Canadian Steam merchant
|Completed||1929 - Barclay, Curle & Co, Whiteinch, Glasgow|
|Owner||Paterson Steamships Ltd, Fort William, Ontario|
|Date of attack||14 Mar 1942||Nationality: Canadian|
|Fate||Sunk by U-161 (Albrecht Achilles)|
|Position||15.45N, 65.00W - Grid ED 8318|
|Complement||21 (21 dead - no survivors)|
|Route||Georgetown, British Guiana (9 Mar) - Trinidad (12 Mar) - St. Thomas, Virgin Islands|
Completed in March 1929
|Notes on event|
At 02.30 hours on 14 Mar, 1942, the unescorted Sarniadoc (Master William Allen Darling) was hit near the stack by one torpedo from U-161 about 200 miles west of Guadeloupe and sank in 30 seconds after the boiler exploded. The master and 20 crew members were lost.
|On board||We have details of 21 people who were on board.|
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