Egyptian Sailing ship
|Date of attack||6 Aug 1942||Nationality: Egyptian|
|Fate||Sunk by U-77 (Heinrich Schonder)|
|Position||- Grid CP 2698|
|Complement||? men (? dead and ? survivors).|
|Route||Cyprus - Lattakia|
|Notes on event|
U-77 reported that she had sunk eight sailing vessels with gunfire between 22 July and 16 August 1942. Six of these vessels were Vassiliki, Toufic El Rahman, St. Simon, Ezzet, Kharouf and Daniel. The Adnan was only damaged and a unidentified sailing vessel was sunk on 7 August.
The Ezzet was sunk at 07.06 hours on 6 Aug 1942.
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