Ships hit by U-boats


Lady Glanely

British Motor merchant


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NameLady Glanely
Type:Motor merchant
Tonnage5,497 tons
Completed1938 - William Doxford & Sons Ltd, Sunderland 
OwnerW.J. Tatem Ltd, Cardiff 
HomeportCardiff 
Date of attack2 Dec 1940Nationality:      British
 
FateSunk by U-101 (Ernst Mengersen)
Position55° 00'N, 20° 00'W - Grid AL 6571
Complement33 (33 dead - no survivors)
ConvoyHX-90
RouteVancouver, BC - Panama - Bermuda - London 
Cargo2000 tons of wheat and 6125 tons of lumber 
History Completed in April 1938 
Notes on event

At 05.07 hours on 2 Dec 1940 the Lady Glanely (Master Alexander Hughson) in convoy HX-90 was torpedoed and sunk by U-101 about 410 miles west of Bloody Foreland. The master, 32 crew members and one gunner were lost.

 
On boardWe have details of 33 people who were on board

Location of attack on Lady Glanely.

ship sunk.


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