British Steam merchant
|Completed||1928 - W. Gray & Co Ltd, West Hartlepool|
|Owner||Sir R. Ropner & Co Ltd, West Hartlepool|
|Date of attack||24 Feb 1941||Nationality: British|
|Fate||Sunk by U-97 (Udo Heilmann)|
|Position||61° 01'N, 12° 00'W - Grid AE 8985|
|Complement||41 (2 dead and 39 survivors).|
|Route||Cardiff - Halifax|
|Notes on event|
Two crew members from Mansepool (Master Harry Raymond Clark) were lost. The master 19 crew members and two gunners were picked up by the British merchant Thomas Holt, later transferred to HMS Petunia (K 79) (LtCdr G.V. Legassisk), which had earlier rescued 17 other crew members from the same vessel and brought them all to Stornoway.
|On board||We have details of 4 people who were on board.|
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