British Steam trawler
|Completed||1917 - Cook, Welton & Gemmell Ltd, Beverley|
|Owner||G.F. Sleight, Grimsby|
|Date of attack||28 Dec 1939||Nationality: British|
|Fate||Sunk by U-15 (Heinz Buchholz)|
|Position||54° 04'N, 0° 03'E - Grid AN 5856|
|Complement||10 (0 dead and 10 survivors).|
|Route||Grimsby - Fishing grounds|
|History||Completed in October 1917 for George F. Sleight, Grimsby (GY 1103). Requisitioned in January 1918 by the Admiralty as minesweeper HMS Resercho (No. 3081) and returned to owner in 1919. |
|Notes on event|
On 28 Dec 1939 the Resercho (Master Albert Darewood) struck a mine laid on 5 September by U-15 and sank about 6 miles southeast by east from Flamborough Head.
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