(8) MS Trooper (Lt.
(5) t 2215 hours HMS Trooper (Lt.
In the afternoon she is able to sight this convoy about 8 nautical miles away despite the rain.
1654 hours - Fired 4 torpedoes against a 3000 ton merchant vessel from 1500 yards.1135 hours - The convoy was seen to consist of 4 merchants and 3 destroyers.According to Italian sources the Anna Martini observed two torpedo tracks.Wraith, DSO, DSC, RN) torpedoed and sank the Italian merchant Forli (1525 GRT, former French Sebaa, built 1904) about 15 to 20 nautical miles South of Capri, Italy in position 4016'N, 1415'E.For the daily positions of HMS Trooper during this patrol see the map below.Guy Stewart Chetwode Clarabut, RN ug 1943.
All torpedoes missed their target.
Please use this if you spot mistakes or want to improve this ships page.Ordered, laid down, launched Commissioned, lost, history.Wraith, DSO, DSC, RN) ended her 7th war patrol at bakeka parma incontri Beirut.1221 hours - 3 torpedoes were heard to explode on the shore.Wraith, DSO, DSC, RN) was undocked.Wraith, DSO, DSC, RN) completes her modifications at Greenock and returned to Holy Loch.She was ordered not to stop at Gibraltar so not to alert the German and Italian spies stationed in 'neutral' Spain on the Chariot containers on her deck.Wraith, DSO, DSC, RN) returns to her builder for alterations and additions.Fired 8 rounds for 1 hit that put the gun of the target out of action.