Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Dutch steam merchant

This photo of Ceres is dated 27 Feb, 1943 (!).

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

Aboard Ceres when hit on 13 Mar 1943

You can click on any of the names for possible additional information

NameAgeRankServed on
Bak, Roelof, Merchant Navy45Chief OfficerCrijnssen, Lebore, Ceres
Bal, Benjamin, Merchant Navy28Able SeamanCeres
Berkenveld, A.C.L.A.M., Merchant Navy33FiremanCeres
Bruijn, Albertus de, Merchant Navy33Second OfficerCeres
Butter, Albert, Merchant Navy54Able SeamanCeres
Carrilho, Harry Herman, Merchant Navy31StewardFlora, Ceres
Clementina, Louis Arturo, Merchant Navy44TrimmerCeres
Colle, Leendert Albertus, Merchant Navy34GreaserPendrecht, Ceres
Eijk, Carel Wilhelm Eduard van, Merchant Navy31Third OfficerCeres
Elderenbosch, Hendrik Cornelis, Merchant Navy52MasterCeres
Graaf, Willem F. de, Merchant Navy33Able SeamanCeres
Groen, Krijn, Merchant Navy47Boatswain (Bosun)Ceres
Heijer, Arie Krijn den, Merchant Navy47Able SeamanTriton, Ceres
Isaak, Albert Meier, Merchant Navy17Galley BoyMedea, Ceres
Janga, Antonio Pablo, Merchant Navy24Able SeamanCeres
Karlsson, David G., Merchant Navy42GreaserCeres
Klassen, , CivilianPassengerCeres
Koene, Hendrik de, Merchant Navy30Radio OperatorCeres
Koers, Albertus J.H., Merchant Navy23GunnerCeres
Kramer, Cornelis, Merchant Navy50Chief Engineer OfficerCeres
Kuipers, Johannes, Merchant Navy52Chief StewardTriton, Ceres
Lo-A-Njoe, Guillaume O., Merchant Navy30GreaserCeres
Markiet, John Edward, Merchant Navy23StewardCeres +
Martinez, Leo Anselmo, Merchant Navy35StewardCeres
Merwe, Anton van de, Merchant Navy40ClerkCeres +
Moy, Christiaan A., Merchant Navy28FiremanCeres
Reynders, Jan Hendrik, Merchant Navy44CookCeres
Romijn, Jacob, Merchant Navy38Third Engineer OfficerCeres
Sordam, Robert Herman, Merchant Navy26FiremanCeres
Starks, Johannes P., Merchant Navy20ApprenticeCeres
Steenwijk, Marinus van, Merchant Navy34GunnerCeres
Stevens, Hendrik, Merchant Navy41Second Engineer OfficerCeres
Stoel, , CivilianPassengerCeres
Verhagen, Benjamin, Merchant Navy34FiremanCeres
Vries, Desire Adriaan de, Merchant Navy35Able SeamanCeres
Wal, Andries ter, Merchant Navy19Able SeamanCeres
Wal, Lolke Johannes van der, Merchant Navy39CarpenterCeres
Wardekker, J., CivilianPassengerCeres
Willemsen, Jacob Jan, Merchant Navy23Fourth Engineer OfficerCeres

39 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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