Crew list of Ships hit by U-boats

Jozef Coppens

Merchant Navy. Belgian

Born   1904

Roster information listed for Jozef Coppens

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
GandiaSteam merchantFireman and Trimmer22 Jan 1942U-135 (1)
BruxellesSteam merchantFireman9 Jun 1942U-502 (1)
President FrancquiMotor tankerGreaser28 Dec 1942U-225 (1)

Personal information

He survived the sinking of Gandia and was rescued by USS Bernadou.


  1. “De Belgische Koopvaardij in de Tweede Wereldoorlog” by Roger Machielsen

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Crew list for Ships hit by U-boats