Ships hit during WWI

Ethelwynne

NameEthelwynne
TypeSteamer
GRT3,230 tons
Country  British
Built1904
BuilderW. Doxford & Sons, Ltd., Sunderland
OperatorHarrowing SS. Co., Ltd. (Robt. Harrowing & Co.), Whitby
History

U-boat attacks on Steamer Ethelwynne


DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
126 Jul 1917U 71 (Walter Gude)DamagedMined 6 miles off Fetlar, Shetlands - Damaged only and towed to port
60° 36'N, 0° 37'W
White Sea - Cardiff
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Ethewynn was hit in the same area as french S/S FLORE the same day

Position of attack on Ethelwynne

Note. Map of attack temporarily disabled due to huge Google Maps price increase (20 July 2018).


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