USS Bold (AMc 67)
American Coastal minesweeper
|Name||USS Bold (AMc 67)|
|Type:||Coastal minesweeper (Accentor)|
|Completed||1942 - Bristol Yacht Building Co, South Bristol MA|
|Owner||United States Navy|
|Date of attack||10 Aug 1942||Nationality: American|
|Fate||Damaged by U-98 (Wilhelm Schulze)|
|Position||Grid DB 5697|
|Complement||17 officers and men (? dead and ? survivors).|
|History||22 Jul, 1948 decommissioned |
|Notes on loss|
At 09.15 hours on 10 Aug, 1942, the USS Bold (AMc 67) was damaged by the detonation of a mine laid the day before by U-98 off Jacksonville, Florida.
* 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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