U-1195 Wreck


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Sea (Salt water)
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Wreck
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27 m (avg)
30 m (max)
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This site hosts the wreck of a German VIIC U-boat that was sunk by depth charges from the HMS Watchman after sinking the SS Cuba on 6 April 1945. Thirty two died on board including the boat's captain Ernst Cordes, and eighteen escaped. This U-boat is also believed to have sunk the James Eagan Lane.

The wreck is starting to deteriorate, but the basic structure and many features are still intact.

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From Hurn, 68 km away.