Sabah el Kheir
Egyptian Sailing ship
|Name||Sabah el Kheir|
|Date of attack||11 Feb 1943||Nationality: Egyptian|
|Fate||Sunk by U-81 (Johann-Otto Krieg)|
|Position||35° 21'N, 34° 50'E - Grid CP 2953|
|Complement||? men (0 dead and ? survivors).|
|Route||Famagusta, Cyprus - Beirut|
|Cargo||Oils and fats|
|Notes on event|
At 15.05 hours on 11 February 1943 the Sabah el Kheir was shelled by U-81 and sank on an even keel after catching fire about 22 miles southeast of Cape Apostolos Andreas, Cyprus.
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