Ships Lost in Convoy SC-48

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Ship-Home Port Cargo Destination Sunk By
"BOLD VENTURE"
Panama
UnknownUnknownU-553
"W.C. TEAGLE"
Britain
13,800 tons
Fuel Oil
BelfastU-558
"ERVIKEN"
Norway
9,303 tons
Phosphate Rock
MerseyU-558
"EVROS"
Greece
7000 tons
Iron Ore
AndrossenU-432
"EMPIRE HERON"
Britain
7,637 tons
Sulphur
ManchesterU-568
"BARFONN"
Norway
13,300 tons
Gas Oil
ClydeU-432
"SILVERCEDAR"
Britain
3,641 tons
Steel/Copper
MerseyU-553
"ILA"
Norway
GeneralGlasgowU-553
"RYM"
Norway
570 Standards
Lumber
LondonderryU-558


Escorts Lost in Convoy SC-48

Ship Fate Sunk By
U.S.S. KearnyTorpedoed / Arrived in Iceland under own powerU-568
H.M.S. BroadwaterTorpedoed / Had to be sunk by H.M.S. St. ApolloU-101
H.M.S. GladiolusSearching for survivors of EMPIRE HERON
Torpedoed with loss of all hands
U-558

All reports and photos on this page are courtesy of
R.A. "Chalky" White

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