Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Dutch steam merchant

Photo courtesy of Sjöhistoriska Museet, Stockholm

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

Aboard Merope when hit on 27 Apr 1943

You can click on any of the names for possible additional information

NameAgeRankServed on
Beltman, Adrianus, Merchant Navy59Chief Engineer OfficerMerope
Berkhout, Jan, Merchant Navy33Second OfficerMerope
Born, Antoon Marinus, Merchant Navy34Third Engineer OfficerMerope
Bruin, Hendrik Johannes de, Merchant Navy21Able SeamanMerope
Chadwick, James Harold, Merchant NavyFiremanMerope
Cooper, T., Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanMerope
Dekker, Coenraad Pieter, Merchant Navy54MasterMerope +
Dijk, Leendert Meeuwis van, Merchant Navy42Chief OfficerMerope +
Dulk, Albert den, Merchant Navy31FiremanMerope
Hands, James Peter, DEMS gunnerMerope
Hayden, William John, Merchant Navy19TrimmerMerope +
Hoogendam, Pieter, Merchant Navy23GreaserMerope
Huxtable, Alfred John, Merchant Navy20Radio OfficerMerope +
Johns, Aneurin Herbert, RN30Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Merope +
Martin, Stanley Douglas, RN23Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Merope +
Melvin, William, Merchant Navy36Able SeamanMerope +
Morgan, Gwilyn, Merchant NavyCook’s MateMerope
O'Brien, Charles, Merchant NavyTrimmerMerope
Phillips, R., Merchant NavyAble SeamanMerope
Roerdomp, Johan George, Merchant Navy41Second Engineer OfficerMerope
Schuszler, Jan Michiel, Merchant Navy46StewardMerope +
Slater, Albert, DEMS gunnerMerope
Spek, Jacobus, Merchant Navy25Assistant StewardMerope +
Spencer, A., Merchant NavyAble SeamanMerope
Teerds, Johannes Frederik, Merchant Navy32OilerMerope
Tielrooij, Jozias Gerrit, Merchant Navy48GreaserMerope
Toet, Simon, Merchant Navy24MachinistMerope
Uijen, Hendrik Jan van, Merchant Navy34Third OfficerMerope
Visser, Hein, Merchant Navy57Boatswain (Bosun)Merope +
Vrolijk, Arie, Merchant Navy32Able SeamanMerope
Wijbrands, Pieter, Merchant Navy43CookMerope
Winsen, Franciscus Josephus van, Merchant Navy24Able SeamanMerope
Zwan, Willem van der, Merchant Navy39FiremanMerope

33 persons found.

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

People missing from this listing? Or perhaps additional information?
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