Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Belgian steam merchant

Photo courtesy of Staatsarchiv Bremen

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

Aboard Luxembourg when hit on 21 Jun 1940

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NameAgeRankServed on
Baton, Charles, Merchant NavyTrimmerLuxembourg
Bendeker, Jozef, Merchant NavyTrimmerLuxembourg +
Bettens, Arsène, Merchant Navy28Radio OfficerLuxembourg, Ville de Gand
Blonde, Gustaaf, Merchant NavyThird Engineer OfficerLuxembourg +
Boyens, Henri, Merchant NavyFiremanLuxembourg
Claes, Edmond, Merchant NavyDonkeymanLuxembourg +
Clottens, Antoine, Merchant NavySecond Engineer OfficerLuxembourg +
De Backer, Julien, Merchant NavyAble SeamanLuxembourg
De Cock, Ferdinand, Merchant NavyTrimmerLuxembourg
De Lauwer, Denis, Merchant NavyTrimmerLuxembourg
De Loose, Louis, Merchant NavyDonkeymanLuxembourg
De Maeyer, Frans, Merchant NavyCarpenterLuxembourg
De Rop, Frans, Merchant NavyAble SeamanLuxembourg
De Westerlinck, Henri, Merchant NavyAble SeamanLuxembourg
Deburges, Louis, Merchant NavyMasterLuxembourg
Dillen, Jozef, Merchant NavyFiremanLuxembourg
Eyckmans, Louis, Merchant NavyAble SeamanLuxembourg
Fossaert, Hubert, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanLuxembourg, Moanda
Geenens, Karel, Merchant NavyFiremanLuxembourg
Geerts, Jules, Merchant NavyTrimmerLuxembourg
Havermans, Johannes, Merchant NavyChief CookLuxembourg
Jorissen, Frans, Merchant NavyMess Room StewardLuxembourg
Lanoye, Henri, Merchant NavyAble SeamanLuxembourg
Mathieu, Raymond, Merchant NavyAssistant EngineerLuxembourg
Maxi, Antoine, Merchant NavyTrimmerLuxembourg +
Messiant, Adrien, Merchant NavySecond OfficerLuxembourg
Messiant, Armand, Merchant NavyChief OfficerLuxembourg
Michielsen, Albert, Merchant NavyFiremanLuxembourg
Mondelaers, Georges, Merchant NavyAble SeamanLuxembourg
Nellens, Jean, Merchant NavyCadetLuxembourg, Gand
Poncelet, Willy, Merchant NavyAble SeamanLuxembourg
Raes, Jan, Merchant NavyBoatswain (Bosun)Luxembourg
Stinders, Etienne, Merchant NavyFourth Engineer OfficerLuxembourg
Symens, Henri, Merchant NavyFiremanLuxembourg, Gandia +
Thomas, Jean, Merchant NavyThird OfficerLuxembourg
Tieperman, Karel, Merchant NavyChief Engineer OfficerLuxembourg
Van Birgelen, Georges, Merchant NavyAssistant StewardLuxembourg
Van Gestel, Albert, Merchant NavyAssistant CookLuxembourg
Van Rompaey, Pieter, Merchant NavyFiremanLuxembourg
Van Roten, Albert, Merchant NavyFiremanLuxembourg, Gandia +
Van San, Augustus, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanLuxembourg
Van Wyneghem, , Merchant NavySecond Cook and BakerLuxembourg
Van Wynsberghe, Jan, Merchant NavyAble SeamanLuxembourg
Vergote, Edmond, Merchant NavyFiremanLuxembourg
Willemen, Louis, Merchant NavyFiremanLuxembourg
Witterwulghe, Frans, Merchant NavyStewardLuxembourg

46 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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