British Landing craft
|Type:||Landing craft (LCT Mk.IV)|
|Date of attack||25 Aug 1944||Nationality: British|
|Fate||Sunk by U-764 (Hanskurt von Bremen)|
|Position||49.50N, 00.45W - Grid BF 3617|
|Complement||14 officers and men (10 dead and 4 survivors).|
|Route||England - Omaha Beach, Normandy|
|Notes on event|
At 07.05 hours on 25 Aug, 1944, U-764 fired two Gnats at a convoy of landing vessels and heard a detonation after 2 minutes 41 seconds. Ten minutes later rescue boats were seen. The British landing craft HMS LCT-1074 was lost in this attack.
|On board||We have details of 10 people who were on board.|
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