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by Darius
Sun Feb 14, 2021 4:43 pm
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: Mysterious sinking on 10 June 1943 and submarine Brin
Replies: 6
Views: 999

Re: Mysterious sinking on 10 June 1943 and submarine Brin

Hi Platon, sorry, no additional data on this incident. Maybe there is some information from here? http://vandwdestroyerassociation.org.uk/Research.html On the page on HMS WISHART (http://vandwdestroyerassociation.org.uk/HMS_Wishart/index.html) they have the convoy report on G.T.X.3 , so maybe more i...
by Darius
Mon Jan 04, 2021 8:04 pm
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: 2021
Replies: 5
Views: 840

Re: 2021

Best wishes for 2021 to everyone here & specially to the admin crew.

Regards

Darius
by Darius
Fri Dec 11, 2020 9:51 pm
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: Operation Tripe
Replies: 8
Views: 1712

Re: Operation Tripe

Some data on HMS BARHAM:
https://uboat.net/allies/warships/ship/4058.html


Regards

Darius
by Darius
Sat Sep 19, 2020 3:17 pm
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: French tug PRESIDENT POINCARE
Replies: 3
Views: 991

Re: French tug PRESIDENT POINCARE

Hi,

in the first scan, you can read, the POINCARE was "entlassen" from the convoy at 0250. So it my be already the following day of 02.08.

Regards.

Darius
by Darius
Sat Jun 06, 2020 7:41 pm
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: Erica
Replies: 5
Views: 2677

Re: Erica

From Admirality War Diaries: 09.02.1943 The Corvette ERICA was sunk, cause unknown, at 1550 today in 32,48.5 N, 21.10 E (off the north coast of Cyranaica between Benghazi and Mersa Susa) whilst in company with BURRA, SOUTHERN MAID and two M.Ls escorting 4 merchant ships from Bengazi to Alexandria. S...
by Darius
Sat Jun 06, 2020 7:20 pm
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: Erica
Replies: 5
Views: 2677

Re: Erica

Hello Brian,

thank you for this addition to my list of "friendly fire incidents".


Regards

Darius
by Darius
Wed May 27, 2020 6:59 pm
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: Question to forum members
Replies: 22
Views: 8782

Re: Question to forum members

davidships wrote:
Tue May 26, 2020 10:44 pm
On a forum that I am involved with we block ISPs of known spammers (and had no negative feedback from genuine members)
And in one of such forums (jaircraft) I´m trying to get my IP from the black list for 1,5 years now ...
No reaction. Their loss :lol:

Regards

Darius
by Darius
Sun May 17, 2020 10:33 am
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: HMS Penylan
Replies: 4
Views: 2697

Re: HMS Penylan

Hi Jordi, no more details, but in TNA are the following files: ADM 358/4173: HMS Penylan: 3 December 1942; sunk by enemy action, torpedoed in the English Channel https://discovery.nationalarchives.gov.uk/details/r/C16381165 ADM 1/14230: HM SHIPS - DAMAGE AND LOSS (31): Loss of HMS PENYLAN by enemy a...
by Darius
Mon May 11, 2020 6:39 pm
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: HMS Esk - HMS Ivanhoe Casualties
Replies: 10
Views: 12866

Re: HMS Esk - HMS Ivanhoe Casualties

Darius wrote:
Wed Nov 06, 2019 6:48 am
Maybe of interest:

Into the Minefields: British Destroyer Minelaying 1916-1960
https://www.amazon.co.uk/Into-Minefield ... 1844152715


Regards

Darius
by Darius
Thu Apr 16, 2020 8:15 pm
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: HMS Towy
Replies: 7
Views: 3353

Re: HMS Towy

Hi Martin, "Composition of Task Forces April 1943", April 7, 1943: [...] Task Force 24 [...] 24.1.17 - British Escort Unit B-3: NARCISSUS, ESCAPADE, RENOUCULE, GARLAND, AZALEA, ROSELEYS [...] "Composition of Task Forces May 1943", May 5, 1943: [...] Task Force 24 [...] 24.1.17 - British Escort Unit ...
by Darius
Thu Apr 16, 2020 7:03 pm
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: Great shiplosses in Piräus, Giugiu, Hamburg
Replies: 1
Views: 2322

Re: Great shiplosses in Piräus, Giugiu, Hamburg

Hallo Kurt,

interessant.


Gruß

Darius
by Darius
Sun Apr 12, 2020 9:25 pm
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: HMS Towy
Replies: 7
Views: 3353

Re: HMS Towy

Hi friends,

looks like you are right.

There is an interesting book on the B3 Ocean Escort Group:
The Echo of a Fighting Flower - The Echo of a Fighting Flower: The Story of HMS "Narcissus" and B3 Ocean Escort Group in WW2.


Regards

Darius
by Darius
Tue Mar 31, 2020 5:08 pm
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: HMIS Indus 6/4/42
Replies: 9
Views: 4464

Re: HMIS Indus 6/4/42

Hi,

there is data incoming... "Admirality War Diary" states
in the morning
.


Regaards

Darius
by Darius
Sun Mar 29, 2020 3:03 pm
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: HMIS Indus 6/4/42
Replies: 9
Views: 4464

Re: HMIS Indus 6/4/42

Hello,

maybe more details are in:
The Evacuation of Civilians from Burma: Analysing the 1942 Colonial Disaster
by Michael D. Leigh, pp. 119?

Regards

Darius
by Darius
Sun Mar 29, 2020 12:33 pm
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: HMIS Indus 6/4/42
Replies: 9
Views: 4464

Re: HMIS Indus 6/4/42

Done. Let´s wait...

Regards

Darius