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 Woensdrecht.

Aboard Woensdrecht when hit on 12 Sep 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
BritishBayley, Philip, Merchant Navy22ShipwreckedCressington Court, Woensdrecht
BritishBlock, J., DEMS gunner Woensdrecht
BritishBridgewood, Samuel, Merchant Navy19ShipwreckedCressington Court, Woensdrecht
LatvianBruge, Arvid, Merchant Navy48Able SeamanWoensdrecht
BritishBurrell, Walter, Merchant Navy18Ordinary SeamanWoensdrecht
BritishClaque, James, Merchant Navy27ShipwreckedCressington Court, Woensdrecht
New ZealandClino, Oscar, Merchant Navy23ShipwreckedCressington Court, Woensdrecht
BritishCorbett, Edward, Merchant Navy18Ordinary SeamanWoensdrecht
BritishDe La Mare, George, Merchant Navy33ShipwreckedCressington Court, Woensdrecht
BritishDilkes, George, Merchant Navy19ShipwreckedCressington Court, Woensdrecht +
BritishFenby, John J., Merchant Navy32Radio OperatorWoensdrecht
DutchFenenga, Jacob, Merchant Navy53MasterWoensdrecht
BritishFranklin, Henry D., Merchant Navy18Ordinary SeamanWoensdrecht
DutchFridael, Laurentius Hubertus, Merchant Navy46GunnerWoensdrecht, Rosalia +
BritishGardner, John Selkirk, Merchant Navy49ShipwreckedCressington Court, Woensdrecht
DutchGeurts, Gradus Johannes, Merchant Navy31Fourth Engineer OfficerWoensdrecht
BritishGreach, Ronald, Merchant Navy21ShipwreckedCressington Court, Woensdrecht
BritishHarvey, Norman, Merchant Navy41ShipwreckedCressington Court, Woensdrecht
BritishHeywood, Cyril, Merchant Navy18ShipwreckedCressington Court, Woensdrecht
DutchHilkhuizen, Matthijs, Merchant Navy17Ordinary SeamanWoensdrecht
BritishHowarth, Bernard, Merchant Navy18ShipwreckedCressington Court, Woensdrecht
BritishHudson, Horatio, Merchant Navy34ShipwreckedCressington Court, Woensdrecht
BritishHughes, Bernard, Merchant Navy18ShipwreckedCressington Court, Woensdrecht
BritishHurley, Albert, Merchant Navy45ShipwreckedCressington Court, Woensdrecht
DutchHörchner, Evert, Merchant Navy30Fifth Engineer OfficerWoensdrecht
DutchIedema, Jan, Merchant Navy29StewardWoensdrecht
DutchIngen, Koenraad J. van, Merchant Navy25Fifth Engineer OfficerWoensdrecht
BritishJacks, Eric, Merchant Navy17ShipwreckedCressington Court, Woensdrecht
DutchKeijzer, Frans de, Merchant Navy23Able SeamanWoensdrecht
DutchKlos, Cornelis Dirk, Merchant Navy41Second Engineer OfficerMijdrecht, Woensdrecht
DutchKnoester, Leendert, Merchant Navy40GreaserWoensdrecht
DutchLensvelt, Cornelis Hendrik Willem, Merchant Navy31Fourth Engineer OfficerWoensdrecht
IrishLeonard, William, Merchant Navy41ShipwreckedCressington Court, Woensdrecht
BritishLivingstone, Robert, Merchant Navy27ShipwreckedCressington Court, Woensdrecht
BritishMackie, John, Merchant Navy23ShipwreckedCressington Court, Woensdrecht
BritishMartyn, Thomas, Merchant Navy28ShipwreckedCressington Court, Woensdrecht
DutchMiddelkoop, Cornelis van, Merchant Navy45Chief Engineer OfficerWoensdrecht
DutchMulder, Hendrik, Merchant Navy27Second CookWoensdrecht
DutchMullem, Arie van, Merchant Navy41Chief StewardWoensdrecht
DutchPelt, Antonius van, Merchant Navy34GreaserWoensdrecht
DanishPetersen, Carl Arnold, Merchant Navy43ShipwreckedCressington Court, Woensdrecht
BritishPower, Kevin, Merchant Navy15Deck BoyWoensdrecht
BritishPratt, Charles Edward, Merchant Navy44ShipwreckedCressington Court, Woensdrecht
DutchRiede, Arie Anton, Merchant Navy48Chief CookWoensdrecht
DutchRoos, Hermanus de, Merchant Navy43Third Engineer OfficerMaasdam, Woensdrecht
RussianSalko, Leon, Merchant Navy22Able SeamanWoensdrecht
BritishSanguinette, Frank, Merchant Navy21ShipwreckedCressington Court, Woensdrecht
BritishScott, John, Merchant Navy16Mess Room BoyWoensdrecht
DutchSmaal, Adrianus Franciscus Hermanus, Merchant Navy41Able SeamanWoensdrecht
PalestinianSorin, Joseph, Merchant Navy28Able SeamanWoensdrecht
BritishThompson, Richard, Merchant Navy28ShipwreckedCressington Court, Woensdrecht
DutchTuijn, Wilhelmus van der, Merchant Navy29GreaserWoensdrecht
BritishUrwin, Thomas, Merchant Navy48ShipwreckedCressington Court, Woensdrecht
DutchVeen, Theunis van der, Merchant Navy49Boatswain (Bosun)Woensdrecht
DutchVeltmeijer, Marinus, Merchant Navy51GreaserWoensdrecht
DutchVerwaal, Arie Leendert, Merchant Navy33Chief OfficerMoordrecht, Woensdrecht
DutchVogelaar, Pieter, Merchant Navy42Second OfficerWoensdrecht
BritishWaddell, Walter, Merchant Navy32ShipwreckedCressington Court, Woensdrecht
DutchWehrmeyer, Willem, Merchant Navy24Third OfficerWoensdrecht
BritishWesson, Leslie, Merchant Navy19ShipwreckedCressington Court, Woensdrecht
BritishWinter, Norman, Merchant Navy18ShipwreckedCressington Court, Woensdrecht

61 persons found.

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