Incident in channel 1946/1947

twister
20th January 2008, 19:04
Shipmates.
Anybody know of an incident that happend in the channel late 1946 1947 when a z class destroyer had in tow a wooden hulled navy supply vessel,owing to bad weather Dover refused entry so turned to go to Folkestone,and damaged bow of supply vessel which sank.Another destroyer the zenith made leeway and picked up about five survivors,the coxwain drowned and was never picked up ,i was told that he was the only one married. Names dates & any information welcome