Crew list of Ships hit by U-boats

Karel Lauwereins

Merchant Navy. Belgian

Died  16 Dec 1942

Roster information listed for Karel Lauwereins

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
Alex van OpstalMotor merchantChief Officer15 Sep 1939U-26 (1)
Emile FrancquiSteam merchantChief Officer16 Dec 1942 (+)U-664 (1)

Personal information

He was injured in the sinking of Alex van Opstal.


  1. “De Belgische Koopvaardij in de Tweede Wereldoorlog” by Roger Machielsen

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