Egyptian Sailing ship
|Date of attack||25 Jun 1943||Nationality: Egyptian|
|Fate||Sunk by U-81 (Johann-Otto Krieg)|
|Position||Grid CP 8232|
|Complement||? men (0 dead and ? survivors).|
|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.
* Estimated position shown here is based on positions of losses in a roughly the same German grid code. It may be a bit off but should give a good idea as to where the attack took place.
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