Ships hit by U-boats

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Dutch steam merchant

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

Aboard Salabangka when hit on 1 Jun 1943

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NameAgeRankServed on
DutchAalst, Johannes Heinrich Wilhelm van, Merchant Navy29Third Engineer OfficerSalabangka
IndianAbdul Huq, , Merchant NavyFiremanSalabangka
IndianAbdul Khaliq, , Merchant NavyFiremanSalabangka
DutchAlidjojo, , Merchant Navy25StewardSalabangka +
IndianAmeerbux, Sakee, Merchant Navy60FiremanSalabangka +
IndianArjoo Mian, , Merchant NavyGreaserSalabangka
DutchAtmo, , Merchant Navy38Cooks BoySalabangka
IndianAzmat Khan, , Merchant NavyTrimmerSalabangka
IndianBacha Noor Mohd, , Merchant NavyFiremanSalabangka
IndianBarkat Manda, , Merchant NavyBhandary MateSalabangka
IndianBhana Fathaideen, , Merchant NavySecond TindalSalabangka
IndianBhoolla Bhura, , Merchant NavyTrimmerSalabangka
DutchBoerstra, Otto, Merchant Navy19Able SeamanSalabangka
IndianBoodoo Manda, , Merchant NavySerangSalabangka
DutchBorgman, Albert, Merchant Navy26Fourth Engineer OfficerSalabangka
DutchBorstlap, Johan Jacobus Marinus, Merchant Navy22Third OfficerSalabangka
DutchBroere, Helenus Adrianus, Merchant Navy47MasterSalabangka
DutchBurggraaf, Franciscus, Merchant Navy23BakerSalabangka
BritishButler, W., RNDEMS gunnerSalabangka
IndianChanoo Majoodin, , Merchant NavyBhandarySalabangka
DutchClaasz, Willem Emil Louis Napoleon, Merchant Navy25Apprentice FitterMoena, Salabangka +
BritishCroasdale, E., RNDEMS gunnerSalabangka
IndianDeena Bagallee, , Merchant Navy47FiremanSalabangka +
DutchDijken, Jan Enne van, Merchant Navy49Able SeamanSalabangka
DutchDjais, , Merchant Navy40StewardSalabangka
DutchDjatim, , Merchant Navy44StewardSalabangka
IndianEllamdeen Idda, , Merchant NavyCassabSalabangka
DutchEnde, Petrus Adrianus van der, Merchant Navy22Able SeamanSalabangka
DutchErenstein, Jacobus Jozef, Merchant Navy44Chief Engineer OfficerSaleier, Balingkar, Salabangka
IndianFazal Meah Ali, , Merchant NavyTrimmerSalabangka
IndianFordad, , Merchant NavyTrimmerSalabangka
BritishFreeman, R., British ArmyDEMS gunnerSalabangka
IndianGoolam Sarwar Husseindeen, , Merchant NavyGreaserSalabangka
IndianHamidulla Meer Abd, , Merchant NavyTrimmerSalabangka
DutchHaslinghuis, Hendrikus, Merchant Navy31Able SeamanSalabangka
DutchHoogendijk, Baardhout, Merchant Navy37Able SeamanSalabangka
DutchHukum, Martin, Merchant Navy19Seamans BoySalabangka +
BritishHulme, G.C., Merchant NavySecond Radio OperatorSalabangka
IndianIdris Ullah, , Merchant NavyFiremanSalabangka
DutchIedema, Pieter, Merchant Navy41Chief StewardSalabangka
IndianIsmael Matabdeen, , Merchant NavyFiremanSalabangka
DutchJanssen, Antonius Johannes Maria, Merchant Navy21Apprentice ElectricianMoena, Salabangka
DutchJong, Egbert de, Merchant Navy40Second Engineer OfficerSalabangka
DutchJonker, Pieter, Merchant Navy30Chief OfficerTajandoen, Salabangka
IndianKadir Abdul Ali Ahmed, , Merchant Navy45DonkeymanSalabangka +
IndianKarimullah, , Merchant NavyFiremanSalabangka
IndianKhan Sinja-Val Nawa Kir, , Merchant Navy31FiremanSalabangka +
DutchKickhefer, Louis Charles, Merchant Navy32First Radio OperatorSalabangka
DutchKlercq, Hendrik Jacob, Merchant Navy24Fourth Engineer OfficerSalabangka +
DutchLuidinga, Tjalling, Merchant Navy37QuartermasterSalabangka
DutchLuining, Geert, Merchant Navy40CarpenterSaleier, Salabangka
DutchMardjoeki, , Merchant Navy44StewardSalabangka
DutchMarkoeat, , Merchant Navy24LaundrymanSalabangka
IndianMeerdeen, Alibux, Merchant Navy30Third TindalSalabangka +
IndianMerdeen Matabdeen, , Merchant NavyGreaserSalabangka
IndianMobassir Ali, , Merchant NavyFiremanSalabangka
DutchMohamat, , Merchant Navy47StewardSalabangka
IndianMohamed Hanif, , Merchant NavyFiremanSalabangka
IndianMohamed Husain Alla, , Merchant NavyTrimmerSalabangka
IndianMohamed Hussein Bhoolla, , Merchant NavyTrimmerSalabangka
BritishMoss, H., British ArmyDEMS gunnerSalabangka
DutchMutsaers, Johan, Merchant Navy27Able SeamanSalabangka
DutchMuzerie, Jan Frederik, Merchant Navy24Fourth OfficerSalabangka
IndianNambi Dovin, , Merchant NavyTopassSalabangka
IndianNatha Hussein, , Merchant Navy28FiremanSalabangka +
IndianNatho Jamoo, , Merchant NavyFirst TindalSalabangka
IndianNoor Ellai, , Merchant NavyDonkeymanSalabangka
DutchPhaff, Arie, Merchant Navy46Boatswain (Bosun)Salabangka
DutchPrins, Jan, Merchant Navy37Able Seaman/GunnerMoena, Salabangka
IndianRahymathoola, , Merchant NavyGreaserSalabangka
BritishRoss, J., RNDEMS gunnerSalabangka
DutchRuygh, Jan, Merchant Navy38QuartermasterSalabangka
DutchSanders, Jan Marinus, Merchant Navy26Second OfficerSalabangka
DutchSatriman, , Merchant Navy25StewardSalabangka
BritishScammell, K., British ArmyDEMS gunnerSalabangka
DutchSchaap, Rein, Merchant Navy27Able SeamanSalabangka
BritishSmith, M.J., RNDEMS gunnerSalabangka
IndianSobathkan Ammerkhan, , Merchant NavyFiremanSalabangka
DutchSoekardi, , Merchant Navy34StewardSalabangka
DutchStoker, Simon Johannes, Merchant Navy47QuartermasterSalabangka
IndianSukurdeen Mangta, , Merchant NavyFiremanSalabangka
BritishSutton, W., British ArmyDEMS gunnerSalabangka
BritishThomas, H.F., Merchant NavyThird Radio OperatorSalabangka
DutchWaal, Marinus Dingeman de, Merchant Navy24CookSalabangka
DutchWout, Hendrik van ’t, Merchant Navy20Able SeamanSalabangka

85 persons found.

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