Ships hit by U-boats


BPS-5

Soviet Motor boat


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NameBPS-5
Type:Motor boat
Tonnage20 tons
Completed 
OwnerSoviet Navy 
Homeport 
Date of attack22 Mar 1945Nationality:      Soviet
 
FateDamaged by U-711 (Hans-G√ľnther Lange)
PositionGrid AC 8893
Complement? men (? dead and ? survivors).
Convoy
Route 
Cargo 
History Ex K. Voroshilov 
Notes on event

In the morning on 22 Mar, 1945, U-711 observed one Gnat hit after 6 minutes 45 seconds at the stern of an armed trawler in Kola Inlet. The Gnat detonated near the BPS-5 of approximately 20 tons and damaged the motor boat.

 


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