Naval Warfare Movies

Goodnight, Sorry for Sinking You

Producer: TVS International

Published: 1989
Country: UK
Length: 26 min.
Keywords: WWII, Documentary

This is the VHS release (see more).


This documentary tells the story of the sinking of British passenger ship S.S. City of Cairo. Torpedoed November 6, 1942, in the South Atlantic by Korvkpt. Karl-Friedrich Merten's U-68, some survivors of the original 301 passengers and crew were picked up from a life raft some days later. A book on this incident was published in 1984.