Ships hit by U-boats


Lillian

British Sailing ship


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NameLillian
Type:Sailing ship
Tonnage80 tons
Completed 
Owner 
Homeport 
Date of attack3 Jun 1942Nationality:      British
 
FateSunk by U-156 (Werner Hartenstein)
Position12.25N, 59.30W - Grid EE 7172
Complement25 (3 dead and 22 survivors).
Convoy
RouteJamaica - Trinidad 
Cargopassengers and rum 
History  
Notes on event

At 09.26 hours on 3 Jun, 1942, the schooner Lillian was stopped by U-156 and was sunk with 52 rounds of 37mm and 270 rounds of 20mm gunfire after the crew had abandoned ship.

 

Location of attack on Lillian.

ship sunk.


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