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
DutchBak, Roelof, Merchant Navy45Chief OfficerCrijnssen, Lebore, Ceres
DutchBal, Benjamin, Merchant Navy28Able SeamanCeres
DutchBerkenveld, A.C.L.A.M., Merchant Navy33FiremanCeres
DutchBruijn, Albertus de, Merchant Navy33Second OfficerCeres
DutchButter, Albert, Merchant Navy54Able SeamanCeres
DutchCarrilho, Harry Herman, Merchant Navy31StewardFlora, Ceres
DutchClementina, Louis Arturo, Merchant Navy44TrimmerCeres
DutchColle, Leendert Albertus, Merchant Navy34GreaserPendrecht, Ceres
DutchEijk, Carel Wilhelm Eduard van, Merchant Navy31Third OfficerCeres
DutchElderenbosch, Hendrik Cornelis, Merchant Navy52MasterCeres
DutchGraaf, Willem F. de, Merchant Navy33Able SeamanCeres
DutchGroen, Krijn, Merchant Navy47Boatswain (Bosun)Ceres
DutchHeijer, Arie Krijn den, Merchant Navy47Able SeamanTriton, Ceres
EgyptianIsaak, Albert Meier, Merchant Navy17Galley BoyMedea, Ceres
DutchJanga, Antonio Pablo, Merchant Navy24Able SeamanCeres
SwedishKarlsson, David G., Merchant Navy42GreaserCeres
DutchKlassen, , CivilianPassengerCeres
DutchKoene, Hendrik de, Merchant Navy30Radio OperatorCeres
DutchKoers, Albertus J.H., Merchant Navy23GunnerCeres
DutchKramer, Cornelis, Merchant Navy50Chief Engineer OfficerCeres
DutchKuipers, Johannes, Merchant Navy52Chief StewardTriton, Ceres
DutchLo-A-Njoe, Guillaume O., Merchant Navy30GreaserCeres
DutchMarkiet, John Edward, Merchant Navy23StewardCeres +
DutchMartinez, Leo Anselmo, Merchant Navy35StewardCeres
DutchMerwe, Anton van de, Merchant Navy40ClerkCeres +
DutchMoy, Christiaan A., Merchant Navy28FiremanCeres
DutchReynders, Jan Hendrik, Merchant Navy44CookCeres
DutchRomijn, Jacob, Merchant Navy38Third Engineer OfficerCeres
DutchSordam, Robert Herman, Merchant Navy26FiremanCeres
DutchStarks, Johannes P., Merchant Navy20ApprenticeCeres
DutchSteenwijk, Marinus van, Merchant Navy34GunnerCeres
DutchStevens, Hendrik, Merchant Navy41Second Engineer OfficerCeres
DutchStoel, , CivilianPassengerCeres
DutchVerhagen, Benjamin, Merchant Navy34FiremanCeres
DutchVries, Desire Adriaan de, Merchant Navy35Able SeamanCeres
DutchWal, Andries ter, Merchant Navy19Able SeamanCeres
DutchWal, Lolke Johannes van der, Merchant Navy39CarpenterCeres
DutchWardekker, J., CivilianPassengerCeres
DutchWillemsen, 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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