Capitaine Edmond Laborie
French Steam merchant
|Name||Capitaine Edmond Laborie|
|Completed||1923 - Ateliers et Chantiers de la Seine Maritime Worms & Co, Le Trait|
|Owner||Établissements Odon de Lumbersac, Paris|
|Date of attack||21 Oct 1939||Nationality: French|
|Fate||Sunk by U-19 (Hans Meckel)|
|Position||53° 19'N, 0° 38'E - Grid AN 7344|
|Complement||? men (0 dead and ? survivors).|
|Route||Bordeaux - Tyne|
|History||Completed in March 1923 |
|Notes on event|
At 02.00 hours on 21 Oct 1939 the Capitaine Edmond Laborie struck a mine laid on 16 October by U-19 two miles east of the Inner Dowsing Lightvessel and sank. The wreck was later dispersed.
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