HMS Mounsey (K 569)
|Name||HMS Mounsey (K 569)|
|Completed||1943 - Boston Navy Yard, Boston MA|
|Date of attack||2 Nov 1944||Nationality: British|
|Fate||Damaged by U-295 (Günter Wieboldt)|
|Position||69° 20'N, 36° 44'E - Grid AC 8959|
|Complement||? men (10 dead and ? survivors).|
|Route||Murmansk - UK|
|History||Laid down as unnamed destroyer escort (DE 524) of the Evarts-class for the US Navy, completed in December 1943 as frigate HMS Mounsey (K 569) for the Royal Navy.|
|Notes on event|
On 2 Nov 1944, HMS Mounsey (K 569) (Lt F.A.J. Andrew, RN) was damaged by a Gnat from U-295 while escorting convoy RA-61 and had to return to Kola Inlet.
|On board||We have details of 15 people who were on board.|
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