Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Belgian motor merchant

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

Aboard Brabant when hit on 14 May 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
BritishAlexander, Jack, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanBrabant
DutchBouman, Willem Johannes, Royal Dutch Navy44Passenger (Luitenant ter zee 2e klasse)Brabant +
BritishCampbell, Alex, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBrabant
BritishDeacon, William John, RNAble Seaman (DEMS gunner)Brabant +
BelgianDepoorter, Alfons, Merchant NavyBoatswain (Bosun)Brabant
BelgianDoom, René, Merchant NavyAssistant EngineerBrabant
BritishDunne, Peter, DEMS gunnerBrabant
BelgianD’Hondt, Fidèle, Merchant NavySecond CookBrabant +
BelgianEeckhout, Alexander, Merchant NavyAssistant StewardBrabant +
BelgianEyer, Albert V., Merchant Navy26Able SeamanBrabant, Robert E. Lee
BritishHenry, William, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanBrabant
BelgianHostens, Michel, Merchant NavyMasterGand, Brabant +
BritishIlott, Frederick William, British Army21Gunner (DEMS gunner)Brabant +
BelgianJacquet, Victor, Merchant NavyChief CookBrabant +
BelgianJanssens, Willem, Merchant NavyThird Engineer OfficerBrabant +
BelgianJonckheere, Alfons, Merchant NavyMess Room StewardBrabant +
DutchKolff, Herman, Royal Dutch Navy34Passenger (Luitenant ter zee 1e klasse)Brabant +
BelgianLibbrecht, Jan, Merchant NavyChief Engineer OfficerBrabant +
BelgianLiedts, Albert, Merchant NavyThird OfficerBrabant
BritishMacCormick, John, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBrabant
BritishMacy, Ronald Bernard, British Army27Gunner (DEMS gunner)Brabant +
BelgianMonu, Edouard, Merchant NavyRadio OfficerBrabant +
CanadianMoore, John, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBrabant
BritishMurphy, John, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBrabant
BelgianPeeters, Frans, Merchant NavyChief OfficerGand, Brabant
BelgianPeeters, Jozef, Merchant Navy38DonkeymanBrabant +
PolishRadlok, Reinhold, Merchant NavyFourth Engineer OfficerBrabant +
BritishSmith, Ernest, Merchant Navy17Cabin BoyBrabant +
BelgianSmolders, Gaston, Merchant NavySecond OfficerBrabant +
BelgianVan De Walle, Emiel, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBrabant +
BelgianVan Montagu, Emmanuel, Merchant NavyStewardBrabant +
BelgianWeltjens, Michel, Merchant NavyDonkeymanBrabant +
LuxembourgianZinnen, Edmond, Merchant NavySecond Engineer OfficerBrabant +

33 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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