Jacobus Fritzen


The German steamship Jacobus Fritzen sank in the deep between Trelleborg og Ystad on the afternoon 14.October 1942 after being hit by a torpedo in her starboard side from the Russian submarine D-2. Jacobus Fritzen was on a journey from Sweden to Germany loaded with iron ore. The wreck rest today on a depth of 30 to 45 meter southwest of Ystad.

Former names:
Jacobus Fritzen
Dalemoor, Dalemead, Ruth, Decade 106,3 x 15,5 x 7,3 m
Tons: Built: Home Port:
4090 grt Sunderland ( UK ) 1909 Emden ( D )

55:10,11 N 13:38,38 E
( Source: Vragguiden )

Picture: Jacobus Fritzen
Originally from skovheim.org
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