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

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NameAgeRankServed on
Bal, Evert, Merchant Navy24Able SeamanSaleier
Boelens, Barend, Merchant Navy41Boatswain (Bosun)Saleier
Douw, Pieter, Merchant Navy48Able SeamanSaleier
Erenstein, Jacobus Jozef, Merchant Navy42Chief Engineer OfficerSaleier, Balingkar, Salabangka
Gorter, Jacobus, Merchant Navy23Fourth Engineer OfficerSaleier, Sembilangan
Graaf, Anthonie Aleidus, Merchant Navy26Cooks MateSaleier
Graaf, Dirk Adrianus de, Merchant Navy33FiremanSaleier
Gronden, Abraham van der, Merchant Navy51Provisions ClerkSaleier
Klingen, Jacobus Adrianus, Merchant Navy27Third Officer/Radio OperatorSaleier
Koopmans, Roelof, Merchant Navy43Chief OfficerSaleier
Luining, Geert, Merchant Navy37CarpenterSaleier, Salabangka
Manschot, Albert, Merchant Navy27Second OfficerSaleier
Panse, Willem Frederik, Merchant Navy43OilerSaleier
Petten, Aldert van, Merchant Navy35OilerSaleier
Riedel, Jacob, Merchant Navy53MasterSaleier
Tjong Hung, , Merchant NavyFiremanSaleier
Visser, Muus, Merchant Navy26Able Seaman/GunnerSaleier
Yian Tung, , Merchant NavyFiremanSaleier
Zwan, 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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