Ships hit during WWI


Photo courtesy of Danish Maritime Museum, Elsinore

TypeAuxiliary motor
GRT63 tons
Country  Danish
BuilderJ. Ring Andersen, Svendborg
OperatorLevin & Salamonsen, Copenhagen
HistoryWooden schooner with an auxiliary motor.

U-boat attacks on Auxiliary motor Motor

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
16 Jul 1917U 58 (Karl Scherb)SunkStopped and sunk by gunnery 70 miles WNW of Utsire
59° 22'N, 2° 45'E
Copenhagen - Reykjavik
general cargo

Position of attack on Motor

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