Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Dutch motor tanker

Mijdrecht in drydock showing the damage caused by the torpedo from U-70

This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the Dutch motor tanker Mijdrecht.

Aboard Mijdrecht when hit on 7 Mar 1941

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NameAgeRankServed on
Bentvelzen, G.H., Merchant Navy21Able SeamanMijdrecht
Berg, Gerrit Huibert van den, Merchant Navy38Radio OperatorMijdrecht
Boom, Antonius Johannes van den, Merchant Navy39OilerMijdrecht
Broek, Jan George Gerardus van den, Merchant Navy37OilerMijdrecht
Broek, Krijn, Merchant Navy25Able SeamanMijdrecht
Bruyn, Arie de, Merchant Navy40Chief OfficerMijdrecht
Darrel, J., Merchant NavyStewardMijdrecht
Dawson, Alexander J., Merchant Navy17Cook’s MateMijdrecht
Eykman, Fernand, Merchant Navy23Assistant EngineerMijdrecht
Gillissen, Pieter Gerardus, Merchant Navy47Second OfficerMijdrecht
Haan, Albertus Johannes de, Merchant Navy46OilerAlwaki, Mijdrecht, Koenjit
Homan, Hendrik Albertus, Merchant Navy35OilerMijdrecht
Icke, Johan Coenraad, Merchant Navy22GunnerMijdrecht
Jongh, Willem Johan de, Merchant Navy32StewardMijdrecht
Keulemans, Dirk Marcus, Merchant Navy29Fifth Engineer OfficerMijdrecht
Klos, Cornelis Dirk, Merchant Navy39Second Engineer OfficerMijdrecht, Woensdrecht
Krugten, Wilhelmus van, Merchant Navy25Fourth Engineer OfficerMijdrecht
Kruyff, Jacobus Hendrikus de, Merchant Navy16Ordinary SeamanMijdrecht
Kwak, Frans, Merchant Navy55CookMijdrecht
Liet, Mauritius Johannes Maria van der, Merchant Navy43Able SeamanMijdrecht
Oppen, Levinus Petrus van, Merchant Navy19Third OfficerMijdrecht
Reitsma, Hille, Merchant Navy41Able SeamanMijdrecht, Bodegraven
Ruitering, Gerrit, Merchant Navy55Able SeamanMijdrecht
Saljé, Geert Frans, Merchant Navy25Assistant EngineerMijdrecht
Schipper, Johannes, Merchant Navy28Third Engineer OfficerMijdrecht
Swart, Jan, Merchant Navy48MasterMijdrecht
Terkers, Harry Anton, Merchant Navy27StewardMijdrecht
Terkers, Rudolf Johan, Merchant Navy24Day WorkerMijdrecht
Toorn, Maarten van den, Merchant Navy25Ordinary SeamanMijdrecht
Velthuis, Jacob, Merchant Navy40Boatswain (Bosun)Mijdrecht
Wiersma, Andries Johannes, Merchant Navy49GunnerMijdrecht
Wijthoff, Gerard Isaac, Merchant Navy46StewardMijdrecht
Wilt, Bastiaan van der, Merchant Navy42Chief Engineer OfficerMijdrecht

33 persons found.

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