HMS Southern Flower
British A/S trawler
|Name||HMS Southern Flower|
|Completed||1928 - Smith´s Dock Co Ltd, South Bank, Middlesbrough|
|Date of attack||3 Mar 1945||Nationality: British|
|Fate||Sunk by U-1022 (Hans-Joachim Ernst)|
|Position||64° 05'N, 23° 15'W - Grid AE 4758|
|Complement||? men (? dead and ? survivors).|
|History||In April 1940, the whaler Southern Flower of The South Georgia Co Ltd (Chr. Salvesen & Co), Stanley was requisitioned by the Admiralty and converted to an A/S trawler. |
|Notes on event|
On 3 March 1945, HMS Southern Flower was torpedoed and sunk by U-1022 off Reykjavik, Iceland.
|On board||We have details of 25 people who were on board.|
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