Co. Galway Wreck List "B"
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Vessel Type:

Cargo Steamer

Location:Co. Galway
Date of Loss:17th February 1941Place:300 miles West of Galway
Cause of Loss:Torpedoed & sunk by U-Boat U-101Last known position:50° 00' North x 14° 00' West
S.S. Gairsoppa

© by kind permission of Michael Holdaway - convoyweb web site

Source Publications:
"Dictionary of Disasters at Sea during the Age of Steam 1824 - 1962"
Charles Hocking
London Stamp Exchange 1989 - ISBN: 0948130474
Other Sources:
Internet (2006)

Co. Galway Wreck List "B"

Last update - 08-Aug-2006

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