Ships hit by U-boats


Himli

Lebanese Sailing ship


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NameHimli
Type:Sailing ship
Tonnage67 tons
Completed 
Owner 
Homeport 
Date of attack1 Feb 1944Nationality:      Lebanese
 
FateSunk by U-453 (Dierk L├╝hrs)
Position - Grid CP 2696
Complement? men (0 dead and ? survivors).
Convoy
RouteTurkey - Haifa 
Cargo 
History  
Notes on event

On 1 and 2 Feb 1944, U-453 rammed and sank four sailing vessels (Agia Paraskevi, Salem, Himli and Yahiya) in the Eastern Mediterranean.

At 23.55 hours on 1 February, the Himli was rammed and sunk by U-453 8 miles off Soueidie.

 


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