Ships hit during WWI

West Lothian

NameWest Lothian
TypeSailing vessel
GRT1,887 tons
Country  Norwegian
BuilderC. Connell & Co., Glasgow
OperatorA/S West Lothian (T. Dannevig & Co.), Sandefjord
HistoryFour-masted iron-hulled barque.

U-boat attacks on Sailing vessel West Lothian

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
118 Apr 1917U 93 (Edgar von Spiegel von und zu Peckelsheim)SunkStopped and then sunk by torpedo 50 miles W of Shetland Islands
60° 55'N, 3° 30'W
Buenos Aires – Christiania
maize and oilcake

Position of attack on West Lothian

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