Ships hit during WWI

HMT Onward

NameHMT Onward
TypeNavy Trawler
GRT266 tons
Country  British
BuilderCochrane & Sons Ltd., Selby
OperatorRoyal Navy
HistoryPeace-time operator: Great Northern Steamship Fishing Co. Ltd., Hull

U-boat attacks on Navy Trawler Onward

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
111 Jul 1916U 52 (Hans Walther)SunkSunk by gunfire off Aberdeen
57° 09'N, 2° 00'W


Crew of 14 taken as PoW by U 52

Position of attack on Onward

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