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 Zaanland.

Aboard Zaanland when hit on 17 Mar 1943

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NameAgeRankServed on
Altveer, Pieter Gerrit van, Merchant Navy40Chief OfficerZaanland
Bakker, Atte, Merchant Navy24Able SeamanZaanland
Bakker, Marten, Merchant Navy55Able SeamanZaanland
Bartelsman, Franciscus Jacobus Cornelis, Merchant Navy44Third Engineer OfficerZaanland
Bie, Hendrik Johannes de la, Merchant Navy44GreaserZaanland
Bulte, Bernardus Theodorus, Merchant Navy21Second CookZaanland
Button, John W., Merchant Navy15StewardZaanland
Clarkson, Alexander C., Merchant Navy23Radio OperatorZaanland
Crone, Gerard Johan Bernard, Merchant Navy47PassengerZaanland
Dregmans, Gerardus Johannes, Merchant Navy49Able SeamanZaanland
Duisterwinkel, Andries, Merchant Navy42Boatswain (Bosun)Zaanland
Ferguson, Geoffry L., Merchant Navy39TrimmerZaanland
Findley, Ian J., Merchant Navy15Galley BoyZaanland
Fokkink, Willem Hendrik, Merchant Navy30Fifth Engineer OfficerZaanland
Franken, Gerardus Joannes Josephus Marie, Merchant Navy47MasterZaanland
French, Leslie E., 29DEMS gunnerZaanland
Gabler, Jan Hendrik, Merchant Navy54GreaserZaanland
Goor, Paul Gijsbert Marie van, Merchant Navy24Fourth OfficerZaanland
Grace, Thomas F., Merchant Navy18Deck BoyZaanland
Gregory, Thomas, Merchant Navy18Fireman BoyZaanland
Hartkoorn, Johan Adrianus, Merchant Navy28Fourth Engineer OfficerZaanland
Heath, Charles, 20DEMS gunnerZaanland
Hope, James, 22DEMS gunnerZaanland
Isbestor, Douglas, Merchant Navy25Able SeamanZaanland
Jansen, Willem George, Merchant Navy23Fourth OfficerZaanland
Jens, Jan, Merchant Navy48Second Engineer OfficerZaanland
Jones, George H.B., Merchant Navy18ApprenticeZaanland
Jonker, Gerardus Cornelis, Merchant Navy45GreaserZaanland
Kaasenbrood, Gerardus Leo, Merchant Navy47GreaserZaanland
Kempen, Willem Nicolaas, Merchant Navy46Chief CookZaanland
Koedijk, Hermanus, Merchant Navy27FiremanZaanland
Lang, Pieter Hendrikus de, Merchant Navy52GreaserZaanland
Lantinga, Klaas Ammo, Merchant Navy54Chief Engineer OfficerZaanland
Martin, Cyril, 30DEMS gunnerZaanland
McCandless, Ernest, Merchant Navy24StewardZaanland
Morgan, Francis, Merchant Navy16Deck BoyZaanland
Netherton, Jack B., Merchant Navy22FiremanZaanland
Notenboom, Pieter, Merchant Navy41GreaserZaanland
Overend, John, Merchant Navy27Fourth Engineer OfficerZaanland
Phillips, H., Merchant Navy20Able SeamanZaanland
Richard, Joseph R., Merchant Navy44FiremanZaanland
Richter, Frederik, Merchant Navy28Able SeamanZaanland
Ridder, Dirk Adrianus, Merchant Navy50CarpenterZaanland
Rijke, Adrianus, Merchant Navy34Third OfficerZaanland
Roos, Willem Johannes, Merchant Navy48Able SeamanZaanland
Schmaal, Geert, Merchant Navy49Able SeamanZaanland
Steenhart, Joseph, Merchant Navy42Chief StewardZaanland
Taylor, Edward, 25DEMS gunnerZaanland
Vries, Hendrik de, Merchant Navy56Able SeamanZaanland
Ward, Reginald T., Merchant Navy20Assistant EngineerZaanland
Wassenaar, Jan, Merchant Navy31Second OfficerZaanland
Weerd, Hendrikus Cornelis de, Merchant Navy18Ordinary SeamanZaanland
Zwart, Cornelis, Merchant Navy59Able SeamanZaanland

53 persons found.

Served on indicates the ships we have listed for the person, some were stationed on multiple ships hit by U-boats.

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