Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Dutch steam merchant

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

Aboard Breedijk when hit on 15 Sep 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
DutchAmbtman, Albertus, Merchant Navy29Chief StewardBreedijk
PhilippineAurelio, Juan, Merchant Navy32StewardBreedijk
DutchBos, Bernardus, Merchant Navy33StewardBreedijk
DutchBremer, Peter Hendrik Wichert, Merchant Navy19Able SeamanMaasdam, Breedijk
BritishBrinton, , DEMS gunnerBreedijk
DutchBrouwer, Gerrit, Merchant Navy42Able SeamanBreedijk
DutchDaemen, Leonardus Jacobus Arnoldus, Merchant Navy22GunnerBreedijk
DutchDekker, Cornelis Adrianus, Merchant Navy21Fourth Engineer OfficerBreedijk
DutchDijk, Gerrit van, Merchant Navy25Radio OperatorBreedijk
DutchEdenburg, Jacobus, Merchant Navy33Second Engineer OfficerBreedijk
DutchEeuwijk, Gerrit Gijsbertus van, Merchant Navy28Able SeamanBreedijk
BritishGornall, William, 36DEMS gunnerBreedijk
BritishGray, S.A., Merchant NavyFiremanBreedijk
BritishGrundale, Charles John MacLean, Merchant Navy22Able SeamanBreedijk
DutchHollander, Cornelis, Merchant Navy43Chief OfficerBreedijk
BritishIley, T., Merchant NavyCook’s MateBreedijk
DutchJoval, Ernest Isai Nuten, Merchant Navy33FiremanBennekom, Breedijk
DutchKattenburg, Frederick Rudolf, Merchant Navy24Ordinary SeamanBreedijk, Soekaboemi
DutchKleij, Nicolaas, Merchant Navy39Fireman/GunnerBreedijk
DutchKloosterman, Johannes Marinus, Merchant Navy23Fourth Engineer OfficerBreedijk
DutchKoerten, Bernardus Wilhelmus, Merchant Navy55GreaserBreedijk
DutchKulk, Cornelis Johannes, Merchant Navy30Able SeamanBreedijk
DutchLagaaij, Anthonie Hendrik, Merchant Navy23Fourth OfficerBreedijk
BritishMarrington, Andrew, Merchant Navy16ApprenticeBreedijk
DutchMols, Cornelis, Merchant Navy42StewardBreedijk
DutchNeeleman, Arie Cornelis, Merchant Navy19StewardBreedijk
BritishNeeson, Stanley, Merchant Navy17Mess Room and Boiler BoyBreedijk
BritishNewman, Charles, Merchant Navy17Cook’s MateBreedijk
DutchNoordzij, Krijn, Merchant Navy42Able SeamanMaasdam, Breedijk
BritishOsborne, P., Merchant NavyCook’s MateBreedijk
DutchOvost, Bartholomeus Julianus Jacobus van, Merchant Navy24Able SeamanBreedijk
DutchPaul, Simon Jan, Merchant Navy22Fourth Engineer OfficerBreedijk
DutchPauwels, Theodorus Hendrikus Marie, Merchant Navy28Second OfficerBreedijk
DutchPeereboom, Jan J., Merchant Navy41Able SeamanBreedijk
BritishPhilips, J., Merchant NavyCook’s MateBreedijk
DutchPlas, Cornelis van der, Merchant Navy42Boatswain (Bosun)Breedijk
DutchPostma, Pieter, Merchant Navy29Third Engineer OfficerBreedijk
BritishReece, , DEMS gunnerBreedijk
CanadianRobinson, John A., Merchant NavyStewardBreedijk
DutchRooijen, Aart van, Merchant Navy48StewardEibergen, Breedijk +
DutchRuÿgrok, Bernardus Ludovicus Josephus, Merchant Navy48MasterVolendam, Breedijk +
DutchSchutter, Pieter, Merchant Navy49Chief Engineer OfficerMaasdam, Breedijk
DutchSpoor, Johannes, Merchant Navy26Fourth Engineer OfficerBreedijk
DutchSpreksel, Gerardus Antonius, Merchant Navy56FiremanBreedijk
DutchTeuwisse, Willem Johannes Hendrikus Agathus, Merchant Navy34Second OfficerBreedijk
NorwegianVik, Nils Nikkelsen, Merchant Navy57CarpenterBreedijk
DutchVliet, Gerrit van, Merchant Navy55Able SeamanMaasdam, Breedijk
DutchVoorspuij, Hendrik, Merchant Navy23Third OfficerBreedijk
DutchWeerts, Hendrikus, Merchant Navy24FiremanBreedijk
DutchWijngaarden, Johannes van, Merchant Navy44CookBreedijk
DutchWit, Matthijs de, Merchant Navy40GreaserBreedijk
BritishWood, Leonard W., Merchant Navy17Deck BoyBreedijk

52 persons found.

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