Nummer: 00310


Area : Western Area
Sea area : North Sea
Date of attack : 24.09.1939
Time of attack : 14:30
Nationality of U-boat : German
U-boat : U 34
Commander : Rollmann
Grid : AN 3574
presumed target type : Steam Freighter id
presumed result : vessel taken as war prize
Used weapon(s) : No use of weapons
Date of observation : 24.09.1939
Nationality of target : Estonian
Actual type of target : Steam Freighter
Name of target : Hanonia
Year of launch : 1900
Ex-Nation : Finnish
Ex-Name : Hanö
Ex-Year : 1939
Actual tonnage : 1781 BRT
Actual result : vessel taken as war prize
Position of target : near Norway
Footnote : "Hanonia" was brought into a german port by a prize crew. The ship was used a short time later as a minelayer off the British east coast, using the name "Schiff 11".