|Builder||Cochrane & Sons Ltd., Selby|
|History||Pecae-time operator: Kingston Steam Trawling Co. Ltd., Hull|
U-boat attacks on Navy Trawler Ruby
|1||17 Oct 1917||UC 79 (Werner Löwe)||Sunk||Torpedoed off Ushant. No survivors.||48° 50'N, 5° 10'W||18|
|UC 79 fired a torpedo toward the steamer Polvena, which U 53 had torpedoed earlier in the day. UC 79’s torpedo struck Ruby, which was assisting Polvena, and not its intended target.|
Position of attack on Ruby
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