Home - Boats - On This Day


On This Day - February 9

1915H10Laid Down
1942Unison (P43)Completed
1943Unbending (P37)HMS Unbending sinks Italian minelayer Eritrea east of Monopoli, Italy
1945Venturer (P68)HMS Venturer, commanded by James S Launders, torpedoed and sank the U-864 (all hands lost) in the North Sea west of Bergen, Norway. This is the only known incident in all of naval warfare in which one submarine sinks another while both are submerged
1954Sidon (P259)Taken in hand for refit at Cammell Laird, Birkenhead. Completed November 1954.

LossesSubmarine Badges