Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Dutch motor merchant

Photo Courtesy of Library of Contemporary History, Stuttgart

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

Aboard Tuva when hit on 2 Oct 1941

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Angelo, Andrew G., Merchant Navy19Second CookTuva
Boon, Arie, Merchant Navy42Boatswain (Bosun)Tuva
Brouwer, Leendert Hendrik, Merchant Navy24Third OfficerTuva
Brown, Orval E., Merchant Navy21Second Radio OperatorTuva
Burger, Josephus Johannes Laurentius, Merchant Navy36Able Seaman/GunnerMaasdam, Tuva
Downey, George, British Army21DEMS gunnerTuva
Downing, Leonard, British Army28DEMS gunnerTuva
Dragt, Willem van, Merchant Navy34Third Engineer OfficerTuva
Duijn, Arie van, Merchant Navy46MasterTuva
Goede, Syvert Hendrik de, Merchant Navy33Second Engineer OfficerTuva
Greene, Ronald C., Merchant Navy17Mess Room BoyTuva
Hawkins, John C., Merchant Navy20Ordinary SeamanTuva
Heijden, Pieter Marinus van der, Merchant Navy34Assistant EngineerTuva
Hirtum, Jean Francois Pierre van, Merchant Navy50GreaserEibergen, Tuva
Jongkind, Jan, Merchant Navy35Able SeamanTuva
Kiela, Jan, Merchant Navy21GreaserTuva
Klerk, Martinus de, Merchant Navy29Able SeamanTuva +
Kluwen, Johannes, Merchant Navy48Chief Engineer OfficerTuva, Paulus Potter
Kris, Simon, Merchant Navy39Second OfficerTuva
Linden, Everardus Jacobus van der, Merchant Navy20Able SeamanTuva, Gaasterkerk
MacLean, Alfred S., Merchant Navy18Ordinary SeamanTuva
Mellor, Harry M., Merchant Navy25First Radio OperatorTuva
Raaij, Meyer de, Merchant Navy45CookTuva
Remmers, Wilhelmus Bernardus Josephus, Merchant Navy21Fourth Engineer OfficerTuva
Roldaan, Jacob Willem, Merchant Navy36StewardTuva
Scheer, Coenraad Hendrik Wilhelm van der, Merchant Navy22Able SeamanTuva
Schols, Theodorus Leonardus, Merchant Navy50GreaserTuva
Spaans, Johannes, Merchant Navy30Able Seaman/GunnerMaasdam, Tuva, Soekaboemi
Struijk, Willem, Merchant Navy55GreaserTuva
Suvaal, Daniel Willem, Merchant Navy50CarpenterTuva
Taylor, J.C., Merchant Navy18Ordinary SeamanTuva
Veij, Adriaan Andries de, Merchant Navy26Assistant EngineerTuva
Vuijk, Pieter, Merchant Navy30Assistant EngineerTuva
Wever, Jan, Merchant Navy50Chief OfficerTuva
Wit, Bastiaan de, Merchant Navy32Able SeamanTuva, Delfshaven

35 persons found.

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

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