HM Submarine E6


The Ship

Mined and sunk 26 December 1915

E Class (Group 1)

On 26th December 1915 HMS E6 left Harwich to carry out an anti-submarine patrol in the North Sea. As the submarine neared the Sunk Light Vessel she was signalled by a patrolling torpedo boat to keep clear. E6 continued on her course and within view of the torpedo boat struck a mine and disappeared.

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Noy postally used.
Postcard series: Tuck's, Oilette - History in the Making
Postcard number: 8756
Postcard artist: Bernard Gribble


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