Ships hit by U-boats


SKA-088

Soviet Patrol craft (A/S)


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NameSKA-088
Type:Patrol craft (A/S) (MO-3 class)
Tonnage56 tons
Completed1935 - Zavod No 5 (NKVD), Leningrad 
OwnerSoviet Navy 
Homeport 
Date of attack31 Oct 1943Nationality:      Soviet
 
FateSunk by U-24 (Klaus Petersen)
Position43° 15'N, 40° 10'E - Grid CL 9447
Complement? men (? dead and ? survivors).
Convoy
Route 
Cargo 
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.

 

Location of attack on SKA-088.

ship sunk.


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U-Boat Attack Logs

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