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13 Mar 1940

  • The 3,303-ton German cargo ship Eschersheim, on voyage from Bremen, Germany to Oslo, Norway with coke, hit a submerged wreck two miles south from Hirthals and L√łnstrup region and was lost. Six crewmen lost their lives. ww2dbase [Hirthals, Nordjylland | HM]

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