Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Dutch steam merchant

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

Aboard Hobbema when hit on 4 Nov 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
Baks, Cornelis, Merchant Navy18Able SeamanHobbema
Bartsch, Heinrich Johann, Merchant Navy22Able SeamanHobbema +
Bennink, Harm, Merchant Navy32Second OfficerHobbema
Boomstra, Age, Merchant Navy24Able SeamanHobbema
Boyden, Eric Loris Richard, Merchant Navy21CadetHobbema +
Bueren, Gerardus Christianus Anthonius Johannes van, Merchant Navy42Chief OfficerHobbema +
Buis, Jacob, Merchant Navy38FiremanHobbema +
Chateau, Max, Merchant Navy28Fourth Engineer OfficerHobbema +
Cheetham, Albert Edward, RN26Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Hobbema +
Duijn, Arie van, Merchant Navy47MasterHobbema +
Elzinga, Sjouke, Merchant Navy21Able SeamanHobbema
Evans, Anthony, Merchant Navy16Deck BoyHobbema +
Fokkens, Age, Merchant Navy29Boatswain (Bosun)Hobbema +
Fordham, Frederick, Merchant Navy18Cook’s MateHobbema +
Gannon, Leopold, Merchant Navy15Mess Room StewardHobbema
Gifford, F.W., British ArmyDEMS gunnerHobbema
Goudstikker, Maurits, Merchant Navy53GreaserHobbema +
Haaften, Gerrit Leendert van, Merchant Navy32Third Engineer OfficerHobbema +
Hicks, James, Merchant Navy22Radio OfficerHobbema +
Jansen, Frederik Jan Cornelis Agathon, Merchant Navy32GreaserHobbema
Jones, E., RNDEMS gunnerHobbema
Kamp, Cornelis, Merchant Navy24Third OfficerHobbema +
Keijzer, Johannes Cornelis Nicolaas, Merchant Navy42Second Engineer OfficerHobbema +
Kerr, C.M., Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanHobbema
Kerster, Hugo Willem Marinus, Merchant Navy29TrimmerHobbema +
Koppelaar, Nicolaas, Merchant Navy24FiremanHobbema +
McDougall, Hugh, British Army30Gunner (DEMS gunner)Hobbema +
Meulen, Franciscus Josephus Maria van der, Merchant Navy53Chief Engineer OfficerHobbema +
Oostrom, Cornelis, Merchant Navy27CookHobbema +
Perry, A.E., RNDEMS gunnerHobbema
Power, Henry Francis, Merchant Navy32Mess Room StewardHobbema +
Quinn, James, Merchant Navy18StewardHobbema +
Reede, Stephanus van, Merchant Navy27Fourth Engineer OfficerHobbema +
Reekers, Hendrik, Merchant Navy23Able SeamanHobbema
Richardson, C., RN41DEMS gunnerHobbema
Riedeman, John, Merchant Navy41GreaserHobbema
Sellick, Charles William, Merchant Navy18Deck BoyHobbema +
Smits, Hendrikus, Merchant Navy37FiremanHaulerwijk, Hobbema +
Thorp, Albert, RN20Able Seaman (DEMS gunner)Hobbema +
Verheij, Adrianus Cornelis, Merchant Navy36Able SeamanBilderdijk, Hobbema +
Visser, Albert Arie, Merchant Navy22Fourth OfficerHobbema
Visser, Leendert Jacobus, Merchant Navy21Ordinary SeamanHobbema
Waterman, Abraham, Merchant Navy31Cook and BakerHobbema +
Worswick, H., Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanHobbema

44 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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