12th March

Inshore lifeboat launched at 0350 to 3 adult males reported marooned on old ex-Russian Submarine moored at Strood, persons were trying to make their way ashore, when their small inflatable dinghy started leaking. ILB arrived on scene and recovered the males and landed then ashore to Police at Strood. ILB returned to station at 0544. NE Lt Airs.