Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Dutch motor tanker

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

Aboard Rotterdam when hit on 27 Aug 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
DutchAltena, Jacobus Abraham van, Merchant Navy32GunnerRotterdam
DutchAppeldoorn, Jan Mattheus Wilhelm, Merchant Navy34Chief OfficerRotterdam
DutchBest, Jacob de, Merchant Navy44OilerRotterdam
DutchBoersma, Sjouke, Merchant Navy29Able SeamanRotterdam
DutchBoon, Arie, Merchant Navy42Able SeamanRotterdam +
DutchBrakxhoofde, Nicolaas Joris, Merchant Navy48Boatswain (Bosun)Rotterdam +
DutchBroere, Leendert, Merchant Navy22Fourth Engineer OfficerRotterdam
DutchDijk, Gijsbert van, Merchant Navy22Able SeamanRotterdam
DutchDobschutz, Wilhelm Albert Ludwig, Merchant Navy36Second Engineer OfficerRotterdam
DutchDudink, Cornelis, Merchant Navy26CookRotterdam +
DutchEkelenburg, Johannes B. van, Merchant Navy36PumpmanRotterdam
BritishGoulding, Samuel, British Army22GunnerRotterdam
DutchGrisnigt, Reijer Abraham, Merchant Navy19Ordinary SeamanRotterdam
BritishHabron, John Martin, RN25GunnerRotterdam
DutchHammer, Albertus J., Merchant Navy24ElectricianRotterdam
DutchHoorn, Alexander B.A. van, Royal Dutch Army38GunnerRotterdam
DutchHuibregtse, Cornelis, Merchant Navy23Ordinary SeamanRotterdam
DutchIndia, Jan, Merchant Navy25Able SeamanRotterdam
DutchJong, Johannes C. de, Merchant Navy20Assistant EngineerRotterdam
DutchKegge, Jacob, Merchant Navy43Chief StewardRotterdam
DutchKellerman, Albert, Merchant Navy24Assistant ElectricianRotterdam
DutchKerkhoven, Teunis, Merchant Navy47GunnerRotterdam
DutchKok, Hendrikus N., Merchant Navy28StewardRotterdam
DutchKomen, Gerardus, Merchant Navy39Lamp TrimmerRotterdam
DutchKralingen, Jacob van, Merchant Navy47OilerYselhaven, Rotterdam
DutchKreb, Pieter D., Merchant Navy20Radio OperatorRotterdam
DutchLeijte, Johannes Antonius Marinus, Merchant Navy47Third Engineer OfficerRotterdam +
BritishLittle, Arthur Franklin, Merchant Navy17Ordinary SeamanRotterdam +
DutchMeer, Frank van der, Merchant Navy45OilerRotterdam +
DutchNagtegaal, Nicolaas J., Merchant Navy36StokerRotterdam
DutchOranje, Adrianus C., Merchant Navy23Able SeamanRotterdam
DutchPenard, Werner Willem, Merchant Navy31Second OfficerBilderdijk, Rotterdam
DutchPol, Sybren van der, Merchant Navy30Second OfficerRotterdam
BritishPorter, William E., Merchant Navy17BoyRotterdam
DutchRaat, Willem de, Merchant Navy44MasterRotterdam
DutchRamp, Teunis, Merchant Navy46FitterBilderdijk, Rotterdam
DutchSauer, Cornelis Pieter, Merchant Navy49Chief Engineer OfficerRotterdam
DutchSchoot, Henderikus Johannes, Merchant Navy42BakerRotterdam +
DutchSleeking, Pieter, Merchant Navy50Fourth Engineer OfficerRotterdam +
DutchSmoor, Abraham, Merchant Navy42OilerRotterdam +
DutchVelde, Leendert van der, Merchant Navy37OilerRotterdam
DutchVilders, Jacob, Merchant Navy32PumpmanRotterdam +
DutchVisser, Cornelis, Merchant Navy42FiremanPendrecht, Rotterdam
BritishWarner, William T., Merchant Navy19BoyRotterdam
DutchWenas, Hendrik Frederik, Royal Dutch Army40GunnerRotterdam
DutchWijburg, Hendrik, Merchant Navy20StewardRotterdam
DutchWillemsen, Dietrich, Merchant Navy39Third Engineer OfficerRotterdam
DutchYperen, Pieter A.H. van, Merchant Navy21Able SeamanRotterdam

48 persons found.

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