Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Dutch steam merchant

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

Aboard Spar when hit on 5 Aug 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
Bakker, Hindrik Klaas, Merchant Navy49Chief Engineer Officer Spar
Conk, Albert Bernard, Merchant NavySecond Officer Spar
Dulk, Cornelis den, Merchant Navy47Third Engineer Officer Spar
Ewijck, Johannes Petrus van, Merchant Navy29Fireman Spar +
Luijtze, Jan, Merchant Navy43Second Engineer Officer Spar +
Oosterhout, Johannes Bastiaan van, Merchant Navy27Able Seaman Spar, Alderamin
Postma, Doede, Merchant Navy42Fireman Spar +
Stouthart, Bertus, Merchant Navy23Assistant Engineer Spar, Alderamin, Bodegraven +
Velden, Pieter van der, Merchant Navy44Fireman Spar, Alderamin
Vliet, Simon van, Merchant Navy46Able Seaman Spar, Alderamin
Wit, Willem Kornelis de, Merchant Navy58Master Spar

11 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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