Ships hit during WWI

HMT Taipo

NameHMT Taipo
TypeNavy Trawler
GRT247 tons
Country  British
BuilderCochrane & Sons, Ltd., Selby
OperatorRoyal Navy
HistoryPeace-time operator: H. L. Taylor, Grimsby

U-boat attacks on Navy Trawler Taipo

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
124 Jun 1917UC 62 (Max Schmitz)SunkMined betweewn Beachy Head and the Royal Sovereign LV (barrage 378) 50.°41’30”N, 00°19’E.
50° 42'N, 0° 19'E


Position of attack on Taipo

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