Ships hit by U-boats

HMS Ellesmere (FY 204)

British A/S trawler

NameHMS Ellesmere (FY 204)
Type:A/S trawler (Lake)
Tonnage580 tons
Completed1939 - Smith´s Dock Co Ltd, South Bank, Middlesbrough 
OwnerThe Admiralty 
Date of attack24 Feb 1945Nationality:      British
FateSunk by U-1203 (Sigurd Seeger)
Position49° 04'N, 5° 31'W - Grid BF 2811
Complement? men (? dead and ? survivors).
History Built as Norwegian whaler Kos XXIV for Anders Jahre, Sandefjord. Launched on 17 Jun 1939.
1939 requisitioned by Royal Navy and converted to A/S trawler HMS Ellesmere (FY 204) 
Notes on event

On boardWe have details of 37 people who were on board

Location of attack on HMS Ellesmere (FY 204).

ship sunk.

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