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 Zaanland.

Aboard Zaanland when hit on 17 Mar 1943

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

NameAgeRankServed on
DutchAltveer, Pieter Gerrit van, Merchant Navy40Chief OfficerZaanland
DutchBakker, Atte, Merchant Navy24Able SeamanZaanland
DutchBakker, Marten, Merchant Navy55Able SeamanZaanland
DutchBartelsman, Franciscus Jacobus Cornelis, Merchant Navy44Third Engineer OfficerZaanland
DutchBie, Hendrik Johannes de la, Merchant Navy44GreaserZaanland
DutchBulte, Bernardus Theodorus, Merchant Navy21Second CookZaanland
BritishButton, John W., Merchant Navy15StewardZaanland
BritishClarkson, Alexander C., Merchant Navy23Radio OperatorZaanland
DutchCrone, Gerard Johan Bernard, Merchant Navy47PassengerZaanland
DutchDregmans, Gerardus Johannes, Merchant Navy49Able SeamanZaanland
DutchDuisterwinkel, Andries, Merchant Navy42Boatswain (Bosun)Zaanland
AustralianFerguson, Geoffry L., Merchant Navy39TrimmerZaanland
AustralianFindley, Ian J., Merchant Navy15Galley BoyZaanland
DutchFokkink, Willem Hendrik, Merchant Navy30Fifth Engineer OfficerZaanland
DutchFranken, Gerardus Joannes Josephus Marie, Merchant Navy47MasterZaanland
BritishFrench, Leslie E., 29DEMS gunnerZaanland
DutchGabler, Jan Hendrik, Merchant Navy54GreaserZaanland
DutchGoor, Paul Gijsbert Marie van, Merchant Navy24Fourth OfficerZaanland
BritishGrace, Thomas F., Merchant Navy18Deck BoyZaanland
BritishGregory, Thomas, Merchant Navy18Fireman BoyZaanland
DutchHartkoorn, Johan Adrianus, Merchant Navy28Fourth Engineer OfficerZaanland
BritishHeath, Charles, 20DEMS gunnerZaanland
BritishHope, James, 22DEMS gunnerZaanland
New ZealandIsbestor, Douglas, Merchant Navy25Able SeamanZaanland
DutchJansen, Willem George, Merchant Navy23Fourth OfficerZaanland
DutchJens, Jan, Merchant Navy48Second Engineer OfficerZaanland
BritishJones, George H.B., Merchant Navy18ApprenticeZaanland
DutchJonker, Gerardus Cornelis, Merchant Navy45GreaserZaanland
DutchKaasenbrood, Gerardus Leo, Merchant Navy47GreaserZaanland
DutchKempen, Willem Nicolaas, Merchant Navy46Chief CookZaanland
DutchKoedijk, Hermanus, Merchant Navy27FiremanZaanland
DutchLang, Pieter Hendrikus de, Merchant Navy52GreaserZaanland
DutchLantinga, Klaas Ammo, Merchant Navy54Chief Engineer OfficerZaanland
BritishMartin, Cyril, 30DEMS gunnerZaanland
IrishMcCandless, Ernest, Merchant Navy24StewardZaanland
BritishMorgan, Francis, Merchant Navy16Deck BoyZaanland
BritishNetherton, Jack B., Merchant Navy22FiremanZaanland
DutchNotenboom, Pieter, Merchant Navy41GreaserZaanland
BritishOverend, John, Merchant Navy27Fourth Engineer OfficerZaanland
BritishPhillips, H., Merchant Navy20Able SeamanZaanland
IrishRichard, Joseph R., Merchant Navy44FiremanZaanland
DutchRichter, Frederik, Merchant Navy28Able SeamanZaanland
DutchRidder, Dirk Adrianus, Merchant Navy50CarpenterZaanland
DutchRijke, Adrianus, Merchant Navy34Third OfficerZaanland
DutchRoos, Willem Johannes, Merchant Navy48Able SeamanZaanland
DutchSchmaal, Geert, Merchant Navy49Able SeamanZaanland
DutchSteenhart, Joseph, Merchant Navy42Chief StewardZaanland
BritishTaylor, Edward, 25DEMS gunnerZaanland
DutchVries, Hendrik de, Merchant Navy56Able SeamanZaanland
BritishWard, Reginald T., Merchant Navy20Assistant EngineerZaanland
DutchWassenaar, Jan, Merchant Navy31Second OfficerZaanland
DutchWeerd, Hendrikus Cornelis de, Merchant Navy18Ordinary SeamanZaanland
DutchZwart, Cornelis, Merchant Navy59Able SeamanZaanland

53 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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