Ships hit by U-boats


Nisr

Egyptian Sailing ship


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NameNisr
Type:Sailing ship
Tonnage80 tons
Completed 
Owner 
Homeport 
Date of attack25 Jun 1943Nationality:      Egyptian
 
FateSunk by U-81 (Johann-Otto Krieg)
PositionGrid CP 8232
Complement? men (0 dead and ? survivors).
Convoy
Routeto Jaffa 
Cargofoodstuffs 
History  
Notes on event

At 10.30 hours on 25 Jun, 1943, the Nisr (approx. 80 tons) was sunk by U-81 with 12 rounds from the deck gun about 15 miles from coast between Gaza and Jaffa. The vessel had been stopped by a shot across the bow and the crew abandoned ship.

 


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