Ships hit by U-boats


British Steam trawler

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Type:Steam trawler
Tonnage258 tons
Completed1917 - Cook, Welton & Gemmell Ltd, Beverley 
OwnerG.F. Sleight, Grimsby 
Date of attack28 Dec 1939Nationality:      British
FateSunk by U-15 (Heinz Buchholz)
Position - Grid AN 5856
Complement? men (0 dead and ? survivors).
RouteGrimsby - Fishing grounds 
History Completed in October 1917 for G.F. Sleight, Grimsby (GY 1103). 
Notes on event

On 28 Dec 1939 the Resercho (Master A. Darewood) struck a mine laid on 5 September by U-15 and sank about 6 miles southeast by east from Flamborough Head.


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