British Motor merchant
|Completed||1937 - Ardrossan Dockyard & Shipbuilding Co Ltd, Ardrossan|
|Owner||Coast Lines Ltd, Liverpool|
|Date of attack||28 Feb 1945||Nationality: British|
|Fate||Sunk by U-1302 (Wolfgang Herwartz)|
|Position||51.58N, 05.25W - Grid AM 9811|
|Complement||13 (7 dead and 6 survivors).|
|Route||Cardiff - Liverpool|
|History||Completed in November 1937 |
|Notes on event|
On 28 Feb, 1945, the Norfolk Coast (Master Thomas Humphreys) was torpedoed and sunk by U-1302 southwest of Strumble Head. Six crew members and one gunner were lost. The master, four crew members and one gunner were picked up by HMCS Moosejaw (K 164) (T/Lt A. Harvey, RCNR) and landed at Fishguard.
|On board||We have details of 8 people who were on board.|
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