Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Dutch steam merchant

Photo courtesy of Maritiem Museum, Rotterdam

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

Aboard Triton when hit on 2 Jun 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
DutchBeeldstroo, Johannes George Nicolaas, Merchant Navy23StewardTriton
DutchBoekhout, Theodorus, Merchant Navy24Third OfficerTriton
DutchBroek, Theodorus Antonius van den, Merchant Navy34Third Engineer OfficerTriton
DutchBruins, Jan Jacobus, Merchant Navy38CookTriton
DutchCornielje, Dirk Johannes, Merchant Navy28CarpenterTriton
DutchDijk, Barteld van, Merchant Navy58MasterTriton
DutchEijck, Nicolaas Johannes van, Merchant Navy53TrimmerTriton +
DutchElmont, Max, Merchant Navy19Able SeamanTriton +
DutchFaverus, Theodorus G.D., Merchant Navy19StewardTriton
BritishFreites, Arturo, Merchant Navy23FiremanTriton
DutchGaastra, Frederik, Merchant Navy34Second OfficerTriton
DutchGraaf, Joost de, Merchant Navy48Second Engineer OfficerTriton +
DutchHeijer, Arie Krijn den, Merchant Navy46Able SeamanTriton, Ceres
DutchHoefdraad, Emil, Merchant Navy23FiremanTriton
DutchHoogsteder, Hendrik, Merchant Navy18GunnerTriton
AmericanJensen, S., Civilian33PassengerTriton
DutchKlipsteen, Hendrik Alexander, Merchant Navy21StewardTriton
DutchKoenders, Christiaan Nicolaas Anton, Merchant Navy37OilerTriton
DutchKuipers, Johannes, Merchant Navy51StewardTriton, Ceres
DutchLeeuwendaal, Eduardus Aloysius Josephus, Merchant Navy48OilerTriton
DutchLeeuwerden, Dirk van, Merchant Navy28Able Seaman/GunnerTriton +
DutchLendorf, Johannes Petrus Josephus, Merchant Navy44Chief OfficerTriton +
BritishMajor, John, Merchant Navy37Able SeamanTriton
BritishManuel, Kenneth, Merchant Navy35TrimmerTriton
DutchMontanus, Isaac Merced, Merchant Navy34Able SeamanTriton
SpanishMoreno, Jose, Merchant Navy36FiremanTriton
DutchNunes, Antonio, Merchant Navy20Assistant CookTriton
DutchPlug, Johannes, Merchant Navy51Boatswain (Bosun)Triton
DutchRoos, Johannes, Merchant Navy37Able SeamanTriton
PortugueseSilva, Joaquim Pinto da, Merchant Navy33Able SeamanTriton +
DutchSpier, Gerhard George, Merchant Navy56OilerTriton
BritishSutherland, Richard, Merchant Navy20TrimmerTriton
DutchTack, Adolf, Merchant Navy48Chief Engineer OfficerTriton, Ulysses
DutchWakker, Pieter, Merchant Navy20Assistant EngineerTriton
DutchWestervaarder, Frederik, Merchant Navy27Radio OperatorTriton
VenezuelanZavala, Alphonso, Merchant Navy26Able SeamanTriton

36 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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