Ships hit by U-boats

HMS LCT-2284

British Landing craft

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NameHMS LCT-2284
Type:Landing craft (LCT Mk.V)
Tonnage291 tons
Completed1942 - Missouri Valley Bridge & Iron Co, Leavenworth KS 
OwnerThe Admiralty 
Date of attack29 Oct 1942Nationality:      British
FateSunk by U-624 (Ulrich Graf von Soden-Fraunhofen)
Position54° 40'N, 29° 00'W - Grid AL 5441
Complement? men (? dead and ? survivors).
History Completed in September 1942 as USS LCT-284 for US Navy and lend-leased to Royal Navy as HMS LCT-2284
Notes on event

The HMS LCT-2284 was on transfer from the USA to the UK aboard the Kosmos II and was lost on 29 Oct 1942, when this ship from convoy HX-212 was sunk by U-624.


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Media links

U-Boat Attack Logs

Daniel Morgan and Bruce Taylor
(£ 38.25)

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