Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Dutch steam passenger ship

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 passenger ship Crijnssen.

Aboard Crijnssen when hit on 11 Jun 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
DutchAckema, Frederik H., Merchant Navy21Fourth Engineer OfficerCrijnssen, Lebore
CanadianAshton, L., Civilian34PassengerCrijnssen
DutchBak, Roelof, Merchant Navy44Chief OfficerCrijnssen, Lebore, Ceres
DutchBalgen, Jean Jacques Marinus, Merchant Navy19StewardCrijnssen, Lebore
AmericanBeck, Arthur J., Merchant Marine47Repatriated SeamanSylvan Arrow, Crijnssen
DutchBeer, Pieter de, Merchant Navy46BakerCrijnssen
DutchBeker, Mathias, Merchant Navy34GreaserCrijnssen
DutchBerenbak, Willem Marius, Merchant Navy24ClerkCrijnssen, Lebore
DutchBerg, Petrus van den, Merchant Navy28Able SeamanMarken, Crijnssen
DutchBoeder, Cornelis Pieter Willem, Merchant Navy44Third Engineer OfficerCrijnssen
DutchBoltersdorf, Jan Leendert, Merchant Navy38Saloon ServantCrijnssen, Lebore
DutchBrevet, Jan, Merchant Navy21Third OfficerCrijnssen, Lebore
DutchBruin, Martinus Johannes, Merchant Navy47Boatswain (Bosun)Crijnssen, Lebore
DutchBuren, George Richener van, Merchant Navy28FiremanCrijnssen
DutchCoffi, Juan Cancio, Merchant Navy25Able SeamanCrijnssen +
DutchDammers, Damaso Constan Merlo, Merchant Navy28Able SeamanCrijnssen
DutchDeen, Nicolaas, Merchant Navy17Able SeamanCrijnssen, Lebore
DutchDonk, Govert J.G. van, Merchant Navy30BarkeeperCrijnssen
NorwegianFrette, Sigmund, Merchant NavyRepatriated SeamanLise, Crijnssen, Lebore
DutchGardeslen, Cornelis Frits, Merchant Navy35StewardCrijnssen, Lebore
DutchGiessen, Willem van der, Merchant Navy59MasterCrijnssen
DutchGladpootjes, Jan, Merchant Navy22Second Radio OfficerCrijnssen
DutchGroeneveld, Jan, Merchant Navy29StewardCrijnssen, Lebore
DutchGuijt, IJsbrand, Merchant Navy24StewardCrijnssen, Lebore
NorwegianGustavsen, Sverre Hilmer, Merchant NavyRepatriated SeamanLise, Crijnssen, Lebore
DutchHantzsch, Frits Johan Paul, Merchant Navy26Fourth Engineer OfficerCrijnssen
DutchHeimensen, Willem, Merchant Navy43Second OfficerBennekom, Crijnssen, Strabo
NorwegianHenriksen, Jens Teodor, Merchant NavyRepatriated SeamanLise, Crijnssen, Lebore
DutchHerdigein, Rudolph G., Merchant Navy21StewardCrijnssen, Lebore
DutchHoepen, Jacob J. van, Merchant Navy35StewardCrijnssen
CanadianHollett, Alex, Merchant Marine29Repatriated SeamanSylvan Arrow, Crijnssen
AmericanHower, Ross, Merchant Marine34Repatriated SeamanSylvan Arrow, Crijnssen, Lebore
DutchJacobs, Gerardus Johannes, Merchant Navy47Second Engineer OfficerCrijnssen
DutchJanga, Pablo Pedro, Merchant Navy35Able SeamanCrijnssen
DutchKamstra, Ruurd, Merchant Navy30FiremanCrijnssen
DutchKann, Frederikus, Merchant Navy58Chief Engineer OfficerCrijnssen
DutchKeijzer, Adrianus C. de, Merchant Navy47PantrymanCrijnssen, Lebore
DutchLabadie, Willmar M.C., Merchant Navy35GreaserCrijnssen, Lebore
NorwegianLarsen, Fredrik H., Merchant Navy22Repatriated SeamanLise, Crijnssen
NorwegianLarsen, Walter, Merchant NavyRepatriated SeamanLise, Crijnssen, Lebore
DutchLendorf, Johannes Hermanus A., Merchant Navy47Chief StewardCrijnssen, Lebore
DutchLenting, Aloysius J., Merchant Navy19StewardCrijnssen, Lebore
DutchLoon, Vincent van, Merchant Navy51Pastry CookCrijnssen
NorwegianLyngås, Haugar, Merchant NavyRepatriated SeamanLise, Crijnssen, Lebore, Katy
DutchMandemakers, Johannes L., Merchant Navy37Baggage MasterCrijnssen, Lebore
