Ships hit by U-boats


El Saadiah

Egyptian Sailing ship


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NameEl Saadiah
Type:Sailing ship
Tonnage122 tons
Completed 
Owner 
Homeport 
Date of attack22 Apr 1942Nationality:      Egyptian
 
FateSunk by U-81 (Friedrich Guggenberger)
Position33° 15'N, 34° 56'E - Grid CP 5688
Complement? men (? dead and ? survivors).
Convoy
Route 
Cargo 
History  
Notes on event

At 04.45 hours on 22 April 1942 U-81 shelled and sank two sailing vessels about 15 miles west of Ras Nakoura, Lebanon. One of them was the El Saadiah and the other could not be identified.

 

Location of attack on El Saadiah.

ship sunk.


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