|Recent Sonar picture|
|KptLt. Ernst MENGERSON U-101|
What makes this vessel of particular interest is that amongst her cargo of tea and iron ingots there was a large shipment of silver ingots worth a considerable fortune today. Her British Officers are listed on the Tower Hill Merchant Navy War Memorial and her Indian crew on the Bombay and Chittagong Indian Merchant Navy War Memorials.
Still being held captive in deplorable conditions are 400 of our fellow seafarers both ashore and off the coast of Somalia. Little or nothing is being done to rescue them.