Nummer: 01313


Area : Western Area
Sea area : Norway West Coast
Date of attack : 11.02.1940
Time of attack : 23:54
Nationality of U-boat : German
U-boat : U 50
Commander : Bauer
Grid : AF 7837
presumed target type : Steam Freighter
presumed tonnage : 3500 BRT
presumed result : sunk
Number of torpedoes/mines : 1
Used weapon(s) : Torpedo(es)
Date of observation : 11.02.1940
Time of observation : 22:30
Nationality of target : Swedish
Actual type of target : Steam Freighter
Name of target : Orania
Year of launch : 1919
Actual tonnage : 1854 BRT
Actual result : sunk
Position of target : 60sm NE Shetlands