Soviet Patrol craft (A/S)
|Type:||Patrol craft (A/S) (MO-3 class)|
|Completed||1935 - Zavod No 5 (NKVD), Leningrad|
|Date of attack||31 Oct 1943||Nationality: Soviet|
|Fate||Sunk by U-24 (Klaus Petersen)|
|Position||43° 15'N, 40° 10'E - Grid CL 9447|
|Complement||? men (? dead and ? survivors).|
|History||Completed as border guard patrol vessel PK-76 and used by the NKVD in Azerbaijan. On 22 June 1941 taken over by the Soviet Navy and assigned to the Caspian Fleet. In October 1943 transported by rail from Baku to Poti and assigned to the Black Sea Fleet as SKA-088. |
|Notes on event|
At 16.37 hours on 31 October 1943, U-24 fired one torpedo and observed a hit on a patrol craft or coastal minesweeper after a running time of 28 seconds. SKA-088 was lost 60 cables south of Gagra.
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