Norwegian Steam merchant
|Completed||1916 - Slikkerveer, Netherlands|
|Owner||August Kjerland & Co A/S, Bergen|
|Date of attack||4 Feb 1940||Nationality: Norwegian|
|Fate||Sunk by U-37 (Werner Hartmann)|
|Position||58° 55'N, 0° 14'W - Grid AN 4126|
|Complement||17 (17 dead - no survivors)|
|Route||Bergen (3 Feb) - Middlesbrough|
|Notes on event|
At 04.17 hours on 4 Feb 1940 the Hop (Master Kristoffer Luthenthun) was torpedoed and sunk with all hands by U-37 near the Shetland Islands.
|On board||We have details of 17 people who were on board.|
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