Nummer: 01118


Area : Western Area
Sea area : North Sea
Date of attack : 27.01.1940
Time of attack : 20:03
Nationality of U-boat : German
U-boat : U 20
Commander : Klot-Heydenfeldt
Grid : AN 1652
presumed target type : Steam Freighter
presumed tonnage : 750 BRT
presumed result : sunk
Number of torpedoes/mines : 1
Used weapon(s) : Torpedo(es)
Date of observation : 27.01.1940
Time of observation : 19:30
Nationality of target : Norwegian
Actual type of target : Steam Freighter
Name of target : Faro
Year of launch : 1918
Actual tonnage : 844 BRT
Actual result : sunk
Position of target : 15sm SE Copinsay (Orkneys