Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Dutch motor merchant

Photo courtesy of Allan C. Green Collection

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

Aboard Tajandoen when hit on 7 Dec 1939

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

NameAgeRankServed on
Albert, E., Merchant NavyOilerTajandoen
Amat, , Merchant NavyLaundrymanTajandoen
Bakker, K.P., Merchant NavySecond Engineer OfficerTajandoen +
Bambergen, J. v., Merchant NavySailorTajandoen
Bijlsma, G., Merchant NavyAble SeamanTajandoen +
Brands, A., Merchant NavyAble SeamanTajandoen
Cornet, Johannes, Merchant Navy33Chief StewardTajandoen, Poelau Roebiah
Dalen, M. van, Merchant NavyFourth Engineer OfficerTajandoen
Dam, J.G. van, Merchant NavyThird Engineer OfficerTajandoen
Dekker, Robert Johan, Merchant Navy23Junior OfficerTajandoen, Poelau Roebiah
Drift, Jacobus Lambertus van der, Merchant Navy31Chief CookTajandoen, Madoera
Epen, B. van, Merchant NavyFourth OfficerTajandoen
Feller, J.J., Merchant NavyJunior OfficerTajandoen
Gerus, A.N.S., Merchant NavyThird OfficerTajandoen
Groot, J.P.M. de, Merchant NavyGalley BoyTajandoen
Harms, J., Merchant NavyAble SeamanTajandoen
Harteveld, A.C., Merchant NavyAble SeamanTajandoen
Have, A. van der, Merchant NavyThird Engineer OfficerTajandoen
Houtzager, D., Merchant NavyBoatswain (Bosun)Tajandoen
Jonker, Pieter, Merchant Navy27Second OfficerTajandoen, Salabangka
Kardjie, , Merchant NavyStewardTajandoen
Kooij, D. van der, Merchant NavyAble SeamanTajandoen
Kreugel, B. van, Merchant NavyOilerTajandoen
Kuijt, P., Merchant NavyAble SeamanTajandoen
Kuipers, W., Merchant NavyOilerTajandoen
Lamidin, , Merchant NavyStewardTajandoen
Latour, A.C.W., Merchant NavyThird Officer/Radio OperatorTajandoen
Linden, D.W. van der, Merchant NavyStorekeeperTajandoen
Mars, A., Merchant NavyChief OfficerTajandoen
Maus, W.V., Merchant NavyChief Engineer OfficerTajandoen
Moel, , Merchant NavyStewardTajandoen
Moersam, , Merchant NavyStewardTajandoen
Moeskal, , Merchant NavyStewardTajandoen
Mohamat, , Merchant NavyStewardTajandoen
Muiser, J.F., Merchant NavyFifth Engineer OfficerTajandoen
Niet, Jacob van der, Merchant Navy21Able SeamanTajandoen, Jagersfontein
Noor, , Merchant NavyStewardTajandoen
Noorsidin, , Merchant NavyStewardTajandoen
Ootjers, T., Merchant NavyAble SeamanTajandoen
Rachmat, , Merchant NavyStewardTajandoen
Riegstra, L., Merchant NavyCarpenterTajandoen
Roeterink, Johan Bernard, Merchant Navy45MasterTajandoen, Moena
Schainck, A.W., Merchant NavySailorTajandoen
Schalk, G., Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanTajandoen
Schots, G.H., Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanTajandoen +
Smit, H.J., Merchant NavyFifth Engineer OfficerTajandoen
Stoker, Jan, Merchant Navy15Ordinary SeamanTajandoen +
Verbaan, J.J., Merchant NavyAble SeamanTajandoen
Verbaan, M., Merchant NavyAble SeamanTajandoen
Vergunst, P., Merchant NavyFourth Engineer OfficerTajandoen +
Visschers, W., Merchant NavySailorTajandoen +
Vogelzang, Sipke, Merchant Navy20Fifth Engineer OfficerTajandoen
Vries, H. de, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanTajandoen
Zonneveld, J.P., Merchant NavyAssistant Cook and BakerTajandoen

54 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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