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
DutchBakker, Arend Cornelis, Merchant Navy60Boatswain (Bosun)Poseidon +
DutchBakker, Arien, Merchant Navy32Third OfficerPoseidon +
BritishBasden, Frederick Anthony, Merchant Navy29Able SeamanPoseidon +
DutchBelder, Lambertus Willem, Merchant Navy51Chief Engineer OfficerPoseidon +
DutchBeugelsdijk, Antonius Maria, Merchant Navy37CarpenterPoseidon +
DutchClarinda, Nicolaas Alturve, Merchant Navy35Able SeamanPoseidon +
DutchCruden, Julian Désiré, Merchant Navy28ClerkPoseidon +
DutchDaanchi, Juan, Merchant Navy48Able SeamanPoseidon +
DutchDonkers, Regnerus Wilhelmus, Merchant Navy21Fourth Engineer OfficerPoseidon +
DutchEmnes, Cornelius Leonard, Merchant Navy26FiremanPoseidon +
DutchFlu, Johan Philip, Merchant Navy30FiremanPoseidon +
DutchHuurman, Johannes Baptist, Merchant Navy51GreaserPoseidon +
DutchJanga, Delfincio Gregorio, Merchant Navy43Able SeamanPoseidon +
DutchJansen, Enrique José, Merchant Navy36CookPoseidon +
DutchJong, Gerrit de, Merchant Navy40StewardPoseidon +
DutchJosefa, Juan Marco, Merchant Navy45StewardPoseidon +
DutchKlijn, Willem, Merchant Navy48MasterPoseidon +
DutchKlooster, Eduard Marius, Merchant Navy47GreaserPoseidon +
DutchKraaijo, Willem Frederik Jan, Merchant Navy41Second Engineer OfficerPoseidon +
DutchKrijger, Johannes Cornelis Adriaan, Merchant Navy43Chief OfficerPoseidon +
DutchLangerhorst, Cornelis, Royal Dutch Army22GunnerPoseidon +
DutchLap, Arie Cornelis, Merchant Navy44StewardPoseidon +
VenezuelanMillan, Eleuterio, Merchant Navy40Able SeamanPoseidon +
DutchRafael, Charles Benigno, Merchant Navy36Cook’s MatePoseidon +
DutchRosalina, Bienvenido José, Merchant Navy26StewardPoseidon +
DutchSmiet, Leonard Eduard, Merchant Navy23StewardPoseidon +
DutchStruik, Leendert Pieter Henri, Merchant Navy34Second OfficerPoseidon +
DutchSuurendonk, Jan Marius, Merchant Navy37Third Engineer OfficerPoseidon +
DutchThodé, Antonio Francisco, Merchant Navy32Able SeamanPoseidon +
DutchUsi, Pieter, Merchant Navy39Radio OperatorPoseidon +
DutchVerhoeven, Pieter, Merchant Navy47FiremanPoseidon +
DutchWaanders, Antonius Christiaan Marie, Merchant Navy35FiremanPoseidon +

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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