Ships hit by U-boats

Carica Milica

Yugoslavian Steam merchant

Photo courtesy of Paul Johnson Collection

NameCarica Milica
Type:Steam merchant
Tonnage6,371 tons
Completed1928 - William Doxford & Sons Ltd, Sunderland 
OwnerJugoslavenski Lloyd Akcionarsko Drustvo, Zagreb 
Date of attack18 Nov 1939Nationality:      Yugoslavian
FateSunk by U-19 (Wilhelm Müller-Arnecke)
Position52° 05'N, 1° 41'E - Grid AN 7695
Complement? men (0 dead and ? survivors).
RouteNewcastle - Dubrovnik 
History Completed in February 1928  
Notes on event

At 11.55 hours on 18 Nov 1939 the Carica Milica struck a mine laid the same day by U-19 and sank 3.5 miles 5° off the Shipwash lightvessel. The wreck was later dispersed.

On boardWe have details of 1 people who were on board

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