Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Dutch motor merchant

Photo Courtesy of Library of Contemporary History, Stuttgart

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

Aboard Tuva when hit on 2 Oct 1941

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

NameAgeRankServed on
BritishAngelo, Andrew G., Merchant Navy19Second CookTuva
DutchBoon, Arie, Merchant Navy42Boatswain (Bosun)Tuva
DutchBrouwer, Leendert Hendrik, Merchant Navy24Third OfficerTuva
CanadianBrown, Orval E., Merchant Navy21Second Radio OperatorTuva
DutchBurger, Josephus Johannes Laurentius, Merchant Navy36Able Seaman/GunnerMaasdam, Tuva
BritishDowney, George, British Army21DEMS gunnerTuva
BritishDowning, Leonard, British Army28DEMS gunnerTuva
DutchDragt, Willem van, Merchant Navy34Third Engineer OfficerTuva
DutchDuijn, Arie van, Merchant Navy46MasterTuva
DutchGoede, Syvert Hendrik de, Merchant Navy33Second Engineer OfficerTuva
BritishGreene, Ronald C., Merchant Navy17Mess Room BoyTuva
BritishHawkins, John C., Merchant Navy20Ordinary SeamanTuva
DutchHeijden, Pieter Marinus van der, Merchant Navy34Assistant EngineerTuva
DutchHirtum, Jean Francois Pierre van, Merchant Navy50GreaserEibergen, Tuva
DutchJongkind, Jan, Merchant Navy35Able SeamanTuva
DutchKiela, Jan, Merchant Navy21GreaserTuva
DutchKlerk, Martinus de, Merchant Navy29Able SeamanTuva +
DutchKluwen, Johannes, Merchant Navy48Chief Engineer OfficerTuva, Paulus Potter
DutchKris, Simon, Merchant Navy39Second OfficerTuva
DutchLinden, Everardus Jacobus van der, Merchant Navy20Able SeamanTuva, Gaasterkerk
BritishMacLean, Alfred S., Merchant Navy18Ordinary SeamanTuva
BritishMellor, Harry M., Merchant Navy25First Radio OperatorTuva
DutchRaaij, Meyer de, Merchant Navy45CookTuva
DutchRemmers, Wilhelmus Bernardus Josephus, Merchant Navy21Fourth Engineer OfficerTuva
DutchRoldaan, Jacob Willem, Merchant Navy36StewardTuva
DutchScheer, Coenraad Hendrik Wilhelm van der, Merchant Navy22Able SeamanTuva
DutchSchols, Theodorus Leonardus, Merchant Navy50GreaserTuva
DutchSpaans, Johannes, Merchant Navy30Able Seaman/GunnerMaasdam, Tuva, Soekaboemi
DutchStruijk, Willem, Merchant Navy55GreaserTuva
DutchSuvaal, Daniel Willem, Merchant Navy50CarpenterTuva
BritishTaylor, J.C., Merchant Navy18Ordinary SeamanTuva
DutchVeij, Adriaan Andries de, Merchant Navy26Assistant EngineerTuva
DutchVuijk, Pieter, Merchant Navy30Assistant EngineerTuva
DutchWever, Jan, Merchant Navy50Chief OfficerTuva
DutchWit, Bastiaan de, Merchant Navy32Able SeamanTuva, Delfshaven

35 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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