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 Bruxelles.

Aboard Bruxelles when hit on 9 Jun 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
SwedishAnderson, Arne, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBruxelles
BelgianBoudou, Jan, Merchant Navy52FiremanMercier, Bruxelles, Elisabeth van Belgie, Emile Francqui
BelgianBourguignon, Constant, Merchant NavyFiremanBruxelles
BelgianBrijs, Emile, Merchant NavySecond Engineer OfficerBruxelles
BelgianBurms, Michel, Merchant NavyFiremanBruxelles, Emile Francqui
BelgianCaudron, Aimé, Merchant NavyChief OfficerBruxelles
BelgianChristiaens, August, Merchant NavyCarpenterBruxelles
RussianColdatoff, Victor, Merchant Navy37FiremanBruxelles, Elisabeth van Belgie
BelgianCoppens, Jozef, Merchant Navy38FiremanGandia, Bruxelles, President Francqui
BelgianDe Parades, Ghislain, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBruxelles
BelgianDe Poorter, Emiel, Merchant NavyDonkeymanBruxelles
BelgianDe Schacht, Cyriel, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBruxelles
BelgianDe Winter, Frans, Merchant NavyFiremanBruxelles
BelgianDubois, Théophile, Merchant NavyChief Engineer OfficerBruxelles
BelgianD’Hondt, Pierre, Merchant NavyCookBruxelles
BelgianGoossens, Armand, Merchant NavyAssistant StewardBruxelles
BelgianGuinee, Thomas, Merchant NavyDonkeymanBruxelles
BritishHall, John, Merchant NavyFiremanBruxelles
BelgianHermans, Frans, DEMS gunnerBruxelles
BelgianHermans, Jacques, DEMS gunnerBruxelles
BritishJones, Reginald, Merchant NavyPurserBruxelles
BelgianKennis, Emiel, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBruxelles
BelgianLaenens, Jean, DEMS gunnerBruxelles
BelgianLanes, August, Merchant NavyDonkeymanBruxelles
SwedishLundvall, Arne, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBruxelles
BritishMacCarthy, William, Merchant NavyGalley BoyBruxelles
BelgianPeeters, Thomas, DEMS gunnerBruxelles
BelgianPiessens, Gustaaf, Merchant NavyMess Room StewardBruxelles
EstonianPihlanets, Johann, Merchant NavyFiremanBruxelles
EstonianPisa, Gerhard, Merchant NavyThird Engineer OfficerBruxelles, Elisabeth van Belgie
BelgianPortelance, Frans, Merchant NavyBoatswain (Bosun)Bruxelles +
BelgianProost, Joseph, Merchant NavyStewardBruxelles
BelgianRodance, Corneille, Merchant NavyFourth Engineer OfficerBruxelles
BelgianScheers, Julien, Merchant NavyFiremanMercier, Bruxelles, Persier
BritishSimpson, James, Merchant Navy22Galley BoyBruxelles
LatvianStunska, Casimir, Merchant NavyFiremanBruxelles
BelgianTalboom, Kamiel, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBruxelles, Belgian Airman
BelgianThoon, Amaat, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBruxelles
BritishTinsley, Thomas, DEMS gunnerBruxelles
BelgianVan Den Berck, Jacques, Merchant NavyThird OfficerBruxelles
BelgianVan Diest, Leopold, Merchant NavySecond CookBruxelles
BelgianVan Meerbeek, Eric, Merchant NavySecond OfficerBruxelles
BelgianVan Overstraeten, Robert, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBruxelles
BelgianVan Woensel, Henri, Merchant NavyFiremanBruxelles, Elisabeth van Belgie
BelgianVandenbossch, Jean Florent, Merchant Navy30MasterBruxelles
BelgianVerhuyck, Jan, Merchant NavyFiremanBruxelles, Elisabeth van Belgie
BelgianVos, Marcel, Merchant NavyRadio OfficerBruxelles
BritishWright, William, DEMS gunnerBruxelles
PolishZeller, Norbert, Merchant NavyAble SeamanBruxelles

49 persons found.

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