Ships hit during WWI

A. B. Sherman

NameA. B. Sherman
TypeSailing vessel
GRT611 tons
Country  American
BuilderR. Crosbie & Son., East Boston, MA
OperatorJonathan May & Sons, Philadelphia

U-boat attacks on Sailing vessel A. B. Sherman

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
126 Jun 1917UC 62 (Max Schmitz)DamagedStopped about 80 miles SW of the Scilly Islands. Attempt to scuttle unsuccesful; vessel later towed into port

Philadelphia - Le Havre
oil and cotton

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