Ships hit during WWI


TypeSailing vessel
GRT964 tons
Country  American
BuilderW. H. Meursing, Amsterdam
OperatorBennett Trading, Portland, Maine
HistoryComposite-hulled (iron-framed, wooden planked) bark. Built as Kersbergen.

U-boat attacks on Sailing vessel Christiane

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
17 Aug 1917U 155 (Karl Meusel)SunkStopped and scuttled 200 miles E of Sao Miguel, Azores
37° 40'N, 20° 40'W
London - New York
in ballast

Position of attack on Christiane

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