Archive for August 6th, 2011

“At 19.58 hours on 30 Jul, 1942, the unescorted Cranford was hit by one torpedo  from U-155 about 250 miles east-southeast of Barbados, as she was proceeding on a nonevasive course at 8.6 knots because of a lack of fuel and daylight conditions.   “The torpedo struck on the starboard side between #2 and #3 […]

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