Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Belgian steam merchant

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

Aboard Indier when hit on 3 Apr 1941

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NameAgeRankServed on
BelgianAlloncius, Pierre-Paul, Merchant Navy31Chief OfficerIndier +
BelgianApers, Pierre, Merchant Navy57FiremanIndier +
BelgianBourgeois, François, Merchant Navy14Cabin BoyIndier +
BritishBroadhurst, Thomas, Merchant Navy35Fireman and TrimmerIndier +
BritishBrownell, Thomas, Merchant Navy29Fireman and TrimmerIndier +
BelgianBrummer, Stephan, Merchant Navy28Boatswain (Bosun)Indier +
BelgianCaufriez, Robert, Merchant Navy26Second OfficerIndier +
CanadianChabot, Lawrence, Merchant Navy26Able SeamanIndier +
BritishChetra, Charles, Merchant Navy26FiremanIndier +
CanadianCrossley, Maynard, Merchant Navy26Able SeamanIndier +
BelgianDe Groof, Victor, Merchant Navy34Donkeyman and GreaserIndier +
BelgianDecimal, Jean Baptiste, Merchant Navy62Donkeyman and GreaserIndier +
BritishDoubler, John, Merchant Navy37Able Seaman/GunnerIndier
BritishDunbar, Daniel, Merchant Navy25FiremanIndier +
BritishDunn, James, Merchant Navy22TrimmerIndier +
BritishFenton, James, Merchant Navy20FiremanIndier
BelgianFocan, Nestor, Merchant Navy21CadetIndier +
BritishGibbons, William, Merchant NavyFiremanIndier +
BritishGilmore, Joseph, Merchant Navy51StewardIndier +
BelgianHierman, Augustus, Merchant Navy52FiremanIndier +
BelgianHinneman, René Louis, Merchant Navy45Assistant StewardIndier +
BelgianHuygens, Willem, Merchant Navy27Fourth Engineer OfficerIndier +
BritishJames, Adonis, Merchant Navy52FiremanIndier +
BelgianJanssens, Arcadius, Merchant Navy35FiremanIndier
IrishKiernan, Michael, Merchant Navy37FiremanIndier +
FrenchMaurin, Ludovic, Merchant Navy21Able SeamanIndier +
BritishMcIntyre, John, Merchant Navy31Mess Room StewardIndier +
CanadianMcNeil, John, Merchant Navy37Able SeamanIndier +
BelgianNoens, Camille, Merchant Navy58Donkeyman and GreaserIndier +
BelgianNyland, Gérard, Merchant Navy41Chief Engineer OfficerIndier +
BelgianOnghena, Joseph, Merchant Navy40MasterIndier
BelgianPeeters, Antoon, Merchant Navy51FiremanIndier +
BritishPhillips, James, Merchant Navy38Galley BoyIndier +
BelgianPoncelet, Paul, Merchant Navy19CadetIndier +
BelgianPrat, Fidèle César, Merchant Navy61Chief StewardIndier +
BritishSalmon, Cecil, Merchant Navy39Ordinary SeamanIndier +
CanadianSchildknecht, Arnold Charles, Merchant Navy26Able SeamanIndier +
BritishSmith, William D., Merchant Navy22Able SeamanIndier +
BritishThompson, John, RM42Marine (DEMS gunner)Indier +
BelgianVan De Spiegele, Norbert, Merchant Navy31Radio OfficerIndier +
BelgianVan Gorp, Gustaaf, Merchant Navy41Second Cook and BakerIndier +
BelgianVan Hecke, Pierre, Merchant Navy47Second Engineer OfficerIndier +
BelgianVerhoeven, Georges, Merchant Navy43Third Engineer OfficerIndier +
BelgianVerstraete, Georges, Merchant Navy50Chief CookIndier +
BelgianWenselaers, Alfons, Merchant Navy51FiremanIndier +
BelgianZonnekeyn, Roger, Merchant Navy20Third OfficerIndier +

46 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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