Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Dutch steam merchant

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

Aboard Kentar when hit on 1 Aug 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
DutchBouman, Daniel, Merchant Navy37Third OfficerKentar
ChineseChan Fo Kwan, , Merchant NavyFiremanKentar +
ChineseChang Sang, , Merchant NavyFiremanKentar +
ChineseCheng Chuen, , Merchant NavyFiremanKentar +
DutchDachland, Max, Merchant Navy19Fifth Engineer OfficerKentar +
DutchDobbelaar, Abraham, Merchant Navy23BakerKentar
BritishHill, H., DEMS gunnerKentar
DutchHirdes, Constantinus Petrus Martinus, Merchant Navy49Cook/GunnerKentar +
ChineseHo Sui, , Merchant NavyFiremanKentar +
DutchIJzendoorn, Antonie Willem van, Merchant Navy29Able Seaman/GunnerKentar +
Jaktoer Pang Kam, , Merchant NavyCrew memberKentar
DutchJasir, , Merchant Navy26StewardKentar
ChineseLee Siew, , Merchant Navy43QuartermasterKentar +
ChineseLi Yau, , Merchant NavyFiremanKentar +
ChineseLiu Fai, , Merchant NavyFiremanKentar +
ChineseLoo Chee, , Merchant NavyFiremanKentar +
DutchMarsbergen, Peter van, Merchant Navy37Second Engineer OfficerKentar +
DutchMoekardanoe, Arianto, Merchant Navy22Fifth Engineer OfficerKentar
ChineseNg Kee, , Merchant NavyCrew memberKentar
BritishPowell, George, 33DEMS gunnerKentar
DutchRemmers, Jan Albert Jozef, Merchant Navy29Second OfficerKentar
DutchRuijter, Elisa Frederik de, Merchant Navy24Fourth Engineer OfficerKentar +
DutchSieben, Jan, Merchant Navy49MasterKentar +
DutchTavenier, Willem, Merchant Navy29Third Engineer OfficerKentar +
ChineseToo Fook, , Merchant NavyFiremanKentar +
DutchVeldhuis, Gerardus N.A., Merchant Navy23Fourth OfficerKentar
ChineseWan Choy, , Merchant NavyGreaserKentar +
DutchZandbergen, Frederik van, Merchant Navy46Chief Engineer OfficerKentar

28 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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