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 Persier.

Aboard Persier when hit on 11 Feb 1945

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NameAgeRankServed on
Alize, Louis, Merchant NavyAble SeamanPersier
Appels, Oscar, Merchant NavyAble SeamanLeopoldville, Persier
Berckmans, Jozef, Merchant NavyAssistant StewardLeopoldville, Persier
Brognion, Carl, Merchant NavySupernumerary Chief OfficerLeopoldville, Persier +
Byl, Pierre, Merchant NavyCarpenterPersier
Claeys, Raymond, Merchant NavyAble SeamanLeopoldville, Persier
Clayes, Eugène, Merchant NavyFourth Engineer OfficerPersier
Coremans, Constant, Merchant NavyDonkeymanPersier
De Beucker, Jan, Merchant NavyFireman and TrimmerPersier
De Bois, Armand, Merchant NavyStewardLeopoldville, Persier
De Boye, Andre, Merchant NavyFireman and TrimmerPersier
De Coninck, Emma, Merchant NavyStewardessPersier
De Laet, François, Merchant NavyFireman and TrimmerPersier
De Pierpont, Robert, Merchant NavySupernumerary Chief OfficerLeopoldville, Persier
De Rooy, Louise, Merchant NavyStewardessPersier
De Schepper, Andre, Merchant NavyFireman and TrimmerPersier
De Wever, Frans, Merchant NavyFireman and TrimmerGandia, Emile Francqui, Persier
De Winter, Grégoire, Merchant NavyAssistant CookLeopoldville, Persier
Debroux, Etienne, Merchant NavyDEMS gunnerPersier +
Deckers, Guillaume, Merchant NavySecond Engineer OfficerPersier
Dickson, John, RNDEMS gunnerPersier
Dombrecht, Raymond, Merchant NavyChief CookLeopoldville, Persier +
Doyle, George Robert, RNConvoy SignalmanPersier
Dupont, Jacques, Merchant NavySecond Radio OfficerKasongo, Persier +
Gorrebeeck, Louis, Merchant NavyBoatswain (Bosun)Persier
Heyninck, Jozef, Merchant NavyFireman and TrimmerPersier +
Jacobs, Jan, Merchant NavyFireman and TrimmerPersier
Janssens, Theofiel, Merchant NavyFireman and TrimmerPersier
Jonckheere, André, Merchant NavyAssistant CookLeopoldville, Persier
Kiekens, Jan, Merchant NavySecond Cook and BakerLeopoldville, Persier
Kloeck, Pieter, Merchant NavyThird Engineer OfficerLeopoldville, Persier +
Labaye, Joseph, Merchant NavyDEMS gunnerPersier
Lardinoy, François, Merchant NavyChief OfficerLeopoldville, Persier
Laroye, Guy, Merchant NavySecond OfficerPersier
Mathieu, Emile S., Merchant NavyMasterKasongo, Persier
Mathysen, John, Merchant NavyChief Engineer OfficerPersier
McColl, James, RNDEMS gunnerPersier
Mommen, Gérard, Merchant NavyDonkeymanPersier
Neyts, Constant, Merchant NavyAble SeamanPersier
Phillips, John Uren, RN25Convoy SignalmanPersier +
Poppe, Frans, Merchant NavyFireman and TrimmerElisabeth van Belgie, Persier +
Rogiers, Maria, Merchant NavyStewardessLeopoldville, Persier +
Rousseau, François, Merchant NavyDEMS gunnerPersier
Scheers, Julien, Merchant NavyDonkeymanMercier, Bruxelles, Persier
Sere, Jan, Merchant NavyFireman and TrimmerPersier +
Sottieaux, René, Merchant NavySecond StewardLeopoldville, Persier +
Tayenne, Jules, Merchant NavyDEMS gunnerPersier +
Taylor, Ernest, RNConvoy SignalmanPersier
Van Arkkels, Jozef, Merchant NavyAssistant CookLeopoldville, Persier +
Van Cleemput, Jozef, Merchant NavyAble SeamanPersier
Van De Parre, Henri, Merchant NavyAble SeamanPersier
Van Goey, René, Merchant NavyAssistant StewardLeopoldville, Persier +
Van Iseghem, Dominique, Merchant NavyAssistant StewardLeopoldville, Persier +
Van Langendonck, L., Merchant NavyFireman and TrimmerPersier +
Vanbegin, Pieter, Merchant NavyAble SeamanPersier
Vanderhaegen, Louise, Merchant NavyNurseLeopoldville, Persier +
Verboven, Victor, Merchant NavyDEMS gunnerPersier
Vereecken, René, Merchant NavyFireman and TrimmerPersier +
Vilain, Joseph, Merchant NavyAble SeamanLeopoldville, Persier
Wood, Edmund, RNR48Convoy Commodore (Commander)Persier +
Wuyts, Louis, Merchant NavyFirst Radio OfficerLeopoldville, Persier +
Yvens, Edmond, Merchant NavyAble SeamanPersier

62 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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