Ships hit during WWI

William H. Starbuck

NameWilliam H. Starbuck
TypeMotor fishing vessel
GRT53 tons
Country  American
Builder?, Tottenville, NY
OperatorRobert A. Sanchez, Jr., Providence, RI
HistoryMotor fishing vessel ("Gas screw")

U-boat attacks on Motor fishing vessel William H. Starbuck

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
110 Aug 1918U 117 (Otto Dröscher)SunkStopped and scuttled 155 miles S1/2SE from the Highland LH
40° 45'N, 67° 10'W


Position of attack on William H. Starbuck

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