Soviet Patrol Craft (A/S)
|Type:||Patrol Craft (A/S) (MO-class)|
|Date of attack||30 Jul 1944||Nationality: Soviet|
|Fate||Sunk by U-250 (Werner-Karl Schmidt)|
|Position||60.25N, 28.30E - Grid AO 3356|
|Complement||26 officers and men (19 dead and 7 survivors).|
|History||After 07.10 hours on 15 Jul, 1944, U-679 (Breckwoldt) had a gun duel with two Soviet submarine chasers in grid AO 3355 in the Baltic Sea. The attacked vessels could have been MO-104 and MO-105. |
|Notes on loss|
At 11.42 hours on 30 Jul, 1944, the MO-105 was hit by one G7e torpedo from U-250 and sank immediately at the north side of the Koivisto strait in the Gulf of Finland. The explosion brought other Soviet submarine chasers to the location and the U-boat was located and sunk in the evening by MO-103 (Aleksander Kolenko).
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