the m.v. Edwy R Brown

seen here at anchorage in Bedford Basin, Halifax, Nova Scotia, August 1940

10455 tons displacement carrying 14500 tons oil products

sunk by U-103 at 06.33 hours on 17 Feb, 1941 when a straggler to convoy HX-107.  The master, 47 crew and 2 gunners dead -  no survivors.

 

U-103 commander Viktor Schütze