Doris (Q 135)
|Name||Doris (Q 135)|
|Completed||1930 - Chantiers Schneider et Cie, Chalon sur Saône|
|Date of attack||9 May 1940||Nationality: French|
|Fate||Sunk by U-9 (Wolfgang Lüth)|
|Position||52° 48'N, 3° 49'E - Grid AN 8511|
|Complement||45 officers and men (45 dead - no survivors)|
|Route||Harwich (8 May) - Frisian Islands|
|Notes on event|
At 00.14 hours on 9 May 1940 the surfaced Doris (Q 135) (CC J.E.M. Favreul) was hit by one of two G7a torpedoes from U-9, exploded and disappeared within one minute. Three of the men lost were from the Royal Navy.
|On board||We have details of 45 people who were on board.|
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