Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


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 Berenice.

Aboard Berenice when hit on 21 Jun 1940

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NameAgeRankServed on
Andringa, Douwe, Merchant Navy37Second OfficerBerenice +
Bottema, Tjerk, Civilian58PassengerBerenice +
Bödeker, Christiaan, Merchant Navy41Second Engineer OfficerBerenice +
Cohen Rodriguez, Salomon, Civilian36PassengerBerenice +
Distelbrink, Theodorus Gerardus Maria, Merchant Navy43Chief OfficerBerenice +
Dral, Gerrit, Merchant Navy52Chief Engineer OfficerBerenice +
Haartsen, Cornelis Izaak, Merchant Navy18ApprenticeBerenice +
Harst, Jacob van der, Merchant Navy39Able SeamanBerenice +
Huijgens, Adrianus Johannes, Merchant Navy49MasterBerenice +
Immerzeel, Jan Martinus, Merchant Navy39Third Engineer OfficerBerenice
Katzie, Frank Edwin, Merchant Navy37TrimmerBerenice
Korving, Minnekus, Merchant Navy46FiremanBerenice +
Koster, Mr., CivilianPassengerBerenice
Koster, Mrs., CivilianPassengerBerenice
Landeweerd, Jacobus Johannes, Merchant Navy24Third OfficerBerenice +
Langelaar, Teunis, Merchant Navy35CookBerenice
Lingen, Pieter van, Merchant Navy22StewardBerenice +
Marsman, Hendrik, Civilian40PassengerBerenice +
Marsman, Rina Louisa, Civilian42PassengerBerenice
Mos, Cornelis, Merchant Navy31FiremanBerenice +
Nooter, Wilhelmus Marinus, Merchant Navy43Boatswain (Bosun)Berenice +
Perk, Arie van der, Merchant Navy35Chief StewardBerenice +
Poelje, Adrianus van, Merchant Navy51Able SeamanBerenice +
Pubben, Mrs. J.M., CivilianPassengerBerenice
Roos, Arie Leendert, Merchant Navy20Able SeamanBerenice
Schlögl, Dirk, Merchant Navy19ApprenticeBerenice +
Schuts, Mrs. W.M.A., CivilianPassengerBerenice
Steelink, Paulus Susan Johan, Merchant Navy36Able SeamanBerenice
Stempel, Emanuel, Merchant Navy33GreaserBerenice +
Verbaan, Cornelis, Merchant Navy26FiremanBerenice
Wissink, Hessel, Merchant Navy32GreaserBerenice +
Zwan, Johannes Martinus van der, Merchant Navy51Able SeamanBerenice +
Zwart, Engel, Merchant Navy22FiremanBerenice

33 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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