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 Flensburg.

Aboard Flensburg when hit on 9 Oct 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
Allman, Frederick William, British Army28DEMS gunnerFlensburg
Baak, Minnekus, Merchant Navy41Able SeamanFlensburg
Beenen, Bertus, Merchant Navy25TrimmerFlensburg
Berghout, Arie, Merchant Navy48FiremanFlensburg
Blaschuk, Anthony, Merchant Navy25TrimmerFlensburg
Bos, Meeuwis, Merchant Navy43GreaserFlensburg
Bosse, J. van, Merchant Navy18Able SeamanFlensburg
Bundel, Jacques, Merchant Navy39Able SeamanFlensburg
Denmead, Cyril Charles, British Army21DEMS gunnerFlensburg
Ellis, Paul, Merchant Navy17Able SeamanFlensburg
Gagesteyn, Dirk, Merchant Navy21ApprenticeFlensburg
Gast, Gilbertus, Merchant Navy22Able SeamanFlensburg
Gent, Johannes van, Merchant Navy44Second Engineer OfficerFlensburg
Goedig, Jan P., Merchant Navy18Able SeamanFlensburg
Goedknegt, Floris, Merchant Navy41FiremanFlensburg
Gorter, Gosse, Merchant Navy39Able SeamanTowa, Flensburg
Hart, Pieter, Merchant Navy41StewardFlensburg
Hazevoet, Adriaan Hendrik, Merchant Navy45Chief OfficerFlensburg
Hebblewhite, Alfred, British Army29DEMS gunnerFlensburg
Hoenderkamp, Willem Frederik, Merchant Navy25Able Seaman/GunnerFlensburg
Janse, Abraham Cornelis, Merchant Navy27FiremanFlensburg
Keefe, John Michael, Merchant Navy18Deck BoyFlensburg
Kidd, James Grant, British Army23DEMS gunnerFlensburg
Kleyn, Jacobus, Merchant Navy31Fourth Engineer OfficerFlensburg
Knotsenborg, Pieter Adriaan Johan van, Merchant Navy45FiremanFlensburg
Koot, Hendrik Evert, Merchant Navy19Able SeamanFlensburg
Kramp, Willem, Merchant Navy28Fireman/GunnerFlensburg
Liebrechts, Petrus, Merchant Navy34Able SeamanFlensburg, Dempo
Maxwell, Wilfred, Merchant Navy51Able SeamanFlensburg
Mcisaac, John Jol, Merchant Navy37TrimmerFlensburg
Neef, Wilhelm Gerardus de, Merchant Navy49MasterFlensburg
Nieuwenhuize, Pieter Bernardus van, Merchant Navy48FiremanFlensburg
Oepkes, Gerrit, Merchant Navy41Second OfficerTowa, Flensburg
Ouderkerk, Pieter, Merchant Navy34Able SeamanFlensburg
Overheul, Leendert, Merchant Navy43GreaserFlensburg
Paal, André, Merchant Navy17Able SeamanFlensburg
Petrie, Duncan, Merchant Navy35TrimmerFlensburg
Popynick, Michael, Merchant Navy19TrimmerFlensburg
Ramsey, Malcolm, Merchant Navy19Deck HandFlensburg
Rienstra, Sjoerd, Merchant Navy33Radio OperatorFlensburg
Rij, Cornelis van, Merchant Navy36DonkeymanFlensburg
Schagen, Pieter Bastiaan van, Merchant Navy46Chief Engineer OfficerFlensburg
Smits, Johannis Teunis, Merchant Navy42Chief CookFlensburg
Snijders, Leendert Johannes, Merchant Navy32Able SeamanFlensburg
Sonneveld, Cornelis, Merchant Navy42FiremanFlensburg
Spence, James, Merchant Navy39Crew memberFlensburg
Walker, Percy, Merchant Navy31Crew memberFlensburg
Wielema, Andries, Merchant Navy39Third OfficerFlensburg

48 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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