Radlok, Reinhold, Merchant NavyFourth Engineer OfficerBrabant +
Smith, Ernest, Merchant Navy17Cabin BoyBrabant +
Smolders, Gaston, Merchant NavySecond OfficerBrabant +
Van De Walle, Emiel, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBrabant +
Van Montagu, Emmanuel, Merchant NavyStewardBrabant +
Weltjens, Michel, Merchant NavyDonkeymanBrabant +
Zinnen, Edmond, Merchant NavySecond Engineer OfficerBrabant +

33 persons found.

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

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