Ships hit by U-boats


Hefz el Rahman

Egyptian Sailing ship


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NameHefz el Rahman
Type:Sailing ship
Tonnage90 tons
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Homeport 
Date of attack19 Apr 1942Nationality:      Egyptian
 
FateSunk by U-81 (Friedrich Guggenberger)
Position - Grid CP 5639
Complement? men (? dead and ? survivors).
Convoy
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History  
Notes on event

At 22.00 hours on 19 April 1942 the sailing vessel Hefz el Rahman was rammed and sunk by U-81 off Palestine.
At 16.51 hours on 20 April, the U-boat reported an unidentified sailing vessel of 80 tons sunk by gunfire in grid CP 5631.

 


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