T-45 Antikajnen (No 48)
Soviet M/S trawler
|Name||T-45 Antikajnen (No 48)|
|Date of attack||26 Aug 1944||Nationality: Soviet|
|Fate||Sunk by U-745 (Wilhelm von Trotha)|
|Position||60° 15'N, 28° 00'E - Grid AO 3373|
|Complement||? men (? dead and ? survivors).|
|History||Built as steam tug for Belomorsko-Onezhskogo Rechnogo Parohodstva. On 26 June 1941 requisitioned by the Soviet Navy and converted to an auxiliary minesweeper. |
|Notes on event|
At 08.44 hours on 26 August 1944 U-745 fired a spread of two torpedoes at T-45 Antikajnen (No 48) in the Gulf of Finland and hit with one of them after 36 seconds. The ship later sank 0.1 miles southeast of Nerva Island.
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