Ships hit during WWI

Pass Of Balmaha

NamePass Of Balmaha
TypeSailing vessel
GRT1,571 tons
Country  American
BuilderR. Duncan & Co., Port Glasgow
OperatorHarris-Irby Cotton Co., Boston
HistorySteel-hulled ship-rigged sailing vessel.

U-boat attacks on Sailing vessel Pass Of Balmaha

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
124 Jul 1915U 36 (Ernst Graeff)prizeShetland area - taken as a prize and retained.

New York - Arkhangelsk

Taken as s a prize and sent to Cuxhaven. Retained and commissioned as disguised raider Seeadler.

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