RAF Beaufighters attack enemy convoy off the Dutch coast

Object Title

RAF Beaufighters attack enemy convoy off the Dutch coast

RAF Beaufighters attack enemy convoy off the Dutch coast

Date

1943

Reference

BEN 118

Level

Item

Scope and Content

Two ships were sunk- a merchant vessel and escort ship- and another supply ship and several escorts were damaged or set on fire when RAF Coastal Command Beaufighters attacked an enemy convoy off the Dutch Coast on 2nd August. No loss was sustained by the Beaufighters. Picture shows: Smoke and flames pour from an armed trawler after a Beaufighter has made its attack. Picture issued August 1943.

Numbered C.3679 (WK).

Extent

1 photograph

Access Conditions

Open access

Reproduction Conditions

Crown Copyright

Contents

  BEN 118 - RAF Beaufighters attack enemy convoy off the Dutch coast