Empire Comet



DescriptionOn 17 February 1941, after falling behind her convoy, the British cargo ship Empire Comet was hit by two torpedoes fired by German submarine U-136. All 44 hands were killed.
Year1941
Nationaliy of ShipGreat Britain
Lives Lost44
Ship UseCivilian
Peacetime or WartimeWartime
WarWorld War Two
Link to Wikipedia (Shipwreck / Event / Region)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MV_Empire_Comet