Norwegian Steam merchant
|Completed||1915 - AG Neptun Schiffswerft und Maschinenfabrik, Rostock|
|Owner||Det Bergenske Dampskibsselskap A/S, Bergen|
|Date of attack||11 Mar 1943||Nationality: Norwegian|
|Fate||Sunk by U-86 (Walter Schug)|
|Position||52° 05'N, 27° 35'W - Grid AK 9793|
|Complement||58 (35 dead and 23 survivors).|
|Route||St. John - Halifax - Newport|
|Cargo||5330 tons of general cargo, a large amount of carbide and 670 tons of ammunition|
|History||Launched as German Mulhausen, completed as Lennep 1920 sold to Norway and renamed Brant County |
|Notes on event|
At 05.03 hours on 11 March 1943, U-86 attacked with FAT torpedoes on the starboard side of convoy HX-228 and claimed to have sunk a tanker and an ammunition ship, which exploded.
|On board||We have details of 58 people who were on board.|
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