Ships hit by U-boats

Al Kasbanah

Egyptian Sailing ship

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NameAl Kasbanah
Type:Sailing ship
Tonnage110 tons
Date of attack11 Feb 1943Nationality:      Egyptian
FateSunk by U-81 (Johann-Otto Krieg)
Position35° 02'N, 34° 35'E - Grid CP 5326
Complement? men (0 dead and ? survivors).
RouteBeirut - Famagusta, Cyprus 
Notes on event

Between 11.25 and 11.45 hours on 11 February 1943, U-81 shelled and sank three sailing vessels in a convoy, the Husni, Dolphin and Al Kasbanah, about 30 miles esst of Famagusta, Cyprus.


Location of attack on Al Kasbanah.

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