Fatouh el Kher
Egyptian Sailing ship
|Name||Fatouh el Kher|
|Date of attack||16 Apr 1942||Nationality: Egyptian|
|Fate||Sunk by U-81 (Friedrich Guggenberger)|
|Position||Grid CP 5638|
|Complement||? men (? dead and ? survivors).|
|Notes on event|
At 22.50 hours on 16 Apr, 1942, U-81 shelled and sank three sailing vessels off Palestine. Two of the vessels were Bab el Farag and Fatouh el Kher, the third could not be identified.
* Estimated position shown here is based on positions of losses in a roughly the same German grid code. It may be a bit off but should give a good idea as to where the attack took place.
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