|Operator||Jules Anger, Sables d'Olonne|
|History||Master Louis Huguet
See also http://www.wrecksite.eu/wreck.aspx?132560|
U-boat attacks on Sailing vessel Argos
|1||15 Feb 1917||UC 66 (Herbert Pustkuchen)||Sunk||Biscay SW of Sables d\'Olonne||46.19N, 01.59W||Fishing||0|
|Argos, master Louis Huguet, had just started fishing when shells fired by a submarine 500m away, surrounded the sloop. The fishermen evacuated hastily and as they were boarding a boat, a direct hit made the Argos sink almost immediately. The 5 men then pulled for the coast where they landed safely.
(c/o B. de Maisonneuve)
Position of attack on Argos
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