Ships hit during WWI


Photo courtesy of Danish Maritime Museum, Elsinore

TypeSailing vessel
GRT301 tons
Country  Danish
BuilderJ.O. Christensen, Marstal
OperatorH.C. Christensen, Marstal
HistoryThree-masted wood schooner.

U-boat attacks on Sailing vessel Ansgar

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
111 Apr 1917U 52 (Hans Walther)SunkStopped and set on fire 15 miles NE of C. San Antonio
39° 06'N, 0° 30'E
Jacksonville - Barcelona
pitch pine

Position of attack on Ansgar

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