Ships hit during WWI


TypeAuxiliary motor
GRT766 tons
Country  Canadian
BuilderMarine Construction Co. (Canada), Ltd., St. John, N.B.
OperatorMarine Construction Co. (Canada), Ltd., St. John, N.B.
HistoryWood four-masted schooner with auxiliary engine

U-boat attacks on Auxiliary motor Dornfontein

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
12 Aug 1918U 156 (Richard Feldt)SunkCaptured and burnt 25 miles WNW of Brier Island, Nova Scotia. Towed in but a total loss.

St. John, N.B. - Port Natal


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