Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats

Paulus Potter

Dutch steam merchant



The abandoned Paulus Potter as found by U-255

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

Aboard Paulus Potter when hit on 13 Jul 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
Basford, B.G., RNSignalmanPaulus Potter
Berg, Wilhelmus Nicolaas van den, Merchant Navy42Able SeamanPaulus Potter
Brady, Francis James, RN20Able SeamanPaulus Potter
Datema, P.H., Royal Dutch NavyBootsmanPaulus Potter
Davies, Charles James, Merchant Navy21Able Seaman/GunnerHaulerwijk, Paulus Potter
Driscoll, Tim, RNDEMS gunlayerPaulus Potter
Drop, Martinus, Merchant Navy19TrimmerPrins Willem II, Paulus Potter
Kluwen, Johannes, Merchant Navy48Chief Engineer OfficerTuva, Paulus Potter
Mey, F.A. van der, Merchant NavyChief OfficerPaulus Potter
Olmen, Karel David van, Merchant Navy29Third Engineer OfficerPaulus Potter, Serooskerk +
Rostron, John, Merchant Navy33CarpenterPaulus Potter
Sissingh, Willem Johannes, Merchant Navy48MasterPaulus Potter
Smit, H., Merchant NavyAble SeamanPaulus Potter

13 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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