Ships hit by U-boats


Omar el Kattab

Syrian Sailing ship


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NameOmar el Kattab
Type:Sailing ship
Tonnage38 tons
Completed 
Owner 
Homeport 
Date of attack25 Jan 1943Nationality:      Syrian
 
FateSunk by U-431 (Dietrich Schöneboom)
PositionGrid CP 2927
Complement? men (? dead and ? survivors).
Convoy
RouteCyprus - Haifa 
Cargo 
History  
Notes on event

At 18.36 hours on 25 Jan, 1943, the Omar el Kattab was rammed and sunk by U-431 east of Cyprus.

 


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