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Umbra (P35)

Built By: Vickers (Barrow)
Build Group: U Group 2
Fate: Scrapped in July 1946 at Blyth.
ex P35(ii)

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Events

19-07-1940 : Laid Down
15-03-1941 : Launched
02-09-1941 : Completed
17-01-1942 : HMS Umbra torpedoes and sinks the Italian salvage vessel Rampino north-north-east of Sousse, Tunisia. Umbra picks up the Rampino's sole survivor.
03-02-1942 : HMS Umbra torpedoes and damages the Italian merchant Napoli about 30 nautical miles east of Sousse, Tunisia.
18-04-1942 : HMS Umbra attacks the Italian merchant Nino Bixio about 40 nautical miles south-west of Pantelleria Island. All torpedoes missed.
19-04-1942 : HMS Umbra torpedoes and sinks the Italian merchant Assunta De Gregori off Sfax, Tunisia.
15-06-1942 : HMS Umbra fires torpedoes at the Italian battleship Littorio but the torpedoes miss the target. Later HMS Umbra torpedoes and sinks the Italian heavy cruiser Trento.
27-08-1942 : HMS Umbra torpedoes and sinks the Italian transport ship Manfredo Campiero about 35 nautical miles west of Cape Spada, Crete.
27-09-1942 : HMS Umbra torpedoes and sinks the Italian merchant Francesco Barbaro some 50 nautical miles south-west of Cape Marathia, Zakynthos Island, Greece.
23-10-1942 : HMS Umbra torpedoes and destroys the grounded German supply ship Amsterdam off Khoms, near Tripoli, Libya. She also sinks the Italian tug Pronta that is trying to salvage the Amsterdam.
17-11-1942 : HMS Umbra torpedoes and damages the Italian troop transport Piemonte 4 nautical miles off Capo Rasocolmo, Sicily, Italy.
02-12-1942 : HMS Umbra torpedoes and sinks the Italian merchant Sacro Cuore about 15 nautical miles east of Mahdia, Tunisia.
09-12-1942 : HMS Umbra torpedoes and sinks the German merchant Süllberg south of Hammamet, Tunesia.
13-12-1942 : HMS Umbra torpedoes and damages the German troop transport Macedonia about 5 nautical miles north of Sousse, Tunisia.
09-01-1943 : HMS Umbra torpedoes and sinks the Italian merchant Emilio Morandi about 35 nautical miles east-north-east of Sousse, Tunisia.
11-01-1943 : HMS Umbra damages the Italian sailing vessels Nuovo Domenico and Concetta Falco with gunfire in the Gulf of Hammamet.


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