Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Dutch steam merchant

Photo courtesy of Maritiem Museum, Rotterdam

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

Aboard Poseidon when hit on 28 May 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Bakker, Arend Cornelis, Merchant Navy60Boatswain (Bosun) Poseidon +
Bakker, Arien, Merchant Navy32Third Officer Poseidon +
Basden, Frederick Anthony, Merchant Navy29Able Seaman Poseidon +
Belder, Lambertus Willem, Merchant Navy51Chief Engineer Officer Poseidon +
Beugelsdijk, Antonius Maria, Merchant Navy37Carpenter Poseidon +
Clarinda, Nicolaas Alturve, Merchant Navy35Able Seaman Poseidon +
Cruden, Julian Désiré, Merchant Navy28Clerk Poseidon +
Daanchi, Juan, Merchant Navy48Able Seaman Poseidon +
Donkers, Regnerus Wilhelmus, Merchant Navy21Fourth Engineer Officer Poseidon +
Emnes, Cornelius Leonard, Merchant Navy26Fireman Poseidon +
Flu, Johan Philip, Merchant Navy30Fireman Poseidon +
Huurman, Johannes Baptist, Merchant Navy51Greaser Poseidon +
Janga, Delfincio Gregorio, Merchant Navy43Able Seaman Poseidon +
Jansen, Enrique José, Merchant Navy36Cook Poseidon +
Jong, Gerrit de, Merchant Navy40Steward Poseidon +
Josefa, Juan Marco, Merchant Navy45Steward Poseidon +
Klijn, Willem, Merchant Navy48Master Poseidon +
Klooster, Eduard Marius, Merchant Navy47Greaser Poseidon +
Kraaijo, Willem Frederik Jan, Merchant Navy41Second Engineer Officer Poseidon +
Krijger, Johannes Cornelis Adriaan, Merchant Navy43Chief Officer Poseidon +
Langerhorst, Cornelis, Royal Dutch Army22Gunner Poseidon +
Lap, Arie Cornelis, Merchant Navy44Steward Poseidon +
Millan, Eleuterio, Merchant Navy40Able Seaman Poseidon +
Rafael, Charles Benigno, Merchant Navy36Cook’s Mate Poseidon +
Rosalina, Bienvenido José, Merchant Navy26Steward Poseidon +
Smiet, Leonard Eduard, Merchant Navy23Steward Poseidon +
Struik, Leendert Pieter Henri, Merchant Navy34Second Officer Poseidon +
Suurendonk, Jan Marius, Merchant Navy37Third Engineer Officer Poseidon +
Thodé, Antonio Francisco, Merchant Navy32Able Seaman Poseidon +
Usi, Pieter, Merchant Navy39Radio Operator Poseidon +
Verhoeven, Pieter, Merchant Navy47Fireman Poseidon +
Waanders, Antonius Christiaan Marie, Merchant Navy35Fireman Poseidon +

32 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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