Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Dutch steam merchant

Photo from City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 447-1930

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

Aboard Amstelland when hit on 1 Jul 1940

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Blonk, Johannes, Merchant Navy50Able SeamanAmstelland +
Boes, Pieter, Merchant Navy50Able SeamanAmstelland
Heiningen, Arie van, Merchant Navy17Ordinary SeamanAmstelland
Kempen, Willem Hendrik van, Merchant Navy41GreaserAmstelland
Koomen, Dirk, Merchant Navy38Third Engineer OfficerAmstelland
Krikke, Jan, Merchant Navy53Chief Engineer OfficerAmstelland
Krook, Cornelis, Merchant Navy17Ordinary SeamanAmstelland
Lommers, Jordanus, Merchant Navy30GreaserAmstelland
Meertens, Willem, Merchant Navy21Fourth Engineer OfficerAmstelland
Megen, Anton Wilhelm Lodewijk van, Merchant Navy31Third OfficerAmstelland
Molenaar, Harmen, Merchant Navy51Able SeamanAmstelland
Otten, Gijsbertus, Merchant Navy32StewardAmstelland
Paul, Jan, Merchant Navy50StewardAmstelland
Paulus, Bernardus, Merchant Navy37Chief OfficerAmstelland
Petersen, Christiaan, Merchant Navy19BoyAmstelland
Plas, Willem van der, Merchant Navy20Cook’s MateAmstelland
Pot, Adriaan, Merchant Navy27Fourth OfficerAmstelland
Pronk, Cornelis, Merchant Navy47Able SeamanAmstelland
Rietbergen, Cornelis Stephanus Theodorus van, Merchant Navy51MasterAmstelland
Schallig, Hendrik Karel, Merchant Navy30Able SeamanAmstelland
Stappers, Johannes Bartholomeus Wouter, Merchant Navy60GreaserAmstelland
Stolk, Adrianus Clasinus, Merchant Navy28Assistant EngineerAmstelland
Werf, Cornelis van der, Merchant Navy32FiremanAmstelland
Wijnands, Bernardus Johannes Antonius, Merchant Navy52CarpenterAmstelland
Willemse, Sjoerd, Merchant Navy55GreaserAmstelland
Wouters, Johannes Albertus, Merchant Navy49Second Engineer OfficerAmstelland

26 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?
If you wish to add a crewmember to the listing we would need most of this information: ship name, nationality, name, dob, place of birth, service (merchant marine, ...), rank or job on board. We have place for a photo as well if provided. You can e-mail us the information here.