List of shipwrecks in August 1942

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The list of shipwrecks in August 1942 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during August 1942.


August 1942
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3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
31 Unknown date

1 August[edit]

For the foundering of the British cargo ship Lavington Court on this day, see the entry for 19 July 1942.

2 August[edit]

3 August[edit]

4 August[edit]

USS Tucker.

5 August[edit]

6 August[edit]

7 August[edit]

8 August[edit]

For sinking of the Italian destroyer Strale on this date see the entry for June 21, 1942.

USS George F. Elliott

9 August[edit]

10 August[edit]

11 August[edit]

HMS Eagle

12 August[edit]

13 August[edit]

14 August[edit]

15 August[edit]

16 August[edit]

17 August[edit]

18 August[edit]

19 August[edit]

20 August[edit]

21 August[edit]

22 August[edit]

23 August[edit]

24 August[edit]

25 August[edit]

For the scuttling of Sperrbrecher 14 Brockenheim on this day, see the entry for 22 June 1942.

26 August[edit]

27 August[edit]

28 August[edit]

29 August[edit]

30 August[edit]

31 August[edit]

Unknown date[edit]

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Ship events in 1942
Ship launches: 1937 1938 1939 1940 1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947
Ship commissionings: 1937 1938 1939 1940 1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947
Ship decommissionings: 1937 1938 1939 1940 1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947
Shipwrecks: 1937 1938 1939 1940 1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947