Ships hit during WWI

Sarah Alice

NameSarah Alice
TypeNavy trawler
GRT299 tons
Country  British
BuilderSmith’s Dock Co., Ltd., Middlesbrough
OperatorRoyal Navy
HistoryPeace-time operator: ew Docks Steam Trawling Co. (Fleetwood) Ltd., Fleetwood

U-boat attacks on Navy trawler Sarah Alice

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
126 Sep 1916U 52 (Hans Walther)SunkTorpedoed and sunk with all hands NW of Fair Isle
59° 45'N, 1° 40'W


Torpedo missed intended target (HMY Conquerer II) and struck and sank Sarah Alice.

Position of attack on Sarah Alice

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