KT-807 (No 42)
Soviet Coastal minesweeper
|Name||KT-807 (No 42)|
|Date of attack||30 Jul 1944||Nationality: Soviet|
|Fate||Sunk by U-481 (Klaus Andersen)|
|Position||Grid AO 3666|
|Complement||? men (? dead and ? survivors).|
|Notes on event|
At 17.36 hours on 30 Jul, 1944, U-481 fired a Gnat at group of coastal minesweepers in the Narva Bay and observed a hit after 35 seconds and saw the KT-804 (No 35) sink. At 17.40 hours, a second Gnat was fired, which detonated after 1 minutes 55 seconds. Andersen could not observe the sinking of the KT-807 (No 42), but he saw how the damaged KT-806 was towed away. The U-boat later found wreckage at the site.
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