DutchMey, Camilio Valentine de, Merchant Navy25Deck BoyCrijnssen
DutchMontijn, Bertel, Merchant Navy51StewardCrijnssen
BritishMurry, Francis, Merchant Marine19Repatriated SeamanSylvan Arrow, Crijnssen, Lebore
DutchNieuwenhuijsen, Willem, Merchant Navy42StewardCrijnssen, Lebore
NorwegianNilsen, Hildemar, Merchant NavyRepatriated SeamanLise, Crijnssen, Lebore
DutchOehlers, George L., Merchant Navy21BoyCrijnssen, Lebore
AmericanOlsen, Martin, Merchant Marine20Repatriated SeamanSylvan Arrow, Crijnssen
DutchPaap, Alida, Merchant Navy50StewardessCrijnssen
AmericanPeacock, Roy A., Merchant MarineRepatriated SeamanCrijnssen, Lebore
BritishPerreth, Luis, Merchant Marine23Repatriated SeamanSylvan Arrow, Crijnssen
DutchProvence, Vicente German, Merchant Navy20Able SeamanCrijnssen, Lebore
DutchQuirindongo, Juan Ramin, Merchant Navy36Cook’s MateCrijnssen, Lebore
DutchRavens, Pieter van, Merchant Navy36Cabin StewardCrijnssen, Lebore
DutchReinita, Simion Roberto, Merchant Navy32Able SeamanCrijnssen
DutchReyes, Jose Adolfo, Merchant Navy53StewardCrijnssen
DutchRidder, Frans Carel Hendrik van de, Merchant Navy40PantrymanCrijnssen
DutchRier, Wilfred Jany Porsy, Merchant Navy22FiremanCrijnssen
Puerto RicanRodriguez, Francisco, Merchant Marine38Repatriated SeamanSylvan Arrow, Crijnssen, Lebore
DutchRoman, Juan, Merchant Navy37Second CookCrijnssen
DutchRooij, Gijsbertus van, Merchant Navy41Second StewardCrijnssen, Lebore
DutchRoos, Aris, Merchant Navy52Lamp TrimmerCrijnssen, Lebore
AmericanSchildknecht, Charles, Merchant Marine48Repatriated SeamanSylvan Arrow, Crijnssen
SwissSchneider, Alexander, Merchant Navy34StewardCrijnssen
DutchSchuurman, Jan, Merchant Navy37First CookCrijnssen, Lebore
BelgianSeynave, Maurice C.H., Merchant Navy64DoctorCrijnssen
NorwegianSilden, Sverre Monden, Merchant NavyRepatriated SeamanLise, Crijnssen, Lebore
PhilippineSimon, San Juan, Merchant Marine33Repatriated SeamanSylvan Arrow, Crijnssen, Lebore
NorwegianSivertsen, Anker, Merchant NavyRepatriated SeamanLise, Crijnssen, Lebore
DutchSpits, Fedde, Merchant Navy54Able SeamanCrijnssen, Lebore
DutchStatie, Egidio Hendrik, Merchant Navy23Able SeamanCrijnssen
DutchStorm, Hendrik Marie Theodorus, Merchant Navy38First Radio OfficerCrijnssen, Lebore
DutchStraatman, Hendrikus Wilhelmus, Merchant Navy36ButcherCrijnssen, Lebore
DutchStruys, Jan van der, Merchant Navy34Chief CookCrijnssen
VenezuelanSulbaran, Carlos Pastor, Merchant Navy42Cook’s MateCrijnssen, Lebore
NorwegianSyvertsen, Karl Egon, Merchant NavyRepatriated SeamanLise, Crijnssen, Lebore
DutchThemen, Jacques H.J., Merchant Navy43StewardCrijnssen
NorwegianThygessen, Anton, Merchant Marine27Repatriated SeamanSylvan Arrow, Crijnssen
DutchTijndaal, Walter, Merchant Navy17Deck BoyCrijnssen
DutchVink, Pieter, Merchant Navy24SailorCrijnssen
DutchVisser, Jelle, Merchant Navy43CarpenterCrijnssen
DutchVrolijk, Maarten, Merchant Navy49Able SeamanCrijnssen, Lebore
AmericanWegmann, Harold Philip, Merchant Marine43Repatriated SeamanSylvan Arrow, Crijnssen, Caddo +
DutchWetteling, Rudolf E., Merchant Navy33GreaserCrijnssen
AmericanWheeler, H., Merchant Marine19Repatriated SeamanSylvan Arrow, Crijnssen, Lebore
DutchWichard, Leonardus Jacobus, Merchant Navy21PantrymanCrijnssen
DutchWilnis, Otmar, Merchant Navy23Boiler BoyCrijnssen, Lebore

91 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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