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HMS Pandora


Supply submarine capable of carrying some 100 tons of supplies.  

Log of Patrols

31st March 1942 Arrived Malta during an air raid & discharged white oils at Shell Pier. Moved to Hamilton Wharf in Grand Harbour at dawn next day. Unloading continued on the 1st April during an air raid. Pandora was hit by 2 bombs from Ju 87's & Ju 88's. Two officers & 25 rating were killed as the boat sank in four minutes.
HMS Clyde was also in harbour at this time but sailed in the evening. She was attacked by Me. 109's & had to return to harbour.


Periscope Patrol Book - John Frayn Turner