Palestinian Sailing ship
|Date of attack||9 Jun 1942||Nationality: Palestinian|
|Fate||Sunk by U-83 (Hans-Werner Kraus)|
|Position||Grid CP 5639|
|Complement||? men (0 dead and ? survivors).|
|Route||Mersia - Beirut - Haifa|
|Notes on event|
At 11.15 hours on 9 Jun, 1942, the Typhoon was shelled by U-83, caught fire and sank by the bow 4 miles southwest of Sidon.
* 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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