Nummer: 02001


Area : Western Area
Sea area : North Atlantic
Date of attack : 19.06.1940
Time of attack : 01:28
Nationality of U-boat : German
U-boat : U 25
Commander : Beduhn
Grid : BF 5151
presumed target type : Tanker
presumed tonnage : 8000 BRT
presumed result : damaged
Number of torpedoes/mines : 1
Used weapon(s) : Torpedo(es)
Convoy : unknown
Nationality of target : French
Actual type of target : Steam Tanker
Name of target : [Brumaire ?]
Year of launch : 1930
Actual tonnage : 7638 BRT
Actual result : damaged
Footnote : U-25, which was rammed by the following ship after its attack, observed one stopped ship after surfacing. This heavily damaged tanker was not found again 45 min later. The damaged "Brumaire" was sunk by aircraft on Jun.20th, 1940 off Belle Île. (Lloyd's War Losses, p.88).


Convoy : unknown
Route of convoy : unknown
Remark to convoy : Convoy unidentified
updated on: 10.11.2013
Remark: Brumaire ? damaged
Changes: 1) B+R 04.2002: Brumaire
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