Ships hit by U-boats

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President Francqui

Belgian motor tanker




This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the Belgian motor tanker President Francqui.

Aboard President Francqui when hit on 28 Dec 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
Aelterman, Karel, Merchant NavyAble SeamanPresident Francqui
Baete, René, Merchant NavyMess Room StewardPresident Francqui
Baetens, Jozef, Merchant NavySixth Engineer OfficerPresident Francqui
Bayot, Gilbert, Merchant NavyMasterPresident Francqui
Bayot, Léon, Merchant NavyDEMS gunnerPresident Francqui +
Celmayster, Sylvain, Merchant Navy32Ordinary Seaman/GunnerPresident Francqui
Claessens, Albert, Merchant NavyDEMS gunnerPresident Francqui +
Convents, Willy, Merchant NavyThird Engineer OfficerMokambo, President Francqui
Coppens, Jozef, Merchant Navy38GreaserGandia, Bruxelles, President Francqui
Couteaux, Edouard, Merchant NavySecond OfficerPresident Francqui
De Boey, Emiel, Merchant NavySecond Engineer OfficerPresident Francqui
De Clopper, Pieter, Merchant NavyAble SeamanPresident Francqui
De Lion, Jean-Baptiste, Merchant NavyDonkeymanPresident Francqui
De Schrijver, Arthur, Merchant NavyAssistant StewardPresident Francqui
Eyskens, Constant, Merchant NavyBoatswain (Bosun)President Francqui
Folbroeck, Florent, Merchant Navy35GreaserVille de Gand, President Francqui
Friell, Charles, RNDEMS gunnerPresident Francqui
Ghyoot, Jacques, Merchant NavyFourth Engineer OfficerPresident Francqui
Goelen, Philip, Merchant NavyDonkeymanPresident Francqui
Goetghebeur, Jozef, Merchant NavyFifth Engineer OfficerPresident Francqui
Goossens, Jozef, Merchant NavyCarpenterPresident Francqui
Hiersoux, Roger, Merchant NavyAble SeamanPresident Francqui
Hill, William, Merchant NavyMess Room StewardPresident Francqui
Houdenaert, Charles, Merchant NavyAble SeamanPresident Francqui
Kestemont, Fernand, Merchant NavyFourth OfficerPresident Francqui
Knight, William, Merchant NavyAssistant CookPresident Francqui
Lagay, André, Merchant NavyChief OfficerPresident Francqui
Learmont, Charles, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanPresident Francqui
Leclercq, Maurice, Merchant NavySecond Radio OfficerPresident Francqui
Lemoine, Frans, Merchant NavySeventh Engineer OfficerPresident Francqui
Mommen, Adolf, Merchant NavyAble SeamanPresident Francqui
Mycke, Adrien, Merchant NavyFirst Radio OfficerPresident Francqui
Raes, Johannes, Merchant NavyGreaserPresident Francqui
Ronne, Johannes, Merchant NavyChief Engineer OfficerPresident Francqui
Saeys, Edward, Merchant NavyAble SeamanPresident Francqui
Schoonjans, Ernest, Merchant NavyDEMS gunnerPresident Francqui
Senten, Constant, Merchant NavyStewardPresident Francqui +
Smith, James, RNDEMS gunnerPresident Francqui
Sullivan, Frederick, Merchant NavyCabin BoyPresident Francqui
Uyttendaele, Leopold, Merchant NavyDeck EngineerPresident Francqui +
Van Cutsem, Theodoor, Merchant NavyDEMS gunnerPresident Francqui
Van Holderbeke, Daniel, Merchant NavyAble SeamanPresident Francqui +
Van Roten, René, Merchant NavyChief CookPresident Francqui
Van Staeyen, Jozef, Merchant NavyDonkeymanPresident Francqui
Van Wallendael, Fernand, Merchant NavyThird OfficerPresident Francqui
Vaz, Kenneth, Merchant NavySecond Cook and BakerPresident Francqui
Vercammen, Jan, Merchant NavyLeading GunnerPresident Francqui
Verdonck, Désiré, Merchant NavyAble SeamanPresident Francqui
Vermeulen, Oscar, Merchant NavyAble SeamanPresident Francqui

49 persons found - for all attacks on this ship (2).

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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