Ships hit during WWI

Barnsley

NameBarnsley
TypeSteam Trawler
GRT144 tons
Country  British
Built1896
BuilderEdwards Bros. Ltd., North Shields
OperatorMersey Steam Trawlers Ltd. (Taylor & Tomlinson Ltd.), Fleetwood
History

U-boat attacks on Steam Trawler Barnsley


DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
113 Feb 1917U 78 (Otto Dröscher)SunkStopped and scuttled 13 miles N of Inishtrahull



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Skipper and chief engineer taken prisoner.


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