Ships hit by U-boats

Crew lists from ships hit by U-boats


Dutch steam 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 steam merchant Grootekerk.

Aboard Grootekerk when hit on 24 Feb 1941

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

NameAgeRankServed on
ChineseAh Soo, , Merchant NavyCookGrootekerk +
BritishBeckley, T., CivilianPassengerGrootekerk +
DutchBijkerk, Roelof, Merchant Navy42Second OfficerGrootekerk +
DutchBoesberg, Paulus Cornelis, Merchant Navy20Assistant EngineerGrootekerk +
BritishBrown, F.R., CivilianPassengerGrootekerk +
DutchBurger, Jacob Hendricus, Merchant Navy19Fourth OfficerGrootekerk +
BritishBurr, F.W.M., Civilian57PassengerGrootekerk +
ChineseChan Ah Kwo, , Merchant NavyQuartermasterGrootekerk +
ChineseChay Yan Kooi, , Merchant NavyStorekeeperGrootekerk +
ChineseChen Ta Fu, , Merchant NavyBoyGrootekerk +
ChineseChin Wen, , Merchant NavyCookGrootekerk +
ChineseChung Ah Keng, , Merchant NavyQuartermasterGrootekerk +
ChineseChwee Peck, , Merchant NavyStorekeeperGrootekerk +
BritishCockerell, S.H.G., CivilianPassengerGrootekerk +
DutchDijk, Hendrik Cornelis van, Merchant Navy36Second Engineer OfficerGrootekerk +
DutchEngelbrecht, Johannes Cornelis, Merchant Navy31Able Seaman/GunnerGrootekerk +
ChineseHang Ah Wan, , Merchant NavyBoyGrootekerk +
DutchHendricks, Richard Alphonse Marie, Merchant Navy44Chief StewardGrootekerk +
ChineseHo Chay, , Merchant NavyFiremanGrootekerk +
ChineseHo Khoon Yeen, , Merchant NavyBoyGrootekerk +
ChineseHo Kow, , Merchant NavyFiremanGrootekerk +
DutchHoogeveen, Pieter, Merchant Navy26Able Seaman/GunnerGrootekerk +
BritishHurrell, F.J., CivilianPassengerGrootekerk +
BritishIrvine, R., CivilianPassengerGrootekerk +
BritishJeff, R.H.A., Civilian61PassengerGrootekerk +
ChineseKing Ah Shu, , Merchant NavyQuartermasterGrootekerk +
DutchKoert, Cornelis Wilhelmus, Merchant Navy30Radio OperatorGrootekerk +
DutchKok, Pons de, Merchant Navy21Assistant EngineerGrootekerk +
DutchKoning, George Louis André, Merchant Navy46Chief Engineer OfficerGrootekerk +
DutchKuiken, Markus Thijs, Merchant Navy24Assistant EngineerGrootekerk +
DutchKurvers, Theodorus Arnoldus, Merchant Navy24Third OfficerGrootekerk +
ChineseLang Ling, , Merchant NavyFiremanGrootekerk +
ChineseLee Poh, , Merchant NavyFiremanGrootekerk +
ChineseLee Yong Seng, , Merchant NavyAble SeamanGrootekerk +
ChineseLing Ah Tay, , Merchant NavyBoatswain (Bosun)Grootekerk +
BritishMacDonald, Edward Robert Lee, RNVR23Passenger (Electrical Sub-Lieutenant)Grootekerk +
BritishMayhew, H.J., CivilianPassengerGrootekerk +
ChineseMew Cheng Kwi, , Merchant NavyBoyGrootekerk +
DutchNet, Willem Johannes, Merchant Navy31Third Engineer OfficerGrootekerk +
BritishNottingham, J.A., CivilianPassengerGrootekerk +
ChineseOang Heng, , Merchant NavyFiremanGrootekerk +
ChinesePang Ah Book, , Merchant NavyAble SeamanGrootekerk +
DutchPutte, Willem van der, Merchant Navy42Chief OfficerGrootekerk +
BritishSeale, Enid Gardner, Civilian40PassengerGrootekerk +
BritishSeale, Frederick Percival Dreweatt, Civilian48PassengerGrootekerk +
BritishSeale, Judith Bayntun, Civilian1PassengerGrootekerk +
ChineseSeok Tiew Hee, , Merchant NavyCarpenterGrootekerk +
ChineseSlew Fatt, , Merchant NavyCookGrootekerk +
DutchStaveren, Nicolaas Jacobus van, Merchant Navy28Third Engineer OfficerGrootekerk +
ChineseTan Tian Teck, , Merchant NavyChief CookGrootekerk +
ChineseTang Ah Kok, , Merchant NavyBoyGrootekerk +
ChineseTing Ah Ging, , Merchant NavyAble SeamanGrootekerk +
ChineseTing Ah Seck, , Merchant NavyAble SeamanGrootekerk +
ChineseTing Chew Kwang, , Merchant NavyQuartermasterGrootekerk +
DutchTrijssenaar, Theodorus Andries, Merchant Navy21Fourth OfficerGrootekerk +
DutchVeen, Barend Albert, Merchant Navy43MasterGrootekerk +
DutchWaalewijn, Johan Eduard, Merchant Navy22Fourth OfficerGrootekerk +
ChineseWong Ah Hee, , Merchant NavyCookGrootekerk +
ChineseWong Ah Moy, , Merchant NavyAble SeamanGrootekerk +
ChineseWong Fat, , Merchant NavyFiremanGrootekerk +
ChineseWong How, , Merchant NavyFiremanGrootekerk +
ChineseWong Soy, , Merchant NavyFiremanGrootekerk +
ChineseYap Yong Suan, , Merchant NavySecond StewardGrootekerk +
ChineseYee Yain, , Merchant NavyBoyGrootekerk +
ChineseYip Tay Noy, , Merchant NavyFiremanGrootekerk +

65 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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