Ships hit by U-boats

USS Bold (AMc 67)

American Coastal minesweeper

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NameUSS Bold (AMc 67)
Type:Coastal minesweeper (Accentor)
Tonnage185 tons
Completed1942 - Bristol Yacht Building Co, South Bristol MA 
OwnerUnited States Navy 
Date of attack10 Aug 1942Nationality:      American
FateDamaged by U-98 (Wilhelm Schulze)
Position - Grid DB 5697
Complement17 officers and men (? dead and ? survivors).
History 22 Jul 1948 decommissioned 
Notes on event

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.


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