Ships hit by U-boats


HMS LCI(L)-99

British Landing craft


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NameHMS LCI(L)-99
Type:Landing craft (LCI(L)-1)
Tonnage246 tons
Completed1942 - Bethlehem-Hingham Shipyards Inc, Hingham MA 
OwnerThe Admiralty 
Homeport 
Date of attack14 Aug 1944Nationality:      British
 
FateSunk by U-667 (Karl-Heinz Lange)
Position50.56N, 04.47W - Grid AM 98
Complement? men (9 dead and ? survivors).
ConvoyEBC-72
RouteBarry (14 Aug) - Falmouth 
Cargo 
History Completed in November 1942 for US Navy and lend-leased to Royal Navy. 
Notes on event

At 17.00 hours on 14 Aug, 1944, U-667 attacked the convoy EBC-72 about 11 miles southwest of Hartland Point, damaged USS LST-921 and sank HMS LCI(L)-99.

 
On boardWe have details of 9 people who were on board

Location of attack on HMS LCI(L)-99.

ship sunk.


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U-Boat Attack Logs

Daniel Morgan and Bruce Taylor

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