Ships hit during WWI

Eugene Pergeline

NameEugene Pergeline
TypeSailing vessel
GRT2,203 tons
Country  French
BuilderChantiers Nantais de Const. Maritimes, Nantes
OperatorSociété Anonyme des Chargeurs de l’Ouest, Nantes
HistorySteel-hulled bark.

U-boat attacks on Sailing vessel Eugene Pergeline

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
115 Mar 1917U 54 (Volkhard von Bothmer)SunkStopped and torpedoed off Fastnet
51° 05'N, 9° 35'W
Tchio - Clyde
nickel ore

According to the crew report, the vessel was shelled and not torpedoed.

Position of attack on Eugene Pergeline

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