British Fleet oiler
|Type:||Fleet oiler (Abbeydale)|
|Completed||1937 - Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd, Walker-on-Tyne|
|Owner||The Admiralty (Royal Fleet Auxiliary), London|
|Date of attack||27 Jun 1943||Nationality: British|
|Fate||Damaged by U-73 (Horst Deckert)|
|Position||36° 53'N, 1° 55'E - Grid CH 8343|
|Complement||70 (0 dead and 70 survivors).|
|Route||Bone - Gibraltar|
|History||Completed in March 1937|
Broken up at Barrow in September 1960.
|Notes on event|
|On board||We have details of 2 people who were on board.|
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