British Motor merchant
|Completed||1938 - J. Koster Hzn, Scheepswerf Gideon, Groningen|
|Owner||T.J. Metcalf, London|
|Date of attack||1 Feb 1940||Nationality: British|
|Fate||Sunk by U-59 (Harald Jürst)|
|Position||52° 33'N, 2° 15'E - Grid AN 8418|
|Complement||9 (9 dead - no survivors)|
|Route||Immingham (1 Feb) - London|
|History||Completed in September 1938 |
|Notes on event|
At 20.44 hours on 1 Feb 1940 the unescorted Ellen M. (Master Kenneth Mann) was hit in the foreship by one G7e torpedo from U-59 and sank in a few minutes northeast of Lowestoft. The master, six crew members and two gunners were lost.
|On board||We have details of 9 people who were on board.|
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