Jan Metz, RNN
|Born||11 Jun 1911|
Retired: 1 Apr 1949
Warship Commands listed for Jan Metz, RNN
|HNMS O 12||luitenant ter zee 2e klasse (Lt.)||Submarine||22 Sep 1939||18 Nov 1939|
|HNMS O 9 (P 09)||luitenant ter zee 2e klasse (Lt.)||Submarine||18 Nov 1939||22 May 1940|
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Submarine HNMS O 9 (P 09)
10 May 1940
In the early morning hours, HrMs O 9 (Lt. J. Metz, RNN), departed Den Helder to patrol off the Dutch coast. At 0636 hours a radio message is received that Holland is at war with Germany. O 9 remains on patrol. (1)
11 May 1940
Late in the evening HrMs O 9 (Lt. J. Metz, RNN) enters Den Helder harbour. (1)
12 May 1940
In the evening, HrMs O 9 (Lt. J. Metz, RNN), departed Den Helder together with HrMs O 10 (Lt. G. Quint, RNN(R)) to make for England. They were escorted by the tug Witte Zee. (1)
14 May 1940
HrMs O 9 (Lt. J. Metz, RNN) arrived at the Downs. (1)
15 May 1940
HrMs Willem van der Zaan (Lt. Cdr. H.D. Lindner RNN), HrMs O 9 (Lt. J. Metz, RNN), HrMs O 10 (Lt. G. Quint, RNN(R)), HrMs O 23 (Lt.Cdr. G. Koudijs, RNN) and HrMs O 24 (Lt.Cdr. G.B.M. van Erkel, RNN) all departed the Downs for Porstmouth where they arrived the next day. (1)
- File 2.12.03.6365 (Dutch Archives, The Hague, Netherlands)
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