Ships hit during WWI

Silverburn

NameSilverburn
TypeSteamer
GRT284 tons
Country  British
Built1914
BuilderMaryport Shipbuilding and Repair Co., Maryport
OperatorDurham Steam Shipping Co. Ltd. (Ross Bros.), Sundeland
History

U-boat attacks on Steamer Silverburn


DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
113 Jun 1917UB 41 (G√ľnther Krause)SunkStopped and sunk by gunfire 4 miles SE of Cove Bay, Aberdeen
57° 04'N, 1° 54'W
Sunderland - Peterhead
coal
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Position of attack on Silverburn


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