Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Dutch steam merchant

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

Aboard Saleier when hit on 10 Apr 1941

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

NameAgeRankServed on
DutchBal, Evert, Merchant Navy24Able SeamanSaleier
DutchBoelens, Barend, Merchant Navy41Boatswain (Bosun)Saleier
DutchDouw, Pieter, Merchant Navy48Able SeamanSaleier
DutchErenstein, Jacobus Jozef, Merchant Navy42Chief Engineer OfficerSaleier, Balingkar, Salabangka
DutchGorter, Jacobus, Merchant Navy23Fourth Engineer OfficerSaleier, Sembilangan
DutchGraaf, Anthonie Aleidus, Merchant Navy26Cooks MateSaleier
DutchGraaf, Dirk Adrianus de, Merchant Navy33FiremanSaleier
DutchGronden, Abraham van der, Merchant Navy51Provisions ClerkSaleier
DutchKlingen, Jacobus Adrianus, Merchant Navy27Third Officer/Radio OperatorSaleier
DutchKoopmans, Roelof, Merchant Navy43Chief OfficerSaleier
DutchLuining, Geert, Merchant Navy37CarpenterSaleier, Salabangka
DutchManschot, Albert, Merchant Navy27Second OfficerSaleier
DutchPanse, Willem Frederik, Merchant Navy43OilerSaleier
DutchPetten, Aldert van, Merchant Navy35OilerSaleier
DutchRiedel, Jacob, Merchant Navy53MasterSaleier
ChineseTjong Hung, , Merchant NavyFiremanSaleier
DutchVisser, Muus, Merchant Navy26Able Seaman/GunnerSaleier
ChineseYian Tung, , Merchant NavyFiremanSaleier
DutchZwan, Maarten van der, Merchant Navy43Able Seaman/GunnerSaleier

19 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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