Ships hit during WWI

Elsie Porter

NameElsie Porter
TypeFishing vessel (sail)
GRT136 tons
Country  British
BuilderJ. N. Rafuse, La Have, Nova Scotia
OperatorN. Reinhardt, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia
HistoryWooden schooner. Listed as built in 1911 but not registered until 1912.

U-boat attacks on Fishing vessel (sail) Elsie Porter

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
130 Aug 1918U 117 (Otto Dröscher)SunkStopped and scuttled 290 miles E1/2N from St. John’s, Newfoundland


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