The Action of 6 June 1942 was a single ship action fought during World War II. The German raider Stier encountered and sank the American liberty ship SS Stanvac Calcutta while cruising in the South Atlantic Ocean off Brazil.

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  • The Action of 6 June 1942 was a single ship action fought during World War II. The German raider Stier encountered and sank the American liberty ship SS Stanvac Calcutta while cruising in the South Atlantic Ocean off Brazil. (en)
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  • 1 liberty ship sunk
  • 17 killed,
  • 14 wounded,
  • 37 captured,
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  • 1942-06-06 (xsd:date)
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  • German victory
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  • 1auxiliary cruiser
  • 1liberty ship
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  • The Stanvac Calcutta.
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  • 1 (xsd:integer)
  • 2 (xsd:integer)
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  • The Action of 6 June 1942 was a single ship action fought during World War II. The German raider Stier encountered and sank the American liberty ship SS Stanvac Calcutta while cruising in the South Atlantic Ocean off Brazil. (en)
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  • Action of 6 June 1942 (en)
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  • Action of 6 June 1942 (en)
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