British Steam merchant
|Completed||1920 - Goole Shipbuilding & Repairing Co Ltd, Goole|
|Owner||Ellerman´s Wilson Line Ltd, Hull|
|Date of attack||8 Mar 1943||Nationality: British|
|Fate||Sunk by U-633 (Bernhard Müller)|
|Position||58.08N, 32.20W - Grid AK 2731|
|Complement||45 (10 dead and 35 survivors).|
|Route||St. Kitts - New York (23 Feb) - Greenock|
|Cargo||4242 tons of sugar and 24 tons of cotton and mail|
|History||Completed in December 1920 |
|Notes on event|
At 08.55 hours on 8 Mar, 1943, the Guido (Master George Mussared) was torpedoed and sunk by U-633 about 450 miles east-southeast of Cape Farewell. The vessel was a romper 10 miles off the starboard bow of the convoy SC-121. Eight crew members and two gunners were lost. The master, 28 crew members and six gunners were picked up by USCGC Spencer (WPG 36) and landed at Londonderry.
|On board||We have details of 12 people who were on board.|
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