Ships hit during WWI

Atle Jarl

NameAtle Jarl
GRT1,249 tons
Country  Norwegian
BuilderIrvine SB. & Eng. Co., Ltd., Irvine
OperatorDet Nordenfjeldske Dampskibsselskab, Trondheim
HistoryBuilt as Navarre for Moss Steamship Co., Ltd., Liverpool. Sold in 1911 to Det Nordenfjeldske Dampskibsselskab and renamed Atle Jarl.

U-boat attacks on Steamer Atle Jarl

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
121 Oct 1916U 78 (Otto Dröscher)prize16 miles off the SW Norwegian coast

Trondheim & Bergen - Newcastle
general cargo

Taken as prize and retained.

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