Ships hit by U-boats


Comrade

British Sailing ship


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NameComrade
Type:Sailing ship
Tonnage69 tons
Completed1893 - Lunenburg NS 
OwnerManoel P. Comancho, Georgetown 
HomeportBridgetown 
Date of attack18 Jul 1942Nationality:      British
 
FateSunk by U-575 (G√ľnther Heydemann)
Position11° 20'N, 58° 50'W - Grid EE 75
Complement? men (0 dead and ? survivors).
Convoy
RouteBarbados - British Guiana 
Cargo70 tons of general cargo 
History  
Notes on event

On 18 July 1942, U-575 sank the two schooners Glacier and Comrade with gunfire.

 


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