|Builder||Gebroedders van der Windt, Vlaardingen|
|History||Built as President Desire Maas for Societe Anonyme de Remorquage a Helue, Antwerpen. Under British government charter or requisition from 1915 with the name of Desire.|
U-boat attacks on Navy tug Desire
|1||24 Jan 1918||UB 34 (Hellmuth von Ruckteschell)||Sunk||Shelled, scuttled and sunk 2.5 miles NE of Filey||54° 57'N, 0° 35'W||Chatham - Rosyth||10|
|with lighters X6 and X110 in tow of 160t. One of two lifeboats not recovered with 16 men on board, 10 from Desire, 6 from X 6.|
Position of attack on Desire
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