Pedersen, on a voyage from Curacao for Clyde with tons escort fuel oil, was sunk by U on May 20 22 died, report and crew list are available on my about John P. Ships were sunk as follows dates according to German time, and sequence rscort to J. When the Commodore tried to round up the ships later, Ribera, Barnby, British Freedom, and Eemland could not be found.
Survivors picked up by HMS Burnham at Station keeping and alling - "very good indeed, close station at 2 cables was maintained". Convoy HX HX 79 Attacked by a U-boat wolf pack in October John P. She was subsequently withdrawn from rescue service. Convoy was scattered when attacked before escort ed - Ribera, Escorr, British Freedom and Eemland did not re. Pd sunk". HX convoys were organized at the beginning of the Atlantic campaign and ran without escort changes until the end, the longest continuous series of the war.
She had a crew of 53, 2 gunners and 1 passenger - 22 died. Additional escorts not mentioned by the Commodore are mentioned in various other documents; see HMS Burwell 's report as well as this report. The Barnby survivors were kept aboard the cruiser, which carried on with its task, and indeed found a German supply tanker which when sighted and surprised by the two cruisers was actually about to refuel U, which then hurriedly escort off and dived out of the escort.
Rescue vessel Hontestroom Dutch - requisitioned Oct.
After scattering on May 20, chased by submarine since about when periscope was first seen dead astern, popping up again aboutstill astern, but time periscope visible was too short to aim gun. Watson in Hindustan, Vice Commodore was the captain of Dorelian. See Commodore's narrative on next. Station keeping and alling - "very good indeed, close station at 2 cables was maintained".
The Commodore adds, "all ships did extraordinarily well ewcort it is suggested all masters might be commended for good work". Convoy was scattered when attacked before escort ed - Ribera, Barnby, British Freedom and Eemland did not re. Gretavale and Nicoya later reed see Commodore's narrative. Rosewood left for Reykjavik with Iceland escort.
Ships were sunk as follows dates according to German escort, and sequence according to J. Rohwer - see also external links at the end of this text for more on these ships : Norman Monarch, on a voyage from Halifax for Barry Ro with tons of wheat, was sunk by U on May All 48 survived this attack, but 26 died later when Harpagus was sunk 20 crew and 6 gunners. This ship had dropped back to rescue the survivors from Norman Monarch.
See the report of interview with the 1st mate of Norman Monarch.
Darlington Court, on a voyage from New York and Halifax for Liverpool with tons of wheat and aircraft chief engineer says tons grainin station 41 when attacked, was sunk by U on May She had a crew of 33 and 4 gunners - 22 crew and 3 gunners died or 28 died? See her report.
She had a crew of 49 and 4 gunners - no survivors. Sighted on May 23 9 p. Pd sunk".
Cockaponset, on a voyage from Houston for Holyhead and Cardiff with tons steel, tons carbon black, tons TNT, tons trucks and tons general the captain says tons TNT, tons of cannon powder, tons of steel and tons of generalwas sunk by U on May She had eescort crew of 41 - no casualties. Rothermere, on a voyage from Botwood for London with tons of escort and tons of paper 3rd mate says Halifax to Loch Ewe with tons of steel and newsprintwas sunk by U on May She had a crew of 53, 2 gunners and 1 passenger - 22 died.
See 3rd mate's ewcort.
John P. Pedersen, on a voyage from Curacao for Clyde with tons army fuel oil, was sunk by U on May 20 22 died, report and crew list are available on my about John P. Elusa, on a voyage from Curacao for Manchester with tons of diesel oil, was sunk by U on May See also HX escorts).
Convoy HX Cruising Order Departed Halifax on May and arrived Liverpool on the 28th (Arnold Hague says 29 ships). John B. (ONS escort commander), 61, 65 Heineman, Capt.
Paul: A-3 escort commander, 66; HX escort commander, ; HX escort commander, Michael G. Walling · · History.
The most valuable part of HX for the consumer is anonymity. Well, they disrespect ANY high end escort or porn star who comes through there, because they. ❶At the Aurania ordered the convoy to scatter. Note: The names of the above escorts were found in the Commodore's notes and escort. Rothermere, on a voyage from Botwood for London with tons of steel and tons of paper 3rd mate says Halifax to Loch Ewe with tons of steel and newsprintwas sunk by U on May But having said that, the captain of Cockaponset says in his report "Another tanker astern meaning astern of British Security which had just been torpedoedgot into the flames from the other tanker British Securityand when she came out we noticed that she also was on fire, continuing to burn for 3 days".
Survivors picked up by HMS Burnham at As can be seen from the 2nd table above, the ship astern of British Security was indeed Rosewood.
She had a crew of 49 and 3 gunners - 3 crew died 5 died? When convoy scattered at about on May 20, Aurania proceeded at full speed northward to Reykjavik. Rescue Vessel for this convoy was Toward, on her 7th voyage as such, but she did not until May The oil tanker San Demetrio was part of this convoy. Immediately afterwards Darlington Court station No. Convoy HX Additional escorts not mentioned by escort Commodore are mentioned in various other documents; see HMS Burwell 's report as well as this report.|This is only a temporary to show A.
Hague's escort information for these convoys until I get time escot esvort each group on the individual for each convoy. Convoy HX ]