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 148

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: Death dive of an armed trawler after blowing up. Picture issued August 1943.

Numbered C.3681 (WK).

Extent

1 photograph

Access Conditions

Open access

Reproduction Conditions

Crown Copyright

Contents

  BEN 148 - RAF Beaufighters attack enemy convoy off the Dutch coast