Allied Warships

HNMS Soemba (T 199)

Sloop of the Flores class

NavyThe Royal Dutch Navy
PennantT 199 
Built byFeijenoord (Schiedam, Holland) 
Laid down24 Dec 1924 
Launched24 Aug 1925 
Commissioned12 Apr 1926 
End service 

Sold to be broken up for scrap in June/July 1985.

For more information on the wartime service of HrMs Soemba see this website (offsite link).


Commands listed for HNMS Soemba (T 199)

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1kapitein-luitenant ter zee (Cdr.) Johan Christiaan Cornelis, RNN25 Apr 194017 Jan 1941
2luitenant ter zee 1e klasse (Lt.Cdr.) Prof. Petrus Johannes Gerrit Huijer, RNN17 Jan 194125 Apr 1943
3kapitein-luitenant ter zee (Cdr.) Joseph Johan Matthijs Sterkenberg, RNN25 Apr 19435 Aug 1943 (+)
4luitenant ter zee 1e klasse (Lt.Cdr.) Anthonie van Miert, RNN5 Aug 1943Sep 1943
5luitenant ter zee 1e klasse (Lt.Cdr.) Pieter Atzo de Boer, RNN1 Sep 194328 Oct 1943
6luitenant ter zee 1e klasse (Lt.Cdr.) Henri Herman Laurens Pröpper, RNN28 Oct 194326 Aug 1944
7luitenant ter zee 1e klasse (Lt.Cdr.) Theodoor Brunsting, RNN26 Aug 194422 Oct 1944
8luitenant ter zee 1e klasse (Lt.Cdr.) Sako Lambertus de Jong, RNN22 Oct 19446 Aug 1945
9luitenant ter zee 2e klasse (Lt.) Hendrik Anthonius van Oorde, RNN6 Aug 194519 Aug 1945
10luitenant ter zee 1e klasse (Lt.Cdr.) Jacobus Johannes Hogendoorn, RNN19 Aug 194521 Dec 1946

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