Ships hit by U-boats


British Landing craft

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NameHMS LCI(L)-99
Type:Landing craft (LCI(L)-1)
Tonnage246 tons
Completed1942 - Bethlehem-Hingham Shipyards Inc, Hingham MA 
OwnerThe Admiralty 
Date of attack14 Aug 1944Nationality:      British
FateSunk by U-667 (Karl-Heinz Lange)
Position50° 56'N, 4° 47'W - Grid AM 98
Complement? men (9 dead and ? survivors).
RouteBarry (14 Aug) - Falmouth 
History Completed in November 1942 for US Navy and lend-leased to Royal Navy. 
Notes on event

At 17.00 hours on 14 Aug 1944, U-667 attacked convoy EBC-72 about 11 miles southwest of Hartland Point, damaged USS LST-921 and sank HMS LCI(L)-99.

On boardWe have details of 9 people who were on board

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Media links

U-Boat Attack Logs

Daniel Morgan and Bruce Taylor
(£ 38.25)

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