Nummer: 00408


Area : Western Area
Sea area : North Atlantic
Date of attack : 12.10.1939
Time of attack : 18:08
Nationality of U-boat : German
U-boat : U 48
Commander : Schultze
Grid : BE 3246
presumed target type : Tanker id
presumed tonnage : 14115 BRT
presumed result : sunk
Number of torpedoes/mines : 1
Used weapon(s) : Torpedo(es)
Convoy : KJ.2 s
Route of convoy : Kingston (Jamaika) - United Kingdom
Remark to convoy : Sep to Oct 1939, partly as KJF (fast)
Date of observation : 12.10.1939
Time of observation : 19:30
Nationality of target : French
Actual type of target : Motor Tanker
Name of target : Emile Miguet
Year of launch : 1937
Actual tonnage : 14115 BRT
Actual result : sunk
Position of target : 50.15n 14.50w