Ships hit during WWI

Lord Ridley

NameLord Ridley
TypeNavy Trawler
GRT215 tons
Country  British
BuilderSmith’s Dock Co., Ltd., Middlesbrough
OperatorRoyal Navy
HistoryPeace-time operator: Consolidated Steam Fishing & Ice Co., Grimsby

U-boat attacks on Navy Trawler Lord Ridley

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
110 May 1917UC 40 (Gustav Deuerlich)SunkMined off Whitby
54° 31'N, 0° 37'W


Position of attack on Lord Ridley

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