Ships hit during WWI

Fiery Cross

NameFiery Cross
TypeSailing vessel
GRT1,448 tons
Country  Norwegian
BuilderCharles Connell & Co., Glasgow
OperatorA/S Fiery Cross (Hansen & Andersen), Larvik
HistoryIron-hull bark.

U-boat attacks on Sailing vessel Fiery Cross

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
13 Jul 1915U 39 (Walter Forstmann)SunkScuttled 70 miles WSW of Scilly Island at 3:00 pm.
48° 55'N, 7° 25'W
Philadelphia – Le Havre

Position of attack on Fiery Cross

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