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Alex van Opstal

Belgian motor merchant




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Aboard Alex van Opstal when hit on 15 Sep 1939

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NameAgeRankServed on
Antonsson, Haakon, Merchant NavyCarpenterAlex van Opstal
Beelen, Henri, Merchant NavyAssistant StewardAlex van Opstal
Biront, Frans, Merchant NavyAssistant StewardAlex van Opstal
Breugelmans, Louis, Merchant NavyJunior Third Engineer OfficerAlex van Opstal
Celis, Henri, Merchant NavyThird Engineer OfficerAlex van Opstal
Crynen, Andre, Merchant NavyMess Room BoyAlex van Opstal
De Boeck, Evarist, Merchant NavyFourth OfficerAlex van Opstal
De Clerck, Joris, Merchant NavyLivestock AttendantAlex van Opstal
Degels, Florent, Merchant NavyLivestock AttendantAlex van Opstal
Delgoffe, Vital, Merchant NavyMasterAlex van Opstal
Demesmaeker, Fernand, Merchant NavySecond Engineer OfficerAlex van Opstal
Erpelding, René, Merchant NavyChief CookAlex van Opstal
Flies, Felix, Merchant NavyBoatswain (Bosun)Alex van Opstal
Gallaey, Pieter, Merchant NavyAble SeamanAlex van Opstal
Gielen, Roger, Merchant NavyRadio OfficerAlex van Opstal
Gillis, Louis, Merchant NavyStewardAlex van Opstal
Goidts, Karel, Merchant NavyRepatriated Seaman (Fireman)Alex van Opstal
Grond, Henri, Merchant NavyCadetAlex van Opstal
Jans, René, Merchant NavyAble SeamanAlex van Opstal
Jennaert, Gustaaf, Merchant NavyWiperAlex van Opstal
Journeaux, André, Merchant NavyJunior Second OfficerAlex van Opstal
Lauwereins, Karel, Merchant NavyChief OfficerAlex van Opstal, Emile Francqui +
Leplat, Roland, Merchant NavyCadetAlex van Opstal
Leysen, Gustaaf, Merchant NavyElectricianAlex van Opstal
Lienaux, Karel, Merchant NavyFourth Engineer OfficerAlex van Opstal
Minne, Maurits, Merchant NavySecond Cook and BakerAlex van Opstal
Offenberg, Gérard, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanAlex van Opstal
Pattyn, Richard, Merchant NavyAble SeamanAlex van Opstal
Proost, Louis, Merchant NavyChief Engineer OfficerAlex van Opstal
Querin, Georges, Merchant NavyCadetAlex van Opstal
Querriau, Georges, Merchant NavyAssistant EngineerAlex van Opstal
Rassart, Raymond, Merchant NavyAble SeamanAlex van Opstal
Schaeps, Karel, Merchant NavyAssistant StewardAlex van Opstal
Schwartz, Karel, Merchant NavyStorekeeperAlex van Opstal
Stockmans, Jozef, Merchant NavyAssistant EngineerAlex van Opstal
Theunen, Antoon, Merchant NavyCadetAlex van Opstal
Thorne, Alfred, Merchant NavyAssistant EngineerAlex van Opstal
Thys, Victor, Merchant NavyAble SeamanAlex van Opstal
Van Battel, Paul, Merchant NavyCadetAlex van Opstal
Van De Merlen, Eugeen, Merchant NavyMess Room StewardAlex van Opstal
Van Den Bulck, Fernand, Merchant NavyCadetAlex van Opstal
Van Driessche, Albert, Merchant NavyAble SeamanAlex van Opstal
Van Geert, Fernand, Merchant NavySecond OfficerAlex van Opstal, Mercier, Belgian Airman
Van Tongel, Jacobus, Merchant NavyAssistant EngineerAlex van Opstal
Verbraecken, Gabriel, Merchant NavyAble SeamanAlex van Opstal
Verbruggen, Antoine, Merchant NavyMess Room StewardAlex van Opstal
Vervecken, Karel, Merchant NavyAssistant EngineerAlex van Opstal
Willems, Lodewijk, Merchant NavyCabin BoyAlex van Opstal
Wynants, Jozef, Merchant NavyGalley BoyAlex van Opstal
Ysenbaert, Jan, Merchant NavyWiperAlex van Opstal

50 persons found.

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