Nummer: 02104


Area : Western Area
Sea area : Gulf of Biscaya
Date of attack : 22.06.1940
Time of attack : 18:04
Nationality of U-boat : German
U-boat : U 65
Commander : Stockhausen
Grid : BF 5466
presumed target type : Tanker
presumed tonnage : 7000 BRT
presumed result : sunk
Number of torpedoes/mines : 2-
Used weapon(s) : Torpedo(es)
Date of observation : 22.06.1940
Nationality of target : French
Actual type of target : Steam Tanker
Name of target : Monique
Year of launch : 1922
Actual tonnage : 7011 BRT
Actual result : sunk
Position of target : off Le Verdon
Footnote : U-65 fired a 2-torpedo spread against a tanker of type "Scotch American" and observed 1 hit. The tanker broke in two and was immediately burning out.


updated on: 08.07.2002
Remark: Monique
Changes: 1) Kolbicz 08.07.02: Monique "Unglücksfälle zur Sea", by enemy action