Norwegian Steam merchant
|Completed||1936 - Porsgrund Mek Verksted, Porsgrunn|
|Owner||Dagfinn Henriksen and Haakon Kierulf, Oslo|
|Date of attack||5 May 1943||Nationality: Norwegian|
|Fate||Sunk by U-266 (Ralf von Jessen)|
|Position||53.28N, 44.20W - Grid AJ 8359|
|Complement||26 (14 dead and 12 survivors).|
|Cargo||1891 tons of coal|
|Notes on event|
At 21.50 hours on 5 May 1943, U-266 fired four torpedoes at the convoy ONS-5 and reported one ship sunk, one probably sunk and that two detonations had been heard. In fact the three ships Selvistan, Gharinda and Bonde on stations #91, #101 and #84 were hit within three minutes and all sank.
|On board||We have details of 26 people who were on board.|
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