Ships hit during WWI


TypeSailing vessel
GRT1,241 tons
Country  French
BuilderA. Stephen & Sons, Dundee
OperatorAnt. Dom. Bordes et fils, Dunkerque
HistoryThree-masted iron-hulled bark.

U-boat attacks on Sailing vessel Victorine

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
16 Oct 1917U 89 (August Mildenberger)SunkShelled and sunk about 96 miles NW of Cape Ortegal.
44° 50'N, 9° 30'W
Bordeaux - Fort de France

Capt. Arsene Mathieu. Though attacked on the 6th, vessel sank only the next day.

Position of attack on Victorine

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