German U-Boat Attacks At Bell Island (1942) National Historic Event

Bell Island, Newfoundland and Labrador
Damage to the Scotia Pier caused by a torpedo fired by the German submarine U-518 on 2 November 1942. Bell Island, Newfoundland, 3 November 1942. (© Lt Gerald M. Moses / Canada. Dept. of National Defence | Ministère de la Défense nationale / Library and Archives Canada | Bibliothèque et Archives Canada / PA-188854)
Damage cause by a german torpedo
(© Lt Gerald M. Moses / Canada. Dept. of National Defence | Ministère de la Défense nationale / Library and Archives Canada | Bibliothèque et Archives Canada / PA-188854)
Address : Bell Island, Newfoundland and Labrador

Recognition Statute: Historic Sites and Monuments Act (R.S.C., 1985, c. H-4)
Designation Date: 2019-08-16
Dates:
  • 1942 to 1942 (Significant)

Other Name(s):
  • German U-Boat Attacks At Bell Island, 1942  (Designation Name)
Research Report Number: 2019-15-A

Importance: Commemoration of the attacks by German U-Boat at Bell Island during the Second World War