British Landing craft
|Type:||Landing craft (LCER)|
|Date of attack||4 Jul 1943||Nationality: British|
|Fate||Sunk by U-409 (Hanns-Ferdinand Massmann)|
|Position||36° 44'N, 1° 25'E - Grid CH 84|
|Complement||? men (? dead and ? survivors).|
|Notes on event|
HMS LCE-14 was on transfer from the UK to the Mediterranean aboard the City of Venice to be used in Operation Husky, the invasion of Sicily, but was lost on 4 July 1943, when this ship was sunk by U-409 in convoy KMS-18B.
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