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by Jordi Comas
Mon Mar 30, 2020 7:31 am
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: HMIS Indus 6/4/42
Replies: 9
Views: 2345

Re: HMIS Indus 6/4/42

Thank you Darius,

Regards
by Jordi Comas
Sat Mar 28, 2020 7:28 pm
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: HMIS Indus 6/4/42
Replies: 9
Views: 2345

Re: HMIS Indus 6/4/42

Thank you Darius,

The attack was made by 27 Nell bombers, not Betty's.

Regards
by Jordi Comas
Sat Mar 28, 2020 1:48 pm
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: HMIS Indus 6/4/42
Replies: 9
Views: 2345

Re: HMIS Indus 6/4/42

Thank you Phil,

I had been looking for in this link before but no time is indicated.

Regards
by Jordi Comas
Sat Mar 28, 2020 9:37 am
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: Question to forum members
Replies: 22
Views: 4255

Re: Question to forum members

Not yet
by Jordi Comas
Sat Mar 28, 2020 9:36 am
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: HMIS Indus 6/4/42
Replies: 9
Views: 2345

HMIS Indus 6/4/42

Hi all,

Just one question. Indian Sloop Indus was bombed and sunk by Japanese airplanes off Akyab 6/4/42. Do you know what time?

Thank you very much
Jordi
by Jordi Comas
Mon Mar 23, 2020 5:51 pm
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: HMS Electra 27/2/42
Replies: 3
Views: 7333

Re: HMS Electra 27/2/42

Thank you Darius,

Some survivors may have been rescued by Japanese forces because 7 crew members of Electra died in captivity during the war.

Regards
by Jordi Comas
Sun Mar 22, 2020 1:40 pm
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: Colombo raid 5/4/42
Replies: 2
Views: 2147

Colombo raid 5/4/42

Hi all,

Do you know what merchant ships were at Colombo harbor at time of Japanese attack on 5/4/42?

There were 21 merchants and 8 auxiliaries (Lucia and Hector not included).

Just I have:

Norwegian: Soli, Fingal
British: Benledi, British Sergeant, Clan Murdoch

Thank you very much
Jordi
by Jordi Comas
Mon Mar 09, 2020 5:49 pm
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: HMS Electra 27/2/42
Replies: 3
Views: 7333

HMS Electra 27/2/42

Hi all, I'm looking for number of crew members on board DD Electra on 27/2/42 during the battle of Java Sea. Many sources say there were 173 men but according to casualty list and survivors there were less than this. 108 killed in the battle 54 rescued by S-38 but 1 died later 5 POW of whom 1 died f...
by Jordi Comas
Mon Mar 09, 2020 5:34 pm
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: HMS Grasshopper 1942
Replies: 4
Views: 6311

Re: HMS Grasshopper 1942

Also, airplanes involved were Ki-21
by Jordi Comas
Mon Mar 09, 2020 5:31 pm
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: HMS Grasshopper 1942
Replies: 4
Views: 6311

Re: HMS Grasshopper 1942

Thank you guys!

Over Grasshopper the key is to know how many people were on board.
Just I know there were 42 killed.

Regards
by Jordi Comas
Sun Mar 08, 2020 8:29 am
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: HMS Grasshopper 1942
Replies: 4
Views: 6311

HMS Grasshopper 1942

Hi all,

Japanese bombers sank British river gunboats Dragonfly and Grasshopper off Bangka Island 14/2/42. What kind of airplanes were involved in the attack?
Also, how many people survived Grasshopper's sinking?

Thank you very much
Jordi
by Jordi Comas
Tue Mar 03, 2020 9:19 pm
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: Operation Hurry
Replies: 2
Views: 5281

Re: Operation Hurry

Thank you Darius,

They seem to have been Escapade, Foxhound, Foresight and Velox

Regards
by Jordi Comas
Mon Mar 02, 2020 6:58 pm
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: Operation Hurry
Replies: 2
Views: 5281

Operation Hurry

Hi all, I'm trying to find which 10 British destroyers were involved in Operation Hurry 31/7/40 in the Mediterranean. Sure are the following ones: Greyhound, Gallant, Encounter, Hotspur, Faulknor, Forester..................the other 4 are doubtful although 4 of the following ones took part in the op...
by Jordi Comas
Mon Mar 02, 2020 6:04 pm
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: Force H in Battle of Calabria
Replies: 2
Views: 4901

Re: Force H in Battle of Calabria

Thank you Urs!

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by Jordi Comas
Sun Mar 01, 2020 9:26 am
Forum: Ship Forum
Topic: Force H in Battle of Calabria
Replies: 2
Views: 4901

Force H in Battle of Calabria

Hi all, I'm trying to find what destroyers were involved in Force H during tha battle of Calabria 9 July 1940. Force H had the rol to attack Italian airfields in Sardinia I'm sure there were the following ones: Faulknor, Forester Foxhound, Fearless, Douglas, Vortigern, Escort, Active, Velox, Wrestle...