HMS Jura (T 169)
MS Trawler of the Isles class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Built by||Ardrossan Dockyard (Ardrossan, Scotland) : Plenty|
|Ordered||22 Jul 1940|
|Laid down||13 Jan 1941|
|Launched||22 Nov 1941|
|Commissioned||12 Jun 1942|
|Lost||7 Jan 1943|
|Loss position||36° 58'N, 3° 48'E|
HMS Jura (T/A/Lt. Eric Havercroft, RNR) was torpedoed and sunk by U-371 in the western Mediterranean about 35 nautical miles east-north-east of Algiers, Algeria in position 36º58'N, 03º48'E.
Hit by U-boat
|U-boat Attack||See our U-boat attack entry for the HMS Jura|
Commands listed for HMS Jura (T 169)
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|1||T/A/Lt. Eric Havercroft, RNR||15 Apr 1942||7 Jan 1943 (+)|
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