Re: Aircraft victim in the Mediterranean - April 1943 + more info on El Mansourah
Posted by: Comas
Date: February 16, 2019 12:29AM
El Mansourah was sunk by airplanes 5/8/43 at 60 miles from Cyprus on a trip from Cyprus to Alexandria with iron pyrites without crew losses.
Egyptian sailing vessels Fathia, Hafez El-Rahman and Kassed Karim were lost by airplanes, first near Gaza, second 40 m W of Jaffa and third 31-48N 34-39E 6/4/43. The second had 1 dead from a crew of 6, and third no losses from 7 crew members.