Ships hit during WWI

Nelson A.

NameNelson A.
TypeFishing vessel (sail)
GRT72 tons
Country  British
Builder?, Shelburne, Nova Scotia
OperatorHenry A. Amiro, Yarmouth, Nova Scotia
HistoryWooden schooner

U-boat attacks on Fishing vessel (sail) Nelson A.

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
14 Aug 1918U 156 (Richard Feldt)SunkStopped and scuttled 25 miles south of Shelburne, Nova Scotia

Lockeport - Yarmouth, Nova Scotia
fish and supplies

Location also given as 25 miles S of the Cape Bressy Light

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