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SHIPS SUNK NETHERLANDS 28 - DUTCH SHIPS LOST/DAMAGED/CAPTURED

26)VEERHAVEN (IT SUB LEONARDO DA VINCI)




Photo. www.photoship.co.uk



Built: 1930


Tonnage: 5,291 / 9,150 tons


Cargo: Linseed


Sunk 11 Nov 42 by Italian submarine Leonardo da Vinci on pos. 03º 40”S 30º 00”W.


0 Dead


45 Survivors


On 13/Nov/42, the Brazilian Corvette Cananeia rescued 23 survivors off Fernando  de Noronha Is. Other 22 survivors were rescued by one Brazilian Destroyer when performing tests in the last day of her shakedown cruise two days after the sinking and landed them at Natal in the following day.



Italian Submarine Leonardo Da Vinci. Photo Bundesarchive


 

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