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
Ambtman, Albertus, Merchant Navy29Chief StewardBreedijk
Aurelio, Juan, Merchant Navy32StewardBreedijk
Bos, Bernardus, Merchant Navy33StewardBreedijk
Bremer, Peter Hendrik Wichert, Merchant Navy19Able SeamanMaasdam, Breedijk
Brinton, , DEMS gunnerBreedijk
Brouwer, Gerrit, Merchant Navy42Able SeamanBreedijk
Daemen, Leonardus Jacobus Arnoldus, Merchant Navy22GunnerBreedijk
Dekker, Cornelis Adrianus, Merchant Navy21Fourth Engineer OfficerBreedijk
Dijk, Gerrit van, Merchant Navy25Radio OperatorBreedijk
Edenburg, Jacobus, Merchant Navy33Second Engineer OfficerBreedijk
Eeuwijk, Gerrit Gijsbertus van, Merchant Navy28Able SeamanBreedijk
Gornall, William, 36DEMS gunnerBreedijk
Gray, S.A., Merchant NavyFiremanBreedijk
Grundale, Charles John MacLean, Merchant Navy22Able SeamanBreedijk
Hollander, Cornelis, Merchant Navy43Chief OfficerBreedijk
Iley, T., Merchant NavyCook’s MateBreedijk
Joval, Ernest Isai Nuten, Merchant Navy33FiremanBennekom, Breedijk
Kattenburg, Frederick Rudolf, Merchant Navy24Ordinary SeamanBreedijk, Soekaboemi
Kleij, Nicolaas, Merchant Navy39Fireman/GunnerBreedijk
Kloosterman, Johannes Marinus, Merchant Navy23Fourth Engineer OfficerBreedijk
Koerten, Bernardus Wilhelmus, Merchant Navy55GreaserBreedijk
Kulk, Cornelis Johannes, Merchant Navy30Able SeamanBreedijk
Lagaaij, Anthonie Hendrik, Merchant Navy23Fourth OfficerBreedijk
Marrington, Andrew, Merchant Navy16ApprenticeBreedijk
Mols, Cornelis, Merchant Navy42StewardBreedijk
Neeleman, Arie Cornelis, Merchant Navy19StewardBreedijk
Neeson, Stanley, Merchant Navy17Mess Room and Boiler BoyBreedijk
Newman, Charles, Merchant Navy17Cook’s MateBreedijk
Noordzij, Krijn, Merchant Navy42Able SeamanMaasdam, Breedijk
Osborne, P., Merchant NavyCook’s MateBreedijk
Ovost, Bartholomeus Julianus Jacobus van, Merchant Navy24Able SeamanBreedijk
Paul, Simon Jan, Merchant Navy22Fourth Engineer OfficerBreedijk
Pauwels, Theodorus Hendrikus Marie, Merchant Navy28Second OfficerBreedijk
Peereboom, Jan J., Merchant Navy41Able SeamanBreedijk
Philips, J., Merchant NavyCook’s MateBreedijk
Plas, Cornelis van der, Merchant Navy42Boatswain (Bosun)Breedijk
Postma, Pieter, Merchant Navy29Third Engineer OfficerBreedijk
Reece, , DEMS gunnerBreedijk
Robinson, John A., Merchant NavyStewardBreedijk
Rooijen, Aart van, Merchant Navy48StewardEibergen, Breedijk +
Ruÿgrok, Bernardus Ludovicus Josephus, Merchant Navy48MasterVolendam, Breedijk +
Schutter, Pieter, Merchant Navy49Chief Engineer OfficerMaasdam, Breedijk
Spoor, Johannes, Merchant Navy26Fourth Engineer OfficerBreedijk
Spreksel, Gerardus Antonius, Merchant Navy56FiremanBreedijk
Teuwisse, Willem Johannes Hendrikus Agathus, Merchant Navy34Second OfficerBreedijk
Vik, Nils Nikkelsen, Merchant Navy57CarpenterBreedijk
Vliet, Gerrit van, Merchant Navy55Able SeamanMaasdam, Breedijk
Voorspuij, Hendrik, Merchant Navy23Third OfficerBreedijk
Weerts, Hendrikus, Merchant Navy24FiremanBreedijk
Wijngaarden, Johannes van, Merchant Navy44CookBreedijk
Wit, Matthijs de, Merchant Navy40GreaserBreedijk
Wood, Leonard W., Merchant Navy17Deck BoyBreedijk

52 persons found.

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