Ships hit during WWI

HMD Forward Iii

NameHMD Forward Iii
TypeNavy Drifter
GRT89 tons
Country  British
BuilderJohn Chambers & Co. Ltd., Lowestoft
OperatorRoyal Navy
HistoryWooden-hulled. Peace-time operator: Alexander Bruce, Buckie

U-boat attacks on Navy Drifter Forward Iii

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
131 Mar 1917UC 6 (Werner von Zerboni di Sposetti)SunkMined S of Shipwash LV 51°57‘30”N, 01°48’30”E.
51° 58'N, 1° 49'E


Barrage 260

Position of attack on Forward Iii

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