Pieter Willemsz. Verhoeff
Verhoeff was in the service of the Dutch East India Company. In 1601, he was involved in the Siege of Ostend. During the Battle of Gibraltar in 1607, he was flag officer of the flagship Aeolus commanded by of Vice-Admiral Jacob van Heemskerk.
He died during an expedition to Banda, where he and many of his crew were ambushed and killed.
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