Violando N. Goulandris
Greek Steam merchant
|Name||Violando N. Goulandris|
|Completed||1919 - NV Rotterdamsche Droogdok Mij, Rotterdam|
|Owner||Goulandris Bros, Piræus|
|Date of attack||11 Jun 1940||Nationality: Greek|
|Fate||Sunk by U-48 (Hans Rudolf Rösing)|
|Position||44.04N, 12.30W - Grid BE 9397|
|Complement||28 (6 dead and 22 survivors).|
|Route||Santa Fe - Waterford|
|History||Laid down as Delfshaven, completed as Walcheren, 1932 renamed Violando N. Goulandris |
|Notes on event|
At 01.10 hours on 11 Jun, 1940, the unescorted Violando N. Goulandris was hit aft by one torpedo from U-48 west-northwest of Cape Finisterre and sank by the stern after 15 minutes.
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