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Diehl, Johan Valentin.

Captain johan Valentin Diehl

Captain johan Valentin Diehl

Captain Diehl was master from 1957 to 1980.


  1. “Jan” Diehl was my uncle. Married my mother’s sister, Rene, nee Barnard.

  2. Johan Valentin DIEHL ‧ c.1918-1992 mei 26 Gouda

    • Captain Albert

      April 14, 2021 at 7:38 pm

      Thank you. I am working on the biography of Captain Diehl but I am still missing several years of his sailing career as the company records are incomplete, and digging through the newspapers takes a lot of time. also I still have very little information about his private life and family.

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