Max Depth - 38m
Tonnage - 1764
Length - 252
Date sunk - 18 Jun 1944
Type of vessel - Steam Ship
How sunk – Ariel torpedo from German aircraft
Former names – None
Wreck height - 4m
The Albert C Fields was on her way to Penarth for the invasion
beaches of Normandy with US mail and 2500 tons of ammunition. She is
believed to have been hit by a German night bomber. She listed to
starboard and two explosions were heard as she split in two.
The wreck is now in 2 pieces approximately 70m apart with a debris field of damaged ammunition in between.