British Motor torpedo boat
|Type:||Motor torpedo boat (MTB-332)|
|Date of attack||2 Aug 1942||Nationality: British|
|Fate||Damaged by U-66 (Friedrich Markworth)|
|Position||Grid ED 6913|
|Complement||? men (? dead and ? survivors).|
|Notes on loss|
Between 00.48 and 01.09 hours on 20 Jul, 1942, U-66 laid six TMB mines in the entrance of the harbour of Port Castries, St.Lucia. On 29 July, an US Coast Guard cutter was damaged by a mine detonation and on 2 August the HMS MTB-339 and HMS MTB-342 were also damaged by mine detonations.
* Estimated position shown here is based on positions of losses in a roughly the same German grid code. It may be a bit off but should give a good idea as to where the attack took place.
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