Nummer: 00319


Area : Western Area
Sea area : North Sea
Date of attack : 30.09.1939
Time of attack : 21:08
Nationality of U-boat : German
U-boat : U 3
Commander : Schepke
Grid : AN 3610
presumed target type : Steam Freighter id
presumed tonnage : 1222 BRT
presumed result : sunk
Number of torpedoes/mines : 1
Used weapon(s) : Torpedo(es)
Date of observation : 01.10.1939
Time of observation : 09:10
Nationality of target : Swedish
Actual type of target : Steam Freighter
Name of target : Gun
Year of launch : 1891
Actual tonnage : 1198 BRT
Actual result : sunk
Position of target : 30sm NW Hanstholm
Footnote : "Gun" was stopped on Sep.30th at 21:08h and sunk by torpedo on Oct.1st at 9:10h.