Ships hit by U-boats


Kharouf

Palestinian Sailing ship


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NameKharouf
Type:Sailing ship
Tonnage158 tons
Completed 
Owner 
Homeport 
Date of attack10 Aug 1942Nationality:      Palestinian
 
FateSunk by U-77 (Heinrich Schonder)
PositionGrid CP 5637
Complement? men (0 dead and ? survivors).
Convoy
RouteBeirut - Saida 
Cargo 
History  
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 Kharouf was sunk at 01.20 hours on 10 Aug, 1942.

 


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