Ships hit by U-boats


Mahrous

Syrian Sailing ship


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NameMahrous
Type:Sailing ship
Tonnage18 tons
Completed 
Owner 
Homeport 
Date of attack20 Oct 1942Nationality:      Syrian
 
FateSunk by U-77 (Otto Hartmann)
Position34° 21'N, 35° 06'E - Grid CP 5365
Complement? men (0 dead and ? survivors).
Convoy
RouteHaifa - Famagusta, Cyprus 
Cargo 
History  
Notes on event

At 22.35 hours on 20 October 1942 the Mahrous was sunk by U-77 with eight rounds from the deck gun about 30 miles west of Chekka, Lebanon. The crew had abandoned ship in a boat and landed at Tripoli in the evening on 21 October.

 

Location of attack on Mahrous.

ship sunk.


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