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Douwe Jacob de Vries

Merchant Navy. Dutch

Born  14 Jul 1919Finsterwolde

Roster information listed for Douwe Jacob de Vries

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
BennekomSteam merchantAssistant Engineer31 Oct 1941U-96
SurinameSteam merchantAssistant Engineer13 Sep 1942U-558

Personal information

He was picked up by HMS Lulworth after the sinking of Bennekom and landed at Bathurst on 20 November 1941. All survivors were taken to Freetown aboard the depot ship HMS Alca and Alderamin and eventually returned to the UK aboard Volendam, arriving in Avonmouth on 21 December 1941.

Crew list for Ships hit by U-boats