Ships hit by U-boats in WWII

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Cameronia


Name:Cameronia
Type:Troop transport
Tonnage:16.297 tons (one of the largest ships sunk).
Date:22 Dec 1942Nationality:      British
 
U-boat:U-565
Notes: At 06.34 hours on 22 December, the ship was damaged by a torpedo from a German Ju88 aircraft (III./KG 26) in convoy KMF-5 and not by the attack of U-565 at 01.24 hours on 21 December. The U-boat apparently missed the intended target, later heard a torpedo detonation and claimed a hit that is not confirmed by Allied sources. 


This vessel was removed from our ships attacked databases after reviving the data more closely.

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