Ships hit by U-boats

Joseph Elise

French Motor fishing vessel

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NameJoseph Elise
Type:Motor fishing vessel
Tonnage113 tons
Completed1932 - Ostende 
OwnerJoseh Noël, Lorient 
Date of attack1 Feb 1943Nationality:      French
FateSunk by U-66 (Friedrich Markworth)
Position28° 03'N, 12° 54'W - Grid DH 9665
Complement12 (1 dead and 11 survivors).
RouteCasablanca - Arguin banks 
Notes on event

At 23.10 hours on 1 Feb 1943 the Joseph Elise was shelled and sunk by U-66 after a torpedo had missed at 23.00 hours.


Location of attack on Joseph Elise.

ship sunk.

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