For Posterity's Sake         

A Royal Canadian Navy Historical Project

SS RINGSTAD

SS Ringstad under her former name Talisman

Source: the U-boat net

Credit: State Library of New South Wales

 

The Ringstad was part of convoy ON.55. She straggled behind the convoy and was torpedoed and sunk in the Atlantic Ocean 85 nautical miles (157 km) south east of Cape Race, Newfoundland (4550'N 5104'W) by U-333 with the loss of 30 of her 43 crew. Survivors were rescued by USS Swanson.

 

     In memory of those who made the ultimate sacrifice    

     Lest We Forget     

JAMIESON, Rowland Craig

Wt (SB), V22037, RCNVR

MPK - 25 Jan 1942

LAURIE, William Drennan

LS, V23158, RCNVR

MPK - 25 Jan 1942

 

 

 

 

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