Ships hit by U-boats

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Prins Willem II

Dutch steam merchant

Photo courtesy of Albert Heino Collection

This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the Dutch steam merchant Prins Willem II.

Aboard Prins Willem II when hit on 9 Apr 1941

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NameAgeRankServed on
DutchBakker, Thomas, Merchant Navy22Ordinary SeamanAlwaki, Prins Willem II
DutchBeijeren Bergen En Henegouwen, Johannes G. van, Merchant Navy19Assistant EngineerPrins Willem II
DutchBlok, Adrianus Simon, Merchant Navy19Able SeamanPrins Willem II
DutchBurrink, Johannes Cornelis, Merchant Navy45Chief Engineer OfficerPrins Willem II
DutchButler, Julius G., Merchant Navy26FiremanPrins Willem II
DutchDam, Kornelis Jozias van, Merchant Navy36StewardPrins Willem II
CanadianDesaulniers, Albert, Merchant Navy37FiremanPrins Willem II +
DutchDijkhuizen, Jan Bernardus, Merchant Navy29Second OfficerPrins Willem II, Yselhaven
DutchDrop, Martinus, Merchant Navy18TrimmerPrins Willem II, Paulus Potter
DutchEijk, Christiaan Anthony van der, Merchant Navy47MasterPrins Willem II
DutchEmmerik, Johannes Hendricus van, Merchant Navy34Second OfficerPrins Willem II, Amsterdam
BritishHenderson, Charles, Merchant NavyOrdinary SeamanPrins Willem II
DutchHolst, Jacob van der, Merchant Navy37GreaserPrins Willem II
DutchKempen, Antonius van, Merchant Navy19Ordinary SeamanPrins Willem II
DutchLuytze, Jan, Merchant Navy41Second Engineer OfficerPrins Willem II
DutchMoerman, Marie, Merchant Navy22Third Engineer OfficerPrins Willem II
CanadianPatanaude, J.J., Merchant NavyFiremanPrins Willem II
DutchPot, Cornelis van der, Merchant Navy37Boatswain (Bosun)Prins Willem II +
BritishSantos, R. dos, Merchant NavyTrimmerPrins Willem II
DutchSusenaar, John Henry Cornelis, Merchant Navy60DonkeymanPrins Willem II
DutchVegt, Dominicus van der, Merchant Navy28Able SeamanPrins Willem II +
BritishVieira, Vincent, Merchant NavyMess Room StewardPrins Willem II
DutchVlas, Feike, Merchant Navy39Chief OfficerPrins Willem II
DutchWielen, Johannes Arnoldus van der, Merchant Navy31CookPrins Willem II
BritishWilkenson, V., Merchant NavyAble SeamanPrins Willem II

25 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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