Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Dutch steam merchant

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

Aboard Medea when hit on 13 Aug 1942

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

NameAgeRankServed on
VenezuelanAmarista, Ramon, Merchant Navy28Able SeamanMedea
DutchAngela, Eugenio, Merchant Navy42Able SeamanMedea
DutchBasfield, Eduard Richard, Merchant Navy43FiremanMedea
DutchBoer, Adrianus, Merchant Navy25Able Seaman/GunnerMedea
DutchCijntje, Hosé Maria, Merchant Navy23CarpenterMedea
DutchConstancia, Tito Martir, Merchant Navy47Able SeamanMedea +
DutchEijck, Johannes Hendricus van, Merchant Navy46Chief StewardMedea
DutchGiromus, Juan Bautista, Merchant Navy41Boatswain (Bosun)Medea
DutchHamer, Nicolaas Petter August de, Merchant Navy41Second Engineer OfficerMedea
DutchHeul, Willem van der, Merchant Navy56MasterMedea
EgyptianIsaak, Albert Meier, Merchant Navy16Galley BoyMedea, Ceres
DutchJuliana, Miguel Vicento, Merchant Navy50Able SeamanMedea
DutchKlaassen, Frans Marinus, Merchant Navy39Radio OperatorMedea
DutchKooge, Willem, Merchant Navy23StewardMedea
DutchKraal, Benjamin Carlos, Merchant Navy47OilerMedea +
DutchLeito, Benito Filemon, Merchant Navy28Able SeamanMedea +
DutchMekes, Johannes Hendrikus Nicolaas Maria, Merchant Navy53Chief Engineer OfficerMedea
DutchMulder, Johannes, Merchant Navy26Assistant EngineerMedea
DutchNissa, Victor Martir, Merchant Navy30FiremanMedea
DutchNolles, Jan Tjeerd, Merchant Navy30Third Engineer OfficerMedea
DutchPietersz, Julio Serapio Remigio, Merchant Navy39CookMedea +
DutchSargosa, Frans August, Merchant Navy41Able SeamanMedea
DutchSlagtand, Harris Archibald, Merchant Navy25FiremanMedea +
DutchSonneville, Wilhelmus Johannes, Merchant Navy23Third OfficerMedea
BritishSwan, William A., Merchant Navy57StewardMedea
DutchTieskens, Hermanus Willem Hendrik, Merchant Navy36Second OfficerAmazone, Medea
DutchWolf, Cornelis van der, Merchant Navy23Able Seaman/GunnerMedea
DutchWols, Johannes, Merchant Navy40Chief OfficerMedea

28 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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