Name: El Meridian | KFK 469
Type: German KFK kriegsfischkutter
Sinking date: 23-10-2005
Cargo: During here period in Tenerife she was used for whale | dolphin watching
Built at: 1944, Burmester – Swinemunde Ost, Germany. Nr. 282
Reason sinking: Scuttled as artificial reef
Location: Palm Mar bay, Tenerife
The ship was in 1973 brought to Tenerife and modified for touristic purposes.
During World War II she was active as KFK 469 at the 31. minensuchflottille – gruppe D.
Other source mention, vorpostensicherungsboote 2. sicherungs flottille.
El Meridian is a wreck what is not yet included in the WMP – Wrecks Mapping Project, more info about WMP.
